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Homework for the Week of 3/19 - 3/22 

  • Tuesday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 8 and 9 QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/19 (G period)/WEDNESDAY 3/20 (D & F period) on Socrative; VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22; The Great Gatsby Essay - DUE MONDAY 3/25; The Great Gatsby EXAM - Wednesday 3/27
  • Wednesday: VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22; The Great Gatsby Essay - DUE MONDAY 3/25; The Great Gatsby EXAM - Wednesday 3/27
  • Thursday: VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22; The Great Gatsby Essay - DUE MONDAY 3/25; The Great Gatsby EXAM - Wednesday 3/27
  • Friday: The Great Gatsby Essay - DUE MONDAY 3/25; The Great Gatsby EXAM - Wednesday 3/27; VOCAB Unit 13 Exercises DUE MONDAY 4/1 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 13 QUIZ - TUESDAY 4/2; EXTRA CREDIT VOCAB QUIZ - date TBA


THURSDAY 3/14 - I will be absent today. Please check our Google Classroom for the assignment to be completed. After you complete the assignment please continue reading chapter 7 of The Great Gatsby for our quiz tomorrow. Please feel free to continue reading past chapter 7. See you Friday!


Homework for the Week of 3/11 - 3/15 

  • Monday: VOCAB Unit 11 Exercises DUE MONDAY 3/11 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/12; The Great Gatsby Chapter 5 and 6 QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 3/13 on Socrative; The Great Gatsby Chapter 7 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/15 on Socrative
  • Tuesday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 5 and 6 QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 3/13 on Socrative; The Great Gatsby Chapter 7 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/15 on Socrative; VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22
  • Wednesday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 7 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/15 on Socrative; VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22
  • Thursday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 7 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/15 on Socrative; VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22
  • Friday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 8 and 9 QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 3/20 on Socrative; VOCAB Unit 12 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 3/21 AT MIDNIGHT and VOCAB UNIT 12 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/22; The Great Gatsby Essay - DUE MONDAY 3/25


Homework for the Week of 3/5 - 3/8 

  • Tuesday: Finish "Do Now" questions for Chapters 1 and 2 of The Great Gatsby - DUE WEDNESDAY 3/6; The Great Gatsby Chapter 3 and 4 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/8; VOCAB Unit 11 Exercises DUE MONDAY 3/11 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/12
  • Wednesday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 3 and 4 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/8; VOCAB Unit 11 Exercises DUE MONDAY 3/11 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/12
  • Thursday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 3 and 4 QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/8; VOCAB Unit 11 Exercises DUE MONDAY 3/11 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/12
  • Friday: The Great Gatsby Chapter 5 and 6 QUIZ - MONDAY 3/11; VOCAB Unit 11 Exercises DUE MONDAY 3/11 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/12


Homework for the Week of 2/25 - 3/1 

  • Monday: Write Final Draft of Evidence-Based Argument Essay - PRINTED HARD-COPY DUE IN-CLASS ON TUESDAY 2/26; Please have a physical copy of The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald to be checked in class WEDNESDAY 2/27; VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1
  • Tuesday: Finish reading "Winter Dreams" in the Pearson eTextbook (p. 730-752) and complete the vocabulary and characterization questions on the handout - due WEDNESDAY 2/27; Please have a physical copy of The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald to be checked in class WEDNESDAY 2/27; VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1
  • Wednesday: VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1; Finish reading chapters 1 and 2 of The Great Gatsby - QUIZ MONDAY 3/4 on Socrative 
  • Thursday: VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1; Finish reading chapters 1 and 2 of The Great Gatsby - QUIZ MONDAY 3/4 on Socrative
  • Friday:  Finish reading chapters 1 and 2 of The Great Gatsby - QUIZ MONDAY 3/4 on Socrative; VOCAB Unit 11 Exercises DUE MONDAY 3/11 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 3/12


Homework for the Week of 2/11 - 2/15 

  • Monday: Write an intro paragraph for the Evidence-Based Argument Essay - please save a copy on an app such as Google Docs or Notability then copy and paste the paragraph to the assignment labeled "HW - 2/11/19 - Intro Paragraph" DUE TUESDAY 2/12 by 8AM *Make-ups are not permitted for this homework unless you are absent - missing homework will lead to a deduction from the total essay grade*; VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13
  • Tuesday: VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13; Write a body paragraph for the Evidence-Based Argument Essay - please save a copy on an app such as Google Docs or Notability then copy and paste the paragraph to the assignment labeled "HW - 2/12/19 - Body Paragraph 1" DUE THURSDAY 2/14 by 8AM *Make-ups are not permitted for this homework unless you are absent - missing homework will lead to a deduction from the total essay grade*
  • Wednesday: Write a body paragraph for the Evidence-Based Argument Essay - please save a copy on an app such as Google Docs or Notability then copy and paste the paragraph to the assignment labeled "HW - 2/12/19 - Body Paragraph 1" DUE THURSDAY 2/14 by 8AM *Make-ups are not permitted for this homework unless you are absent - missing homework will lead to a deduction from the total essay grade*; VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1
  • Thursday: Organize all draft paragraphs on either Google Docs or Notability to be shared with a partner in class FRIDAY 2/15; VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1
  • Friday:  Write Final Draft of Evidence-Based Argument Essay - PRINTED HARD-COPY DUE IN-CLASS ON TUESDAY 2/26; VOCAB Unit 10 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 2/28 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 3/1


Homework for the Week of 2/5 - 2/8 

  • Tuesday: Open "Argumentative Text Sets" on Google Classroom and open Text 3.1 and choose one political cartoon to discuss then answer the questions on Google Classroom labeled "Homework -2/5/19- Political Cartoons" - DUE WEDNESDAY 2/6; VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13
  • Wednesday: Open "Argumentative Text Sets" on Google Classroom and read Text 4.1 and answer the homework on Google Classroom labeled "Homework 2/6/19 - Rogers and the NSA" - DUE THURSDAY 2/7; VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13
  • Thursday: Open "Argumentative Text Sets" on Google Classroom and read Text 4.3 and answer the homework on Google Classroom labeled "Homework 2/7/19 - Obama & the NSA Threat" - DUE FRIDAY 2/8; VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13
  • Friday:  Finish "Developing a Position & Evaluating Arguments Worksheet" - DUE MONDAY 2/11; VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13


Homework for the Week of 1/28 - 2/1 

  • Monday: Open "Argumentative Text Sets" on Google Classroom and read Texts 1.1 and 1.2 then answer the questions on Google Classroom labeled "Homework - 1/28/19 - The 4th Amendment & "Your Digital Trail"" - DUE TUESDAY 1/29; VOCAB Unit 8 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/31 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 2/1
  • Tuesday: Open "Argumentative Text Sets" on Google Classroom and read Texts 2.1 and 2.2 then answer the questions on Google Classroom labeled "Homework - 1/29/19 - "Mining Data" & "The U.S.A. Patriot Act"" - DUE WEDNESDAY 1/30; VOCAB Unit 8 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/31 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 2/1
  • Wednesday: Open "Argumentative Text Sets" on Google Classroom and read Text 2.4 then answer the questions on Google Classroom labeled "Homework - 1/30/19 - "President Bush's Remarks"" - DUE THURSDAY 1/31; VOCAB Unit 8 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/31 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 2/1
  • Thursday: VOCAB Unit 8 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/31 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 2/1
  • Friday:  VOCAB Unit 9 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 2/12 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 2/13

Homework for the Week of 1/14 - 1/18 

*Prep for in-class essay during hour-period this week*

  • Monday: EXTRA CREDIT Vocabulary QUIZ (Units 4-6) - THURSDAY 1/17; VOCAB Unit 7 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 1/22 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/23
  • Tuesday: EXTRA CREDIT Vocabulary QUIZ (Units 4-6) - THURSDAY 1/17; VOCAB Unit 7 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 1/22 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/23
  • Wednesday: EXTRA CREDIT Vocabulary QUIZ (Units 4-6) - THURSDAY 1/17; VOCAB Unit 7 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 1/22 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/23
  • Thursday: VOCAB Unit 7 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 1/22 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/23
  • Friday: VOCAB Unit 7 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 1/22 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/23


Homework for the Week of 1/7 - 1/11 

  • Monday: Finish Perspective Writing Assignment - DUE TOMORROW 1/8 BY 8AM on Google Classroom; Study for A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 & 3 QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/9; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Tuesday: Study for A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 & 3 QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/9; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Wednesday: Prepare for in-class essay on A Raisin in the Sun - NEXT WEEK DURING HOUR PERIOD; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Thursday: Prepare for in-class essay on A Raisin in the Sun - NEXT WEEK DURING HOUR PERIOD; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Friday:  Prepare for in-class essay on A Raisin in the Sun - NEXT WEEK DURING HOUR PERIOD; EXTRA CREDIT Vocabulary QUIZ (Units 4-6) - THURSDAY 1/17; VOCAB Unit 7 Exercises DUE TUESDAY 1/22 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - WEDNESDAY 1/23

Homework for the Week of 12/17 - 12/20 

  • Monday: Finish Biography poem - DUE TUESDAY 12/18; Finish reading A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 Scene 1 and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE WEDNESDAY 12/19; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Tuesday:  Finish reading A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 Scene 1 and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE WEDNESDAY 12/19; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Wednesday: Finish reading the drama A Raisin in the Sun (Act 2 Scene 2 - END) and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE FRIDAY 1/4; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Thursday: Finish reading the drama A Raisin in the Sun (Act 2 Scene 2 - END) and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE FRIDAY 1/4; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11


Homework for the Week of 12/10 - 12/14 

  • Monday: VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11; Complete Poetry Analysis Project - DUE TUESDAY 12/11
  • Tuesday:  Finish reading A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 Scene 1 and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE THURSDAY 12/12; A Raisin in the Sun - QUIZ on Background Information & Act 1 Sc. 1 - FRIDAY 12/14; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11 
  • Wednesday: Finish reading A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 Scene 1 and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE THURSDAY 12/12; A Raisin in the Sun - QUIZ on Background Information & Act 1 Sc. 1 - FRIDAY 12/14; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11 
  • Thursday: Study for A Raisin in the Sun QUIZ on Background Information & Act 1 Sc. 1 - FRIDAY 12/14; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11
  • Friday: Finish reading A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 Scene 2 and answer the questions on Google Classroom for the assigned reading - DUE MONDAY 12/17; VOCAB Unit 6 Exercises DUE THURSDAY 1/10 AT MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 1/11

Homework for the Week of 12/3 - 12/6 

  • Monday: Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5; Choice of Poem for Poetry Analysis Project - DUE BY WEDNESDAY 12/5; VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11; Poetry Analysis Project - DUE TUESDAY 12/11 
  • Tuesday:  Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5; Choice of Poem for Poetry Analysis Project - DUE BY WEDNESDAY 12/5; VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11; Poetry Analysis Project - DUE TUESDAY 12/11
  • Wednesday:  VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11; Complete Poetry Analysis Project - DUE TUESDAY 12/11
  • Thursday: VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11; Complete Poetry Analysis Project - DUE TUESDAY 12/11


Homework for the Week of 11/26 - 11/30 

  • Monday: Answer the following questions on Google Classroom - (Pearson eTextbook page 721 #1a, 1c, 2a, 4) - DUE TOMORROW 11/27; VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29; Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3; Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5
  • Tuesday:  Answer the questions on Google Classroom based on the Emily Dickinson poem discussed in class - DUE TOMORROW 11/28; VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29; Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3; Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5
  • Wednesday: VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29; Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3; Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5
  • Thursday: Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3; Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5; VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11
  • Friday: Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3; Work on Poetry Analysis Project - Poem choice due WEDNESDAY 12/5 / Final Project DUE TUESDAY 12/11; Study for Poetry Exam - WEDNESDAY 12/5; VOCAB Unit 5 exercises DUE MONDAY 12/10 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - TUESDAY 12/11

Homework for the Week of 11/19 - 11/21 

  • Monday: Read the short examples of poetry on Google Classroom and list ONE example of how the poet uses a literary device per EACH example (labeled "HW-11/19/18 - Identifying Literary Devices") - DUE TOMORROW 11/20; VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29; Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3
  • Tuesday:  Choose 1 school-appropriate song and identify ONE literary device it uses in its lyrics and EXPLAIN what that device emphasizes in the song's meaning (labeled "HW-11/20/18 - Analyzing Lyrics")- DUE MONDAY 11/26; VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29; Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3
  • Wednesday: Choose 1 school-appropriate song and identify ONE literary device it uses in its lyrics and EXPLAIN what that device emphasizes in the song's meaning (labeled "HW-11/20/18 - Analyzing Lyrics")- DUE MONDAY 11/26; VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29; Get a physical copy of A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry by Monday 12/3


Homework for the Week of 11/13 - 11/16 

  • Tuesday: VOCAB Unit 3 exercises DUE THURSDAY 11/15 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 11/16
  • Wednesday: VOCAB Unit 3 exercises DUE THURSDAY 11/15 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 11/16
  • Thursday: VOCAB Unit 3 exercises DUE THURSDAY 11/15 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - FRIDAY 11/16
  • Friday: VOCAB Unit 4 exercises DUE WEDNESDAY 11/28 BY MIDNIGHT & QUIZ - THURSDAY 11/29
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