ELA 90: Unit Plan & News
Contact Info: rdelainey@lcbi.sk.ca
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June 9th
Please be advised that I've changed the calendar below, i.e. I moved assignment to be due at the end of reading the novells (Wednesday, June 17th). I've
moved writing assignments 3 and 4 to be completed the week before (Friday, June 12th). Everything else is the same.

Monday, May 25th

1.Work period for chapters 10, 11 and 12.

Tuesday, May 26th

1. Work period for chapters 10, 11 and 12.

Wednesday, May 27th

1. Meet 11: 15 am sharp. Correcting 10, 11 and 12.

Thursday, May 28th

1. Meet at 1:30 to finish marking chapter based vocabulary, summaries, and questions.

Friday, May 29th

1. Outsiders Exam. Log into your Quia Account for the ELA 90 class. Check the test link. Click the test link.

Monday, June 1st

1. Meet at 11:15 to start the Old Man & the Sea novel study. Show students where everything is and how to navigate the site.

2. Present "Hemingway and the Man" PowerPoint (a biography of the novel's author).

3. Assign reading: read pages 1 to 10.

Tuesday, June 2nd

1. Read pages 1 to 10.

2. Work on writing assignment 1. Due: Monday, June 8th.

Wednesday, June 3rd

1. Read pages 11 to 20.

Thursday, June 4th

1. Read pages 11 to 20.

2. Work on wriitng assignment 2. Due: Monday, June 8th.

Friday, June 5th

1.Meet at 11:15 to touch base about the story and see how everyone is progressing.

2. We discussed writing assignment #1 today. We started discussing assignment #2 (the one covering theme) but ended up stopping, i.e. I changed my mind when I want to discuss it. I think we should return to assignment #2 at the end of the novella's reading. We'll discuss assignment #2 on Wednesday, June 17th.

Monday, June 8th

1. Read pages 21 to 32.

2. Work on assignments 3 and 4. These assignments are both due to be discussed on Friday, June 12th.

 

Tuesday, June 9th

1. Read pages 21 to 32.

2. Work on assignments 3 and 4.

 

Wednesday, June 10th

1. Read pages 33 to 43.

2. Work on assignments 3 and 4.

Thursday, June 11th

1. Read pages 33 to 43.

2. Work on assignments 3 and 4. These are due for tomorrow.

Friday, June 12th

1. Meet at 11:15 to discuss biblical references and allusions made in Old Man & the Sea (click here to access the relevant website).

2. We are going to focus on discussing writing assignments 3 and 4.

3. Remember to complete assignment #2 for next Wednesday.

Monday, June 15th

1. Read pages 43 to 48 (finish the book).

2. Spend any time remaining finishing writing assignments 3 and 4.

3. If you have finished everything consider completing one of the following quizes to practice for the upcoming novel end test.

SparkNotes Test

GradeSaver Test

SoftSchools Test

CliffsNotes Test

Tuesday, June 16th

1. Finish reading book.

2. Finish remaining writing assignments and submit them to Mr. Delainey.

3. If you have finished everything consider completing one of the following quizes to practice for the upcoming novel end test.

SparkNotes Test

GradeSaver Test

SoftSchools Test

CliffsNotes Test

Wednesday, June 17th

1. Meet at 11:15 to discuss answers and responses to writing assignments 3 and 4. We are going to discuss assignment #2 (related to theme).

2. Any time remaining students should go through their writing assignments by studying them, i.e. there are questions related to these assignments on the test.

You can also play one of the quizzes listed below.

SparkNotes Test

GradeSaver Test

SoftSchools Test

CliffsNotes Test

 

Thursday, June 18th

1. Work period. Complete and submit any missing assignments.

 

Friday, June 19th

1. Old Man & the Sea test. Log in to Quia to write the test.