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Week 4
Grace Period Ending Set up time to talk w/ Mrs.Pierce Set up Monthly Team Meeting 108 Vocab Test 109 B Discussion Based Assessment (Talk w/ Mrs.Pierce) 109 A-Module 1 Exam
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Week 6
Speak out! These individuals provided a voice for the colony and helped shape the destiny of American and Americans. Find out how the pen can be as mighty or mightier than the sword!

Week 7

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Meet some non-European Americans

205a Olaudah Equiano Horrors of life on a slave ship 205b Slave Ship Presentation  Your Show! Have Fun! Native American Culture & Society

See the movie Amazing Grace: this is Equianos story in film.

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Week 8
Set up time to talk w/ Mrs.Pierce 207 Colonial Entertainment 208 Vocab Test 209 B Discussion Based Assessment (Talk w/ Mrs.Pierce) 209 A-Module 2 Review-Exam

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The Romantic Period ushered in a time of lofty idealistic ideas about finding ones true identity, purifying ones soul and being true to oneself. To transcend is to go above & beyond what you & others think is possible.

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301 Timeline 302 The Romantics The Transcendentalists 303 Emerson Thoreau

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Week 10

19th Century Slaves & Poets


304a
Fredrick Douglass Quiz

304b
Discussion Board

305 Holmes & Longfellow


Prior to the 1861 Civil War, many lighthearted Americans enjoyed sitting around the fireside reading & listening to poetry. Meanwhile, other folk slaved away in the fields.

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Tales of Terror
306 Moby Dick 307a Edgar Allen Poe 307b Crossword
The Romantics go over the top creating fiction that exposes the scarier side of ourselves. See what tales can be told by several 19th century masters of the darker side of life.

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Week 12
Set up time to talk w/ Mrs.Pierce Set up Monthly Team Meeting 308 Vocab Test 309 A-Module 3 ReviewExam
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Week 13
401
Timeline

Powerful words & Images


402

Gettysburg Address
403 Images of War

Romantic notions die as our country is split apart. When brother kills brother and family fights family, America enters one of the ugliest periods of our nations history, Who can reunite & revive the great nation we strived so hard to become?

Week 14

Mrs.Pierce English 3 If death came calling for you, how would you respond? What are the last thoughts of a dying man; in the final minutes of life; what flashes before our eyes and fills our heads?

Tales from the grave


404a &c
Owl Creek Bridge

404b
Discussion Post/Response

405
Dunbar & Dickinson

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Week 15

Views from the front


406 Civil War Biographies 407 Vocabulary 408 Module Review/Oral Assessment
Through pictures and words, we meet those who fought and died trying to separate or to unite our country.

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Week 16
Time to take your exam! Study hard and earn that credit!! 409 Semester I Exam

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CONGRATULATION Time for S the


Sem I Exam. Your Credit Awaits! Finish Strong!

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101 Declare your Pace 501 Timeline Quiz (access through assessments) 502 Realism (5 short answers-use complete
sentences)

Week 1

Its nearing the end of the 19th Century, and the bloody carnage of the Civil War has given Americans a rude awakening to the horrors of war and the human heartwhere brother can and does kill brother. A new group of writers emerge. Their writing gives the public a heavy dose of reality. The Realistic Writers uncover some of the dirt previous generations wanted kept secret. Much like our Dr. Phil, Oprah & Jerry Springer, these writers tell it like it is.

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Week 2

Welcome to REALITY

WORKERS PROTECT

PEOPLE

Faulkner, Lewis & others shed light on life in the USA (the good and the bad).

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505 Jack London **


6 S/A short answers; 1 E/A extended answer ; 5 paragraph essay

Week 3

506 Mark Twain


Quizaccess through Assessments

When Man vs Nature Does Nature always win?

* Only the strong survive? * We can change our destiny? * We can conquer nature?
** Username flvs to enter SAS website, then 145 in Quick Launch box

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Week 4
Grace Period Ending Set up time to talk w/ Mrs.Pierce 507 A Wild West Work 507 B Wild West Work 508 Vocab Test 509 Module Review
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601 Timeline
(Quiz in Assessments)

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Week 5

602a To Kill a Mockingbird quiz

It is the time of the Great Depression of the 1930s. There is a great divide between blacks & whites, rich & poor, crazy & sane. Prejudice lurks in the hearts of mankind. Only the bravest dare battle against the monster. Sometimes the bravest are the smallest, the youngest and the weakest which is why it is a sin to kill a mockingbird!

NOTE: While you are working on your paper, keep moving forward in Mod 6!

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Gather your information and get started


602b (Research Quiz - take after youve started research paper and have at least one resource) ) 602c (Outline) Your choice of topic:

Week 6

Similarities between Harper Lees life and Scouts Comparison of Scotsboro Trials and Tom Robinsons Is To Kill a Mockingbird a timeless classic?

Research paper
6.03 Resear ch paper due

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Week 7

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604a
Read The Chrysanthemums

Week 8

604b
Create a mythological creature

605
Duke Ellington & Langston Hughes

606a
Hemmingways Writing Tips

606b
Read from: The Sun Also Rises

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Week 9
Schedule Talk with Mrs.Pierce 607 Vocab Test 608 B Discussion Based Assessment (Talk w/ Mrs.Pierce) 608 A-Module 6 Exam
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The Contemporary Era

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701
Partner Timeline

Week 10

702a
House on Mango Street Test

702b
Your Personal Timeline/Scrapbook

Week 11

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The Vietnam War


During the 1960 & 1970s Americas participation in the Vietnam War divided the nation and sparked various freedom movements across the country.

703a
Vietnam Photo Journal

703b
Songs of Vietnam Era

703c
Vietnam Discussion

704
Kennedy & King

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Week 12
Science Fiction

The popularity of Science Fiction writers, works, television shows and movies has exploded since the 1950s when shows like The Twilight Zone & Dr. Who first debuted. Lets look at one of the Americas great Sci-Fi writers.

705a
Kurt Vonnegut: EPICAC

705b
Discussion Post

706
Kurt Vonnegut: Harrison Bergeron

Week 13

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707
Sylvia Plath

708
Vocabulary

709
Mod 7 Exam

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Week 14

Spotlight on YOU!
801 Reflect & Interview 802 Write an editorial

Now its time to show-off your talent! First you will interview a member of the press to learn about the ins and outs of being a reporter, and then you will begin work on YOUR FINAL EDITION! This week you will write your premiere news story!

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Week 15

Final edition
803 Write your final letter to the editor

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Week 16

This is THE END. Let me know your thoughts!

Exam & Celebrate!

CONGRATULATION Time for S the


Sem 2 Exam Your Credit Awaits Finish Strong!