Short Story Unit Calendar

22

Speeches (English 11)

Intro + “The Old Man at the Bridge” (Honors)

23

Intro + “The Old Man at the Bridge” (English 11)

HW: Answer ?s @ end of story (English 11)

Discussion + Packet (Honors)

HW: “To Build a Fire” (Honors)

24

Discussion

Begin reading

HW: “To Build a Fire” (English 11)

Small group/whole class discussion (Honors)

HW: “The Minister’s Black Veil” (Honors)

25

Discussion

Begin reading

HW: “The Minister’s Black Veil” (English 11)

HW: “The Harness” (Honors)

28

Discussion

Begin HW reading

HW: Begin “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber” (Honors)

29

In Class: Read “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber”

HW: Finish reading and fill out packet for this story.

30

Discussion

HW: Start a new note page for the Macomber story. Fill in with your new, better understanding of the story. Will be checked.

HW: Which story will you write about? Re-read this story tonight and add to your notes in a different pen color. (Honors)

OCTOBER

1

Demo: Writing a Literary Analysis

HW: Begin Brainstorming and Evidence W/S

2

Comma Pre-Test

In Class: Complete Brainstorming and Evidence W/S

HW: Complete Rough Outline on back of packet

5

Check Outlines

Commas

Demo: Typed Outline

HW: Finish typed outline by end of class tomorrow

6

Comma Practice

Check Typed Outline at End of Class!

HW: Be sure you have good TEXT evidence (quote from and paraphrase from the text!)

7

Comma Practice

Lesson: Parts of an Essay

Convert your outline into a typed rough draft

HW: Typed Rough Draft DUE TOMORROW

8

Comma Practice

Writer’s Workshop (Self-Editing)

9

Comma Practice

Writer’s Workshop (Peer Editing)

HW: Revise and Edit Essay. Due by 7:30 AM on Turnitin and bring a printed copy

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