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									                                             Freshman English – First Semester 2012-2013

                                                       Foundation of Literature Unit

Assignment                                       Brief Description                                           Date Due
1. Figurative Language Quiz #1                   Terms to definition – matching                              9/14
2. Pre-Test for Vocabulary 1.1                   Pass @ 90% = skip MS and test                               9/21
3. Mastery sheet for Vocabulary 1.1              Follow directions precisely                                 9/25
4. Post-test for Vocabulary 1.1                  multiple-choice                                             10/5
5. "Most Dangerous Game" paragraph               See written directions                                      10/9
6. Pre-test Vocabulary 1.2                       same as #1                                                  10/12
7. “Most Dangerous Game” comp quiz **            multiple-choice, goal 90%                                   10/15
8. "My English" comp Quiz                        Goal 90%                                                    10/19
9. Mastery sheet for Vocabulary 1.2              same as #1                                                  10/19
10. POV short stories                            Peer evaluated by rubric                                    10/25
11. Test for Vocabulary 1.2                      multiple-choice                                             10/26
12. "Tell-Tale Heart" Quiz                       90%                                                         10/30
13. Figurative Language Quiz #2                  Terms to examples                                           11/2
14. Pre-test for Vocabulary 1.3                  Goal 90%                                                    11/2
15. “Prince Delightful” paragraph                See written directions                                      11/6
16. “Prince Delightful” comp Quiz **             Goal 90%                                                    11/7
17. Mastery Sheet for Vocabulary 1.3             same as #1                                                  11/9
18. Post-test for Vocabulary 1.3                 multiple-choice                                             11/16
19. "Scarlet Ibis" paragraph                     See written directions                                      11/19
20. “Scarlet Ibis” comp Quiz **                  Goal 90%, multiple –choice                                  11/20
21. “Scarlet Ibis” Study Guide                   Answer in complete sentences                                11/20
22. Sixth Sense SG                               Answer in complete sentences, in class                      11/28
23. Sixth Sense analysis                         Cooperative Assignment                                      12/3
24. "Heyday" comp                                Goal 90%                                                    12/7
25. Outline for “Heyday” essay                                                                               12/10
26. Rough draft "Heyday" essay                   Signed, edited by parents                                   12/12
27. Final draft for “Heyday” essay                                                                           12/14
28. Foundation Final                             two-day comprehensive exam                                  12/13-12/14
29. Outside Reading Project #1                   Follow Directions                                           12/17


                                                               Literature Unit

Assignment                                       Brief Description                                           Date Due
1. Vocabulary 1.4 pre-test                       same as #1                                                  1/4
2. Greek Myth Quiz                               Fill in the Blank                                           1/7
3. Vocabulary 1.4 Mastery Sheet                                                                              1/11
4. Test for Vocabulary 1.4                                                                                   1/18
5. ATTWN Tea Quiz                                                                                            1/25
6. ATTWN Accusation                                                                                          1/29


* Scoring 90% or better on these quizzes allows student to elect to skip figurative language section of Foundation Final.

** Scoring 90% or better on these quizzes allows student to elect to skip the comprehension section of the Foundation Unit Final and/or The
Odyssey final (with their cumulative % of quizzes used in lieu of the final’s score for this section.)

Portfolio Assignments indicate an opportunity for students, dependent on the quality of assignment, to have a paper submitted into their
portfolio.

These dates are subject to change. Use them as a guideline. Remember you may work ahead; you may not work behind!

								
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