1st: SOL Remediation
2nd: English 11 Inclusion-Ms. Ellis
4th: English 11
5th: English 11 Inclusion-Ms.Ellis
6th: English 11 Inclusion- Ms. Ellis
7th: English 11
EOC SOL Reading Test: May 7
Interims: April 28-May 2
Textbooks: (A) Elements of Literature (B) Language Network*
(C) Literature and Language * (D) Scholastic Scope Literature*
*Texts B, C, and D are classroom sets.
Weekly Lesson Plans
Mon.: Review idioms on the Smart Board for the SOL EOC Reading Test. Literary terms quiz. Begin A Raisin in the Sun with an information search that students will complete. Choose parts and begin Act I, Scene I in Tex C, pp. 844+.
Tues.: All classes report to the Science Lab to do practice SOL reading questions from My Portaportal on the Tami Maloney site. All tests are interactive.
Wed.: Review fact/opinion for the SOL Reading Test with a worksheet for students to complete. Go over the worksheet in class. Continue reading Act I, Scene 1 from A Raisin in the Sun, pp. 845-861. Homework: Complete a worksheet on Latin roots.
Thurs.: Go over the worksheet on Latin roots and view the types of questions that may be asked on the SOL Reading test on the Smart Board. Also, review inferences, give a sample exercise, and go over in class .Continue reading Act I, Scene 1 of A Raisin in the Sun, pp. 845-861 in Text C.
Fri.: Give worksheet on the four types of writing styles (expository, persuasive,descriptive, and narrative) as an SOL Reading review, and go over in class. Finish Act I, Scene 1 of A Raisin in the Sun from Text C, pp. 845-861.
April 28-May 2
Mon.: Give "Paired Passage" exercise and go over in class. Begin Act I Scene 2 of A Raisin in the Sun, pp. 861-871, in Text C.
Tues.: All classes report to the Science Lab to do the Practice Item Guide for the EOC Reading Test. When students finish, they will log on to the Tami Maloney site and do an interactive SOL reading test.
Wed.: Do SOL Reading questions from a poem called "The Eagle" by Alfred Lord Tennyson and go over in class. Finish Act I of A Raisin in the Sun and give a quiz.
Thurs.: Give a sample SOL Reading Test and go over the questions in class. Begin Act I, Scene I of A Raisin in the Sun from Text C, pp. 874-883.
Fri.: Give an inference worksheet and go over in class. Also, review possible literary terms for the SOL Reading Test on theSmart Board (understatement, overstatement, paradox, etc.) Finish Act II, Scene 1 of A Raisin in the Sun.
Course Syllabus for English 11 Standard and Inclusion