Unit 3: The Nature of Identity

Week of 11/16

Enduring Understandings and Essential Questions

  • How do authors explore identity through characters in works of literature?
  • What can we learn about ourselves through a literary character's experiences?

Monday, 11/16

  • Monsters vs. Dinosaurs Presentations


Skills of Focus:

  • Making Connections Across Texts and Media
  • Listening and Speaking


Homework:

  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 11/16 and 8:00am 12/4)
  • EdPuzzles due 8:00am Monday

Tuesday, 11/17

  • SSR
  • Assign Lit Circles, Browse Novel Choices


Skills of Focus:

  • Research


Homework:

  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 11/16 and 8:00am 12/4)
  • EdPuzzles due 8:00am Monday
Select Your Novel

Form Must Be Complete by 8:00am Wednesday

Wednesday, 11/18

IRP Sign-Up due 8:00am

  • SSR
  • Introduce Discussion Boards (Post 1 due 12/2) - see the Novel List here
  • Lit Circles Dialectical Journal due 12/10
  • AP Multiple Choice Practice


Skills of Focus:
  • Literary Analysis

Homework:
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 11/16 and 8:00am 12/4)
  • EdPuzzles due 8:00am Monday

Thursday, 11/19

  • AP Multiple Choice Practice


Skills of Focus:
  • Literary Analysis


Homework:

  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 11/16 and 8:00am 12/4)
  • EdPuzzles due 8:00am Monday

Friday, 11/20

  • SSR
  • AP Multiple Choice Practice


Skills of Focus:
  • Literary Analysis


Homework:
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 11/16 and 8:00am 12/4)
  • EdPuzzles due 8:00am Monday