PreAP English I

Lisa Pogue, Royse City High School

Agenda, Week of February 8, 2016

Homework due Tuesday, 2/16 - Chapter 8, 9, & 10 of Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Learn; Complete the journal entries for pages 71, 72, 87, 92 - Don't forget to do your annotations as well

This Week's Agenda:

Monday: Analyze and discuss Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Lose

Tuesday: Trade and Grade peer SAQ's; Revising and Editing Practice

Wednesday: Begin Persuasive Rhetoric structures; Introduce Ethos, Pathos, Logos; Analyze Winston Churchill's speech

Thursday: Continue persuasive analysis; Compare and Contrast techniques

Friday: Valentine Writing to reinforce elaboration techniques

Parent Information

Grades are posted for the three week mark. Students who need to retest on their Unit 3 exam need to take care of it this week.

Our English I EOC is scheduled for Tuesday, March 29th. Please don't make any doctors appointments for that day. The EOC is required for high school graduation. Your students are prepared! We've got this!

As always, feel free to email me if you have any questions.

Tutoring This Week

Tutoring for the EOC is underway. While all students are welcome, letters were sent home if I feel your child real needs to attend. Students can attend any sessions; they are not limited to their child's teacher (all teachers on the list are English I teachers.

Upcoming EOC Tutoring Sessions

Tuesday 2/9/16 AM Thomason PM No Tutoring

Thursday 2/11/16 AM Sparks PM Pogue

Tuesday 2/16/16 AM Thomason PM No Tutoring

Thursday 2/18/16 AM Sparks PM Pogue

Additional Tutoring Times for Mrs. Pogue (classwork assistance)

Thursday: 8:00 - 8:30 am (in the cafeteria)

Thursday: 4 - 6 pm (in the library; classroom support will occur after EOC tutoring)

Friday: 8:00 - 8:30 am

Friday: 3:45 - 4:15

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