English II Honors

April 27- May 1

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Quote: Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Weekly Agenda

Monday, April 27

Daily Quote:

"To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you will sink and drown. Instead you relax and float. - Alan Watts

EQ:

What do the similarities between the creation myths tell us about how different cultures interpret the world.

Do Now:

Creation Myth Discussion

Agenda:

Comparing Creation Myths


Tuesday, April 28

Daily Quote:

"It was possible that a miracle was not something that happened to you, but rather something that didn't." - Jodi Picoult

EQ:

What do the similarities between the creation myths tell us about how different cultures interpret the world.

Do Now:

Lesson 2: Writing Assessment

Agenda:

Complete - Comparing Creation Myths

Complete group Chart

Discuss as a class.


Wednesday, April 29

Daily Quote:

"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning." - Albert Einstein

EQ:

What do the similarities between the creation myths tell us about how different cultures interpret the world.

Do Now:

Unit 3 Vocabulary - Did you define the words? Have you completed the pretest? Did you track your progress?

Agenda:

Complete - Comparing Creation Myths

Complete group Chart - combine individual ideas - discuss the differences.

Discuss as a class - switch table groups - add anything missing - comment on questionables.


Extension Hero's Journey


Friday, May 1

Daily Quote:

"Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes." - Hugh Prather

EQ:

What do the similarities between the creation myths tell us about how different cultures interpret the world.

Do Now:

- Unit 3 Vocabulary - Did you define the words? Have you completed the pretest? Did you track your progress?

Agenda:

- Next week's ongoing project - review, save a copy, and share with partner today.

- Are your individual charts complete? - Comparing Creation Myths

- Did your group finish your wall chart?