English II



I hope you all had a fun-filled and relaxing Spring Break. This week is the beginning of fourth quarter for us. Let's finish the school year strong!


  • Analyze the representation of a subject or topic between different mediums
  • Analyze how an author draws on and transforms source material in a specific work
  • Delineate and evaluate arguments and claims made in a text
  • Analyze seminal documents of historical and literary significance
  • Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas

Tuesday, March 29

Your rough draft for the essay on Anthem is due today!!!!

Do Now: Print your rough draft to the AVID printer (

Find your partner with the matching color card you received when you walked in the door. Your partner will read your essay and provide feedback for each paragraph.

Partners will:

  • Identify a strength in each paragraph
  • Identify a weakness in each paragraph
  • Provide additional insight of suggestions
  • Circle/underline/highlight misspellings, errors in grammar, and errors in citations

The final draft is due by 8:30 am tomorrow!!!

Wednesday, March 30

Anthem Final Draft due today!!!!

Do Now: Define Unit 12 Vocabulary Words

Introduction to MacBeth

Thursday, March 31

Introduction to MacBeth

Friday, April 1

Do Now: Vocabulary Mix and Match

Introduction to MacBeth