Due Dates & Announcements

Book needed: Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths by Bernard Evslin due Feb. 17 

Mon., Feb. 23- Zeus, Hera, Athene, Poseidon, Hades, and Ares presentations in class

Tues., Feb. 24Demeter presents

Wed. Feb. 25Artemis & Apollo present

Thurs., Feb. 26Sons of Apollo & Hermes presents. Benchmark study guide due (grade in class)

Fri., Feb 27Hephaestus & Aphrodite presents

Mon., March 23rd 9 weeks Benchmark test for ELA

ELA 7 3rd 9 weeks Benchmark Test SG-2015

NOTESMythology Unit Notes

Folktale rubric

Greek History presentation.

 

 

 

Daily Classwork: English Language Arts (ELA)

Week of: Feb. 23 – 27, 2015

Monday Student presentations for Zeus, Hera, Athene, Poseidon, Hades, and Ares. Students take notes on presentations. Groups finish presenting notes for Greek history articles. Students take notes on Greek history articles.

Tuesday  Student presentations for Demeter and the Twins. Students take notes on presentations. 

Wed.  Student presentations for Artemis and Apollo. Students take notes on presentations.  

Thursday  Student presentations for sons of Apollo and Hermes. Students take notes on presentations. Greek and Latin Roots chart – new root words.

Friday  Student presentations for Hephaestus and Aphrodite. Students take notes on presentations. Finish notes on Greek history. Complete Greek and Latin roots worksheet. Read Perseus story from mythology book and answer study guide questions. Turn in Benchmark study guide to check for correct answers.

Daily Grammar Practice (DGP) Sentence: almanzo the main character in the book farmer boy gets up early for farming and he goes to school when he has time (finish from last week). NEW sentence: he put over his shirt his wifes wadded nankeen jacket and over that he put his own cloth coat

HOMEWORK: English Language Arts (ELA)

DATES: Feb. 23 – 27, 2015

Monday:   Students doing Artemis & Apollo read & research for presentation

Tuesday: Students doing Hermes & sons of Apollo read & research for presentation. Work on Benchmark study guide.

Wednesday: Students doing Hephaestus & Aphrodite read & research for presentation. Work on Benchmark study guide.

Thursday: Students doing Prometheus, Pandora, Orpheus, & Arion read & research for presentation. Finish Benchmark study guide (due tomorrow).

FridayStudy for 3rd 9 weeks Benchmark test.