Monday, May 22, 2017

Week of May 22 to May 26

Broadcast Journalism
All underclassmen who haven't taken the final will complete theirs on Thursday 5/25.

Honors English 10
All research papers are due on Friday 5/26. No exceptions. Late assignments will not be accepted.

Feature Writing
All underclassmen who haven't submitted a final paper, must do so by Wednesday 5/24.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Week of May 15 to May 19

Broadcast Journalism
Submit any missing assignments. Review for final on Wednesday. Due to large number of seniors in the course, all students will complete final exam on Thursday 5/18.

Honors English 10
All 4 of the research abstracts will be due on Wednesday 5/17. Drafts of the research paper are due on Monday 5/22. Due to Keystone exams and missed classes, I will be available for questions about research everyday this week between 2:30 and 3:00. Keystone Literature exams will be on Wednesday 5/17 and Wednesday 5/18. Final exam for the course will be Friday 5/26.

Feature Writing
A take-home final will be distributed on Wednesday 5/17 and will be due on Monday 5/22.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Week of May 8 to May 12

Broadcast Journalism
Students will complete the final episode of In the News and will begin drafting a policy for the next school year's production. Students will also begin working in the studio. All final exams will be given on Thursday 5/18.

Honors English 10
Students must complete recitations of Iambic Pentameter projects. Research topics should be submitted on Monday 5/8. Article summaries must be turned in by Wednesday 5/17. Review for Keystone Exams will begin Thursday 5/11.

Feature Writing
Final copies of the Immersion Project are due Wednesday 5/10.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Week of May 1 to May 5

Broadcast Journalism
Students will finish planning for the final two newscasts and will be responsible for 2 more current events, due Friday 5/5 and Friday 5/12. Review for the final Monday 5/15.

Honors English 10
Students will submit Iambic Pentameter projects on Friday 5/5. Topics for research projects must be submitted Thursday 5/4. Four research articles to support the topic are due Wednesday 5/10; outlines will be due Monday 5/15.

Feature Writing
Completed papers for the Immersion Writing Project will be due on Friday 5/5. Students must submit names for their Oral History project by Thursday 5/4.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Week of April 24 to April 28

Broadcast Journalism
Students will work on Copyediting and Style in Chapter 3 of the text book. The quiz will be given on Friday 4/28.

Honors English 10
Students will review Julius Caesar and will complete a final test on Wednesday 4/26; there will be a voluntary after-school study session for interested students on Tuesday 4/25. Iambic Pentameter poetry projects will be due Friday 5/5.

Feature Writing
Students should compile final notes on Immersion project and start creating an outline that includes the research articles in addition to the first-hand experience.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Week of April 17 to April 21

Broadcast Journalism
Students will complete a test on Chapter 2 of the textbook on Tuesday 4/18. All packets for Chapter 2 must be submitted this week. Current Event #2 due Friday 4/21.

Honors English 10
Students will finish readings Acts IV and V of Julius Caesar. A test will be given on the entire play on Wednesday 4/26. Due dates for the projects will be announced next week.

Feature Writing
Students will continue updating blogs and must submit three scholarly articles referencing their topic by Friday 4/28.

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Week of April 10 to April 13

Broadcast Journalism
Students must complete the Chapter 2 packet and submit it by Thursday. There will be no current event assignment this week. Quiz on Chapter 2 will be Thursday 4/13.

Honors English 10
Students will review MLA format and will use information covered on Ethos, Pathos, Logos from Julius Caesar to create a persuasive argument. The quiz on Julius Caesar Acts I-III will be Wednesday 4/12, with a full-class review and voluntary after school session on Tuesday 4/11.

Feature Writing
Students should continue to keep current and updated blog entries for their immersive project. Students will be required to incorporate a minimum of three articles relative to their project topic and submit them for review by Tuesday 4/18.