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AP Language with American Literature - Week of February 4-February 8, 2019 

Weekly Learning Goals  Focus Standards 

Explore topics for research.Evaluate sources for credibility. ELAGSE11-12RI6: ​Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text in which the rhetoric is particularly effective, analyzing how
Collaborate with classmates. Integrate technology; create blog style and content contribute to the power, persuasiveness, or beauty of the text. ​CollegeBoard: ​C1—The course teaches and requires
post. Use new vocabulary in writing. Annotate for students to write in several forms (e.g., narrative, expository, analytical, and argumentative essays) about a variety of subjects (e.g., public
understanding. Analyze rhetorical appeals. Identify fallacies. policies, popular culture, personal experiences). C4—The course requires expository, analytical, and argumentative writing assignments
that are based on readings representing a wide variety of prose styles and genres. C7—The course teaches research skills, and in
particular, the ability to evaluate, use, and cite primary and secondary sources. The course assigns projects such as the researched
argument paper, which goes beyond the parameters of a traditional research paper by asking students to present an argument of their
own that includes the analysis and synthesis of ideas from an array of sources. LO1—analyze and interpret samples of good writing,
identifying and explaining an author’s use of rhetorical strategies and techniques; LO2—apply effective strategies and techniques in their
own writing; LO3—create and sustain arguments based on readings, research, and/or personal experience; LO4— write for a variety of
purposes

Upcoming Due Dates 

Sunday, February 3 Heinrichs meets ​The Crucible b


​ log post​ and comment due by 11:59 p.m.

Monday, February 4 TYFA quiz ch. 6-13

Tuesday, February 5 Rhetorical precis #1​ due to TurnItIn.com by 11:59 p.m

Wednesday, February 6 ​Vocabulary​ Unit 3 online activities at 11:59 p.m.

Thursday, February 7 Vocabulary ​Unit 3 quiz in class; Peruse Friday Forum articles

Friday, February 8 Friday Forum presentations

Monday, February 11 Come to class having read Read​ They Say, I Say​ introduction and chapters 1-3

Tuesday, February 12 Bring ​Research Proposal​ to class; N


​ o Red Ink ​Active and Passive Voice exercises and quiz due by 11:59 p.m. Complete the diagnostic first.
If you score 100% on the diagnostic, you are done! Otherwise, complete the practice AND quiz by the deadline.

Due Today  In Class Activities  Homework Tonight 

Monday,  Come to class having read Opening​: 5 Minutes to a 5 (complete activities in ​5 Steps to a 5​ workbook) and discuss with friends; EOC and SAT Questions of the Day: Complete​ No Red Ink​ Active vs.
Thank You for Arguing​ ch. https://jmotsinger.weebly.com/test-prep-questions-of-the-day.html​ or ​https://harrisonaplanguage.weebly.com/exam-review.html Passive Voice assignment, due
February 4, 
6-13 and prepared for your Tuesday, February 12 by 11:59 pm.
2019  quiz. Don’t forget your ​study Work Session​:
guide​! 1. Complete chapters 6-13 quiz over ​Thank You for Arguing​. Students who took notes using the study guide may use their
notes on the quiz.
AP Language with American Literature - Week of February 4-February 8, 2019 
 
2. Multiple Choice Monday: excerpt from W.E.B. DuBois ​The Souls of Black Folk​ and analysis questions (10)
3. Review ​Rhetorical Precis assignment​ due to Turnitin.com by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, February 5.

Closing​: Review unit 3 v​ ocabulary ​terms.

Due Today  In Class Activities  Homework Tonight 

  Opening​: 5 Minutes to a 5 (complete activities in ​5 Steps to a 5​ workbook) and discuss with friends; EOC and SAT Questions of the Day: Read​ They Say, I Say​ introduction
https://jmotsinger.weebly.com/test-prep-questions-of-the-day.html​ or ​https://harrisonaplanguage.weebly.com/exam-review.html and chapters 1-3 by Monday,
Tuesday, 
February 11.
February 5,  Work Session​:
2019  1. Read ​The Crucible​ . Complete character tracker. Identify logical fallacies using Fallacy Finder handout from beginning of Submit​ Rhetorical Precis #1 ​to
unit. Turnitin.com by 11:59 pm.

Closing​: Review Unit 3 vocabulary.

  Opening​: 5 Minutes to a 5 (complete activities in ​5 Steps to a 5​ workbook) and discuss with friends; EOC and SAT Questions of the Day: Complete ​Sadlier ​unit 3
https://jmotsinger.weebly.com/test-prep-questions-of-the-day.htm​ or ​https://harrisonaplanguage.weebly.com/exam-review.html​ ​l
Wednesday,  vocabulary exercises due 11:59
February 6,  pm. Study for tomorrow’s quiz.
Work Session​:
2019  1. Review Multiple Choice Monday answers.
2. Continue reading T​ he Crucible​. Complete character tracker. Identify logical fallacies using Fallacy Finder handout from
beginning of unit.

Closing​: Review Unit 3 v​ ocabulary​.

  Come to class prepared for Opening​:5 Minutes to a 5 (complete activities in ​5 Steps to a 5​ workbook) and discuss with friends; EOC and SAT Questions of the Day: Peruse the posted Friday Forum
your unit 3 ​vocabulary ​quiz. https://jmotsinger.weebly.com/test-prep-questions-of-the-day.html​ or ​https://harrisonaplanguage.weebly.com/exam-review.html
Thursday,  articles. Be ready to discuss in
Complete activities by 11:59 class.
February 7,  p.m. Wednesday night. Work Session​:
2019  1. Vocabulary ​Unit 3 quiz.
2. Writing Wednesday on a Thursday :-): Rhetorical Analysis ​2007 Form B​ (page 10)

Closing​: Read T​ hank You for Arguing.

  Come to class prepared to Opening​: 5 Minutes to a 5 (complete activities in ​5 Steps to a 5​ workbook) and discuss with friends; EOC and SAT Questions of the Day: Complete​ No Red Ink​ Active vs.
discuss the Friday Forum https://jmotsinger.weebly.com/test-prep-questions-of-the-day.html​ or ​https://harrisonaplanguage.weebly.com/exam-review.html Passive Voice assignment, due
Friday, 
articles. Tuesday, February 12 by 11:59 pm.
February 8,  Work Session​:
2019  1. Friday Forum presentations Work on Research Proposal
2. Introduce unit 4 ​vocabulary​ words. Read unit passage and use context clues to define terms. assignment due Tuesday, February
3. Introduce ​Research Proposal​ assignment due Tuesday, February 12. 12. Read ​The Craft of Research pp.
36-50​.
Closing​:
Read​ They Say, I Say​ introduction
and chapters 1-3 by Monday,
February 11.
AP Language with American Literature - Week of February 4-February 8, 2019