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A Midsummer Night's Dream Final in Google Classroom

A Midsummer Night's Dream Final

See the attached directions for dividing up the parts that you will play in A Midsummer Night's Dream. I will also be using the attached student evaluation form to grade you.

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ACT V Questions in Google Classroom

ACT V Questions

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ACT IV Questions in Google Classroom

ACT IV Questions

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ACT III, Scene 2 Reading & Questions in Google Classroom

ACT III, Scene 2 Reading & Questions

AFTER you have completed the interpretation activity, divvy up the ACT III, Scene 2 play parts and read aloud. Then answer the ACT III, Scene 2 questions in your notebook.

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ACT III Interpretation Practice in Google Classroom

ACT III Interpretation Practice

Translate the following two passages from Titania into plain English. Rewrite each line in your notebook to demonstrate your understanding of what Titania is saying.

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Edpuzzle - Meet the Characters in A Midsummer Night's Dream in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - Meet the Characters in A Midsummer Night's Dream

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Edpuzzle - A Midsummer Night's Dream -  Act 1, Scene 1 in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - A Midsummer Night's Dream - Act 1, Scene 1

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Midsummer Reading - ACT I, Scene 1 in Google Classroom

Midsummer Reading - ACT I, Scene 1

1. Read ACT I, Scene 1 in A Midsummer Night's Dream. I recommend using one of the books located on the counter in the back of the classroom. (If you are absent today you may use the online link).
2. Answer the 5 questions from the Google Slides in complete sentences in your notebook.

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Edpuzzle - Copy of Intro to Shakespearean Language: Why Shakespeare loved iambic pentameter  in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - Copy of Intro to Shakespearean Language: Why Shakespeare loved iambic pentameter

Watch the following video to learn about Shakespeare's use of iambic pentameter in his poetry and plays.

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Edpuzzle - "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Watch the following video to learn more about our last piece of literature, A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Edpuzzle - William Shakespeare: History Bio in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - William Shakespeare: History Bio

Watch the following video and answer questions about Shakespeare's life. Hint: at the end, you have to type in 3 things you learned from the video, so pay attention.

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Edpuzzle - "Sonnet 18" by William Shakespeare (Imagery, Symbolism) in Google Classroom

Edpuzzle - "Sonnet 18" by William Shakespeare (Imagery, Symbolism)

Watch the following video to learn how to break down Shakespeare's Sonnet 18 (and other Shakespearean language).

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Persuasive Speech Essay - Final Draft in Google Classroom

Persuasive Speech Essay - Final Draft

Submit your final version of your speech essay here. Remember that you will be turning in your most formal writing here. The speech that you deliver in class will be a less formal derivative of this essay. Follow MLA format and refer to the Common Core Rubric for Argumentation to ensure that you are earning the maximum amount of points possible for this essay.

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Visual Aide for Speech in Google Classroom

Visual Aide for Speech

Create ONE Google Slide that contains a picture, a graph, or some relevant information to support your speech. Your slide should have large font--24 pt. or above (if you want text) and include one picture. Don't create a collage because no one will be able to see all the pictures.

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Persuasive Speech Rough Draft in Google Classroom

Persuasive Speech Rough Draft

Turn in your rough draft here. During the week of March 25, I will meet with you individually to review your writing before your final submission. Refer to the Common Core Rubric for Argumentation to check that you've included everything you need. Remember to format your essay in MLA format.

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Vocabulary Activity #22 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #22

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Argumentative Essay Outline Sheet in Google Classroom

Argumentative Essay Outline Sheet

Complete the following outline sheet before you begin composing your essay. If you change your topic, you must submit a new outline sheet.

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Pick a Persuasive Speech Topic in Google Classroom

Pick a Persuasive Speech Topic

Choose a topic from one on the list or create your own. If you create your own, I have veto power. You will be creating a 2-4 minute persuasive speech on the topic of your choice.

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Vocabulary Activity #21 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #21

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Vocabulary Activity #20 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #20

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Vocabulary Activity #19 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #19

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Vocabulary Activity #18 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #18

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The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #5 in Google Classroom

The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #5

Read "A Song for a Barbarian Reed Pipe" and complete the Cornell Notes in your notebook.

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Vocabulary Activity #17 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #17

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Vocabulary Activity #16 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #16

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The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #4 in Google Classroom

The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #4

Read "At the Western Palace" and complete the Cornell Notes in your notebook.

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The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #3 in Google Classroom

The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #3

Read "Shaman" and complete the Cornell Notes in your notebook.

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Vocabulary Activity #15 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #15

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The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #2 in Google Classroom

The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #2

Read "White Tigers" and complete the Cornell Notes in the notebook.

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Vocabulary Activity #14 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #14

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The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #1 in Google Classroom

The Woman Warrior Reading Assignment #1

Read "No Name Woman" and complete the Cornell Notes in your notebook.

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Vocabulary Activity #13 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #13

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Woman Warrior Introduction - Listening Quiz in Google Classroom

Woman Warrior Introduction - Listening Quiz

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Vocabulary Activity #12 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #12

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #3 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #3

Read Part III: Burning Bright and complete the Cornell Notes in your notebook.

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #2 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #2

Read Part II: The Sieve and the Sand and complete the Cornell Notes assignment in your notebook.

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F451 Part 2 Reading Quiz in Google Classroom

F451 Part 2 Reading Quiz

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Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #1 in Google Classroom

Fahrenheit 451 Reading Assignment #1

Read Part I: The Hearth and the Salamander. Complete the Cornell Notes assignment in your notebook (answering all the questions given and including any extra notes you might want to jot down).

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F451 Part I Quiz in Google Classroom

F451 Part I Quiz

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Vocabulary Activity #11B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #11B

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Vocabulary Activity #11 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #11

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Ray Bradbury Biography in Google Classroom

Ray Bradbury Biography

Read the attached biography on Ray Bradbury. Write a journal entry in your notebook about what you learned of his life. What was interesting to you? What was surprising? Do you think Bradbury was right in saying that TV (technology) makes people less likely to read?

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Vocabulary Activity #10B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #10B

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Vocabulary Activity #10 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #10

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TFA Reading Chap. 20-25 in Google Classroom

TFA Reading Chap. 20-25

Read chapters 20-25 in Things Fall Apart and answer the attached questions in your notebook.

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Vocabulary Activity #9B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #9B

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Vocabulary Activity #9 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #9

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Things Fall Apart reading - Chap. 14-19 in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart reading - Chap. 14-19

Read chapters 14-19 and complete the chapter notes in your notebook.

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TEDx Talk Extra Credit in Google Classroom

TEDx Talk Extra Credit

Write an 8-10 minute TEDX Talk--about 3-4 pages of typing--for extra credit in writing. If you would like to give your TEDx Talk in class, you may earn additional participation points. If your TEDx Talk is something you're passionate about sharing with the student body, sign up to audition for Peer Counseling's TEDx Talks in January.

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Vocabulary Activity #8B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #8B

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Vocabulary Activity #8 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #8

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How a Book Changed My Life Essay in Google Classroom

How a Book Changed My Life Essay

Write an essay for the Diamond Bar High School Library's writing competition on how a book changed your life. You could win $300!

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Things Fall Apart Reading - Chap. 12-13 in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart Reading - Chap. 12-13

Read chapters 12-13 in Things Fall Apart and complete the chapter notes in your notebook.

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Vocabulary Activity #7B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #7B

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Vocabulary Activity #7 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #7

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Vocabulary Activity #6B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #6B

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Vocabulary Activity #6 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #6

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Vocabulary Activity #5B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #5B

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Vocabulary Activity #5 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #5

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Vocabulary Activity #4B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #4B

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Vocabulary Activity #4 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #4

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Vocabulary Activity #3B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #3B

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Things Fall Apart Pre-Reading Survey in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart Pre-Reading Survey

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Vocabulary Activity #3 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #3

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Things Fall Apart Pre-Reading Survey in Google Classroom

Things Fall Apart Pre-Reading Survey

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Vocabulary Activity #2B in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #2B

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Vocabulary Activity #2 in Google Classroom

Vocabulary Activity #2

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Vocab Activity #1B in Google Classroom

Vocab Activity #1B

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Vocab Activity #1 in Google Classroom

Vocab Activity #1

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The Alchemist reading comprehension questions  in Google Classroom

The Alchemist reading comprehension questions

Read pages 125-147 in The Alchemist and answer the following questions in your notebook.

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The Alchemist Comprehension Questions pp. 73- 107 in Google Classroom

The Alchemist Comprehension Questions pp. 73- 107

Please be descriptive and write in complete sentences.

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The Alchemist Comprehension Questions pp. 53 - 73 in Google Classroom

The Alchemist Comprehension Questions pp. 53 - 73

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“Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.”

While they may differ greatly from person to person, everyone is blessed in some way. What are some of the ways in which you have been blessed? 

List at least three ways and describe how you can use these blessings to your advantage. in Google Classroom

“Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.” While they may differ greatly from person to person, everyone is blessed in some way. What are some of the ways in which you have been blessed? List at least three ways and describe how you can use these blessings to your advantage.

Please make sure that you are answering the entire prompt. You should list at least three ways to use these blessings to your advantage. Also, all responses should be in complete sentences.

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The Alchemist Comprehension Questions pp.27-50  in Google Classroom

The Alchemist Comprehension Questions pp.27-50

Hello Students,

Please complete this set of questions in class to demonstrate your comprehension of the text. You can use your book for reference.

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Prologue Comprehension Questions in Google Classroom

Prologue Comprehension Questions

Hello Students,

Please complete this set of questions in class to demonstrate your comprehension of the text. You can use your book for reference.

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“When each day is the same as the next, it’s because people fail to recognize
the good things that happen in their lives every day that the sun rises.”
Your days may seem repetitive (get up, go to school, return home, etc.) but it is important to savor what makes every day different. Think of three things that occurred yesterday that were different from the norm. How did each of these events enhance your day?

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“When each day is the same as the next, it’s because people fail to recognize the good things that happen in their lives every day that the sun rises.” Your days may seem repetitive (get up, go to school, return home, etc.) but it is important to savor what makes every day different. Think of three things that occurred yesterday that were different from the norm. How did each of these events enhance your day?

Please write your response in complete sentences and at least 7 sentences.

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Procedures & Syllabus Quiz in Google Classroom

Procedures & Syllabus Quiz

Read the class syllabus in the resources section of my Google Classroom, then answer the following questions. Your number of correct responses will count toward your grade.

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Paulo Coelho Biography in Google Classroom

Paulo Coelho Biography

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Assignment #1: Create an informational poster in table groups comparing the 12 Steps of a Hero's Journey using Chat GPT versus teacher-provided notes.  in Google Classroom

Assignment #1: Create an informational poster in table groups comparing the 12 Steps of a Hero's Journey using Chat GPT versus teacher-provided notes.

1. Generate 15 questions that you will ask Chat GPT (include these on the poster)
2. Synthesize information gained from Chat GPT 
3. Create a visual model of a Hero's Journey using the synthesized information from Chat GPT (20 points)
4. Read and annotate the article attached titled "The Hero" (10 points)
5. Read the slides 
6. Create a visual model of a Hero's Journey using the information gained from the teacher resources (20 points)

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Procedures & Syllabus Quiz in Google Classroom

Procedures & Syllabus Quiz

Read the class syllabus in the resources section of my Google Classroom, then answer the following questions. Your number of correct responses will count toward your grade.