1/23 – Edwards and King Phillip’s War

Quote Du Jour: “Your life is an untold story, and you hold the pen. You get to decide what you spend your time doing and what opportunities you let pass by.” – Patrick Combs

H. Eng 3: 1st block:
“Sinners in the Hand of An Angry God” lesson Sinners text

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God lesson

 

 

Eng 3: 2nd and 4th blocks:
Video on King Henry’s War

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DCFIJ26EaI&disable_polymer=true

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7GMV0OQjGsM

Crucible Intro The Crucible, introduction

1/17 – Crucible Writing and Native American myths

Quote Du Jour: “I am determined not to miss any day waiting for a better one.” Sylvia Boorstein

H. Eng III: 1st block:
Vocab padlet
Writing Assignment for Crucible Crucible Writing Assignments

HW: Vocab 1 quiz tomorrow

 

 

Eng. III: 2nd and 4th blocks:
Vocab Padlet

Native American Readings Native American stories archetype

The Wolf Ceremony As Told by Chief Dan George

NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE QUESTIONS

HW: Vocab 1 quiz tomorrow

1/14 – Crucible and Colonialism

Quote Du Jour: “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

H. Eng. III: 1st block:
Vocab 1  S19 English III vocab 1 handout
Crucible Movie

 

Eng. III: 2nd and 4th blocks:
Vocab 1 S19 English III vocab 1 handout
Finish Colonialism power point

Vocabulary Word Part of Speech Definition Synonym Antonym Sentence
Adhere verb to attach firmly to something; to give support or maintain loyalty Cohere, stick, cling Loosen, ignore I must adhere to my beliefs on how to treat others.
Apprehensive adj afraid that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen Anxious, uneasy, foreboding Calm, confident The student was apprehensive about her exam grade.
Assess v to make a judgment about (something); to require someone to pay a particular amount of money Judge, estimate, evaluate Neglect, ignore, guess The inspector had to assess the damage to the house.
Bear v to assume or accept (something, such as cost or responsibility); to hold, carry, or support; to give as testimony allow, Hold, endure Evade, refuse, drop I must bear the full weight of my responsibilities as I bear testimony at court.
Determine v to officially decide (something) especially because of evidence or facts; to learn or find out (something) by getting information; ascertain or establish exactly, typically as a result of research or calculation Resolve, figure, ascertain Repress, overlook Jane looked over her options in order to determine the best choice for her future.
Facilitate v to help (something) run more smoothly and effectively Ease, expedite, assist Block, hinder, obstruct The teacher facilitated the discussion of the novel.
Infer v to form (an opinion) from evidence : to reach (a conclusion) based on known facts; to hint or suggest (something) Guess, speculate, intuit Disbelieve, misunderstand Larry inferred the right answer based on the context of the sentence.
Latent Adj present and capable of emerging or developing but not now visible, obvious, active, or symptomatic Inherent, underlying, hidden Active, apparent, obvious Mom’s latent tendency to sarcasm later became apparent as I reached my teen years.
Precede v to happen, go, or come before (something or someone); to surpass in rank, dignity, or importance Preface, predate, outrank Follow, finish, obey His date preceded him out of the car. The general precedes the army private.
Pensive adj suggestive of sad thoughtfulness Dreamy, wistful, solemn Ignorant, carefree, exuberant The senior was pensive as graduation came closer and the future was unclear.
Residual adj remaining after a process has been completed or something has been removed; an internal aftereffect of experience or activity that influences later behavior Remnant, remainder, leftover Disappeared, finished, departed She’s still dealing with the residual effects of the accident.
Static adj showing little or no change, action, or progress; standing or fixed in one place Immobile, unchanging, inert Changeable, active, alert Mrs. Conover called the character static because he never changed or grew.

1/11 – Crucible Intro and What is America

1/11
Quote Du Jour: “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” -Albert Einstein

 

H. Eng III: Blk 1:
Crucible Intro – interactive computers
Previewing Worksheet

The Crucible, introduction

pre-viewing-worksheet for Crucible movie

Eng III: Blks 2 and 4:
Unit Intro – What is America/an American? – Brainstorm
Colonialism PPT

Colonialism ppt

Colonialism Notes for PPT F17