Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Monday, September 19, 2011

US History 09/19/11

Newspaper Annotations Groupwork

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

US History 09/15 and 09/16

US History 09/15 and 09/16
Constitution Day Activities

English 9/12-9/16

IR H.W. #4 Character Analysis Due
Cornell Notes, day 5, Poetic Terms
Graphic Organizer Pre-fix 11-15

Pass back work-organize binders
Graphic Organizer Pre-fix 16-20
Imagery Poetry Lesson
h.w. flashcards/foldable for pre-fix quiz

Poetry of Robert Frost
Pre-fix Quiz 1-20
SSR silent sustained reading-BRING IR BOOKS
h.w-IR (independent reading)
View house calendar for September 2011 here:

Monday, September 12, 2011

US History 09/12/11 to 09/14/11

Quiz #2 on Progressive Presidents and Content Terms

09/13/11 (periods 3 and 7) and 09/14/11 (periods 2, 4, and 6)
Imperialism Role Play
Page 526 #1-4 Section Review Questions

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

US History September 6 to September 10

September 6 and 7
Foreign Policy Note Strips
Analysis of Political Cartoons
Binder Check

September 8 and 9
Newspaper Headline and Political Cartoon Notes
Spanish American War
Binder Check

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

English 9/6-9/9/11

Grades are posted at and students should have received sign in information with mid-quarter progress reports

Bring your IR book to class both days this week!

Independent reading H.W. #3 due-responding to a powerful passage
Graphic Organizer pre-fix 6-10 due
In class: Level Set for
make-up work/independent reading

September Benchmark Assessment
Independent reading
h.w. Character Analysis Graphic Organizer for Independent Reading-due Monday 9/12/11

Thursday, September 1, 2011

US History August 29 to September 2

August 29, 2011
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Game?
Test #1

August 30 and 31
Progressive Presidents
Hurricane Irene If-Then
3-2-1 Self Reflection

September 1 and 2
AT&T/T-Mobile GIST
Monopoly Exit Card: Is the merger a monopoly? Why or why not?
Binder Check

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

English 8/29/11-9/2/11

IR h.w. due-letter to or from a character
Pre-fix graphic organizer
sub, trans, hyper, super, fore

Journal #3 Dreams
Pass back work, organize binders
Cornell Notes, poetry terms, day 3 (there is a link to the power point on day 1)
Langston Hughes poetry and response worksheet

Continue with Hughes poetry, Imagery
Continue with Cornell Notes
Silent Sustained Reading SSR-bring your book!
h.w.-responding to a passage

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

English H.W. 8/25 & 8/26

Click here for a copy of your English h.w. for 8/25 or 8/26 due on Monday the 29th:

US History 08/25 and 08/26

Progressive Presidents
Progressive Flow Chart
Binder Check and Note Check

Monday, August 22, 2011

Honors English 8/23/11

Revised summer work due on Friday 8/26/11
Revised powerful passage due on Wed. 8/24/11
Link to and vocabulary work here:

English 8/23-8/26 Poetry Terms Cornell Notes

View poetry terms Cornell Notes here:

US History 08/23 and 08/24

Note and Binder Check
Progressive Era Flow Chart
Booker T. Washington/W.E.B. DuBois Poetry Analysis

English Week of 8/22-8/26

Photos in English class on 8/24 or 8/25 during class. Forms passed out on Monday!

H.W. #1 due, Continue with poetry unit and poetry unit cornell notes
Begin vocabulary study, prefix list
Continue with independent reading, bring independent reading book on Thursday or Friday.

US History August 22, 2011

(Current Events) Immigration Word Search
(Current Events) Immigration Double Puzzle
(Current Events) Immigration Crossword Puzzle
(Current Events) Immigration Worksheet

If it's not completed in class it's homework

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

United States History Week of August 15-18

August 15 and 16
Binder Check
Jeopardy Review

August 17 and 18
Binder Check
Current Events: Immigration

Monday, August 15, 2011

English-Monday 8/15-8/18

Library Tour and Book check out
Finish Partner Speeches
Partner Speech Reflection

Begin Poetry Unit-Annotate, Narrative Poetry, and Local Dialect
Independent book check and ssr (sustained silent reading)

h.w. Visualize and predict worksheet (due Monday 8/ 22/11) 10 pts

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

US History August 8 to August 12

August 8, 2011
Immigration WS
Immigration DP
Immigration CW
Immigration WS
Binder Check

August 9 and 10
Sensory Image Note Check
Binder Check

August 11 and 12
Introduction to Progressive Era
Binder Check

United States History August 1 to August 5

August 2 and 3
Scavenger Hunt Bingo
August 4 and 5
Immigration Chart

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Open House @ King Kekaulike High School
Wednesday August 10, 2011
6:00-8:00 pm

Monday, August 8, 2011

English-honors and regular
Materials and signed syllabus due on Monday 8/8/2011
Partner Speeches due on Thursday or Friday 8/11 or 8/12