Category: English 9/10

English 9/10 – Wednesday, November 30th

Indie Read

Quick Class Vote: Continue Steal Like an Artist* or switch direction & read The Poet X ??

READ/STUDY: The Poet X – p. 34

Quickwrite #24: The Poet X – 3 questions you have so far & 3 predictions about what might happen

TO-DO: Read something just because 😉

*If you wanted to finish Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon, ask Mrs. C to borrow a copy or find a pdf on GClassroom.

English 9/10 – Tuesday, November 29th

Book Talk & Indie Read

STUDY/READ/NOTES: Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon – Chapters 2 & 3 (find this as a pdf on GClassroom if you missed class and need to catch up or reread)

Quickwrite #23: “What It’s Like” by Everlast – listen to the song, read along with the lyrics, & add your thoughts in your notebook – what’s worth talking about?

English 9/10 – Monday, November 28th

Book Talk & Indie Read

STUDY/READ/NOTES: Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon – Chapter 1 (find this as a pdf on GClassroom if you missed class and need to catch up or reread)

Quickwrite #22: “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked” by Cage the Elephant – listen to the song, read along with the lyrics, & add your thoughts in your notebook – what’s worth talking about?

English 9/10 – Tuesday, November 22nd

Indie Read

INTRO: “Genius Is Everywhere” – Austin Kleon on Chase Jarvis

STUDY: “A Brief History of My Newspaper Blackout Poetry” – Austin Kleon (read the blog post & watch the videos)

CREATE: Using newspaper or magazines, try making your own blackout poetry. Tape a couple that you like into your notebook.

PAST DUE: Writing #3 was due Sunday 11/20 in GClassroom

English 9/10 – Friday, November 18th

Indie Read

WRITE: Write time ⌛ for work on Writing #3 (Listicle Essay)

ASSIGNMENT: Writing #3 – Listicle Paper due in GClassroom no later than end of day Sunday 11/20

*find this assignment on Wednesday’s post, at the tab for ENGLISH 9/10 WRITING ASSIGNMENTS, or it was handed out in class

English 9/10 – Thursday, November 17th

Indie Read

WRITE: Write time ⌛ for work on Writing #3 (Listicle Essay)

ASSIGNMENT: Writing #3 – Listicle Paper due in GClassroom no later than end of day Sunday 11/20 (we will work in class again tomorrow)

*find this assignment on yesterday’s post, at the tab for ENGLISH 9/10 WRITING ASSIGNMENTS, or it was handed out in class

English 9/10 – Wednesday, November 16th

Book Trailers & Indie Read

Quickwrite #21: “5 Ways You Can Improve Your _________”

STUDY/READ: “10 Things I’ve Been Meaning to Say to You” by Jason Reynolds

https://www.powells.com/post/lists/ten-things-ive-been-meaning-to-say-to-you

ASSIGNMENT: Writing #3 – Listicle Paper due in GClassroom no later than end of day Sunday 11/20 (we will work in class the next two days on this writing)