Gronwall - 8th Grade Language and Literature / Theatre Arts

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Week of November 19th - 23rd

Mon - Act II, sc. i, L&L / 2nd Quarter Rotations, Theatre

Tues - Jeopardy, L&L / no Theatre

Wed - No School

Thurs - No School

Friday - No School

Assignment Due This Week: WotD Quiz, L&L

Week of November 12th - 16th

Mon - WotD Quiz and Act I, sc. i, L&L / no Theatre

Tues - Act I, sc. i, L&L / Improve Storytelling, Day 4, Theatre

Wed - RAFT Note Writing, L&L / no Theatre

Thurs - Act I, sc. ii, L&L / Improve Storytelling, Day 5, Theatre

Friday - Film, L&L / no Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: WotD Quiz, L&L

Week of November 5th - 9th

Mon - Introduce Q2, Shakespeare Webquest, L&L / Introduce Q2, Improv Storytelling, Theatre

Tues - "Pyramus and Thisbe" Day 1, L&L / no Theatre

Wed - "Pyramus and Thisbe" Day 2 and IRP, L&L / Improv Day 2, Theatre

Thurs - "P+T" adaptations, writing day, L&L / no Theatre

Friday - "P+T" presentations, L&L / Improv Day 3, Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: "P+T" adaptations, L&L

Week of October 29th - November 2nd

Mon - Finish Utopia Books, L&L / no Theatre

Tues - Present Books, L&L / Present Commercials, Theatre

Wed - End of Quarter, L&L / no Theatre

Thurs - No School

Friday - No School

Assignment Due This Week: Summative Utopia Book, L&L / Summative Commercial, Theatre

Week of October 22nd - October 26th

Mon - Start Storyboarding, L&L / Rehearse Summative, Theatre

Tues - Finish Storyboarding, L&L / no Theatre

Wed - Book Making, pg. 1-3, L&L / Rehearse Summative, Theatre

Thurs - Book Making, pg. 4-6, L&L / no Theatre

Friday - Book Making, pg. 7-10, &L / Rehearse Summative, Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: None

Week of October 15th - October 19th

Mon - Intro Summative and Laws Activity, L&L / Intro Summative, Theatre

Tues - Laws Activity, L&L / no Theatre

Wed - no school

Thurs - no school

Friday - no school

Assignment Due This Week: IRP due 10/16

Week of October 8th - October 12th

Mon - Ch. 18/19, L&L / no Theatre

Tues - Shared Inquiry on Euthanasia, L&L / Monologues Day 2, Theatre

Wed - Ch. 20, L&L / no Theatre

Thurs - Ch. 21/22, L&L / Present Monologues Theatre

Friday - Book Group for IRP and Laws Activity, L&L / no Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: None

Week of October 1st - October 5th

Mon - Ch. 14, L&L / Rehearse scenes, Theatre

Tues - Ch. 15 - pg. 159, L&L / no Theatre

Wed - Finish Ch. 16 and start Found Poem, L&L / Present Scenes, Theatre

Thurs - WotD Quiz and Found Poem, L&L / no Theatre

Friday - Ch. 17 and Found Poem, L&L / Introduce Monologues, Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: None

Week of September 24th - September 28th

Mon - Ch. 10, L&L / no Theatre

Tues - Ch. 11 Close Read, L&L / Review Games, Theatre

Wed - Ch. 12 and Write-like, L&L / no Theatre

Thurs - Write-like, L&L / Scene Work 1, Theatre

Friday - Book Groups and Ch. 13, L&L / no Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: Write-like, L&L

Week of September 17th - September 21st

Mon - Ch. 6, The Giver, L&L / Improv Day 3, Theatre

Tues - FAST Test, L&L / no Theatre

Wed - Ch. 7, The Giver, L&L / Improv Day 4, Theatre

Thurs - Ch. 8 and present timelines, L&L / no Theatre

Friday - Ch. 9, L&L / Improv Day 5, Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: Timeline, L&L / Improv Performance, Theatre

Week of September 10th - September 14th

Mon - Ch. 1, The Giver, L&L / no theatre class

Tues - Ch. 2 and 3, L&L / Improv Day 1, theatre

Wed - Ch. 4 and Check for Understanding, L&L / no theatre class

Thurs - Ch. 5 and Timeline, L&L / Improv Day 2, theatre

Friday - 8th Grade Field Trip and Team Building Day!

Assignment Due This Week: none

Week of September 3rd - September 7th

Mon - Labor Day, no school!

Tues - "2081" film, L&L / no theatre class

Wed - Introduce IRP and Shared Inquiry on "HB," L&L / Community Building, Theatre

Thurs - Values Sheet and Ch. 1 The Giver, L&L / no theatre class

Friday - Ch. 2, L&L / Community Building Games Conclusion, Theatre 

Assignment Due This Week: Name Story L&L (Wednesday)

Week of August 27th - August 31st

Mon - First day of school!

Tues - Name Story, L&L / no theatre class

Wed - Name Story, L&L / Community Building, Theatre

Thurs - "Harrison Bergeron," day 1, L&L / no theatre class

Friday - "Harrison Bergeron," day 2, L&L / Community Building Games Cont'd, Theatre

Assignment Due This Week: Name Story L&L (Wednesday)