mrszenglish Mrs. Z
Santa Fe Christian English 9 Instructor
http://sfcs.net
 
ENGLISH 9 WEEK OF MAY 13-17, 2002

DAY 1: POEMS:  “The Puppy”  p. 588  (handout)
“Harlem” 0. 590  (handout)
“Hope is the Thing With Feathers” p. 594
(handout)
QUIZ – on three poems
HOMEWORK:  Finish handout (quiz)
  *BRING BIBLES TO CLASS

DAY 2: “Color Poem”  (handout)
Find:  3 metaphors in the Psalms
  2 similes in Proverbs
-illustrate one of them in pictures
  Write a simile / metaphor of your own
On any spiritual topic
HOMEWORK:  Type “Color Poem”
     *BRING English Workshop book

DAY 3: GRAMMAR DAY – Prepositions
“Learn to Be” Poem
HOMEWORK:  Four Original Poems with interpretation
Or inspiration due

DAY 4: Handout on Six Poets
Group evaluation of poems – report to class
Review Poetry Notebook
HOMEWORK:  POETRY NOTEBOOK (and ORAL PRESENTATION)
Due DAY 1  *includes 12 memorized lines
























HONORS ENGLISH 9 WEEK OF MAY 13-17, 2002

DAY 1: Finish Poet Oral Reports
“Writing Extended Metaphors”  (handout)
Handout on Six Poets – evaluate one poem per poet
-report to class
HOMEWORK:  Type Extended Metaphor Poem
*Bring BIBLES to class

DAY 2: Find 5 metaphors from the Psalms
Find 2 similes from Proverbs
Write 3 of your own on any spiritual topic
“One Pager” illustrating one simile/metaphor
HOMEWORK:  Type

DAY 3: Handout on Christian poets
Evaluate / analyze poems – groups
Review Robinson Crusoe reading
HOMEWORK:  Study for Quiz

DAY 4: Robinson Crusoe quiz
“Found Poem”
Review Poetry Notebook order
HOMEWORK:  Poetry Notebooks Due – Oral Reports
*includes 12 memorized lines

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