shiland Ms. Shiland
Guilderland High School ESL Teacher
 
WELCOME BACK!!

Hope you had a WONDERFUL summer :-)

Sept. 6
ESL Beg - Bring in school supplies.
ESL Adv - Bring in school supplies.

Sept. 7
ESL ELA - Bring in school supplies.
ESL Int - Bring in school supplies.
ESL Content - none

Sept. 10
ESL Beg - study for alphabetical quiz
ESL Adv - no homework

Sept. 11
ESL ELA - memorize stanza. Finish What Do You Think p. 14
ESL Int - Act. 1, 2 WB p. 49
ESL Content -no homework

Sept. 12
ESL Beg - interrupt two different teachers during class
ESL Adv - Respond to journal prompts

Sept. 14
ESL ELA - Finish draft of poem in journal
ESL Int - Act. 8-9 p. 20-21 in Walk, Amble, Stroll
ESL Content - no homework

Sept. 17
ESL Beg - Act. 4, 5, 6 WB p. 2-3
ESL Adv - Act. 1, 2 WB p. 37

Sept. 18
ESL ELA - ques. 1-3 pg.20 and finish decorating poem.
ESL Int - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

Sept. 19
ESL Beg - WB page 4 exercise 7B, Ex B p. 6 in book
ESL Adv - WB p. 38 activity 3 - complete stems in journal

Sept. 20
ESL ELA - Act. 6 a-d, It's About Time
ESL Int - Exercise 10, WAS, in journal
ESL Content - no homework

Sept. 21
ESL Beg - WB p. 5 Act. 8, 9
ESL Adv - We Didn't Start the Fire sentences about the 4 lifestyle changes

Sept. 24
ESL ELA - It's About Time Act. 6, 7
ESL Int - study for quiz
ESL Content - no homework

Sept. 25
ESL Beg - Page 6 WB and finish interview questions.
ESL Adv - Act. 6, 7 in idiom packet

Sept. 26
ESL ELA - Idiom packet - Ex. 7. Study idioms for a quiz on Fri.
ESL Int - finish 10 interview questions in journal
ESL Content - no homework

Sept. 27
ESL Beg - Study for chapter test on Monday
ESL Adv - study for chapter quiz on Mon (idioms, relative clauses, writing thesis statements) and practice skit on idioms

Sept. 28
ESL ELA - no homework
ESL Int - finish first draft of interview article
ESL Content - no homework

Oct. 1
ESL Beg - finish first draft of interview project
ESL Adv - write rough draft of personal composition. Refer to student book p. 61 activity 7B for directions - 5 paragraphs, thesis, follow format.

Oct. 2
ESL ELA - Song project
ESL Int - workbook p. 52 Act. 6
ESL Content - no homework

Oct. 3
ESL Beg - Finish 2nd draft. Do act. 8/p. 11 ex. 6 in Walk, Amble, Stroll
ESL Adv - Finish 2nd draft of personal composition - type up on pen drive or write in journal.

Oct. 4
ESL ELA - Finish door project
ESL Int - Finish 2nd draft. Page 58 Act. 10 student book.
ESL Content - finish Columbus packet

Oct. 5
ESL Beg - Do 2 worksheets (a/an, where from, what do?)
ESL Adv - Hand in: final draft of personal essay, file format, EQS packet, journal). Also, do Act. 4 p. 41 in journal.

Oct. 9
ESL ELA - do art notes worksheet )Prospective Immigrants Please Note)
ESL Int - hand in final copy of interview, journal, signed EQS packet, file (pen drive or email me the file)
ESL Content - finish married to/with/0 worksheet.

Oct. 10
ESL Beg - final copy of interview plus file
ESL Adv - study for test on chapter 7 (grammar, vocab, reading, writing)

Oct. 11
ESL ELA - pick favorite stanza - perform on Monday
ESL Int - storyboard due Monday
ESL Content - worksheet borrow/loan

Oct. 12
ESL Beg - WB page 9
ESL Adv - no homework

Oct. 15
ESL ELA - no homework
ESL Int - study for chapter 9 test. Book is due on Friday (finished!)
ESL Content - no homework

Oct. 16
ESL Beg - study for chapter 2 test on Thursday
ESL Adv - Test corrections for Monday. Idiom packet p. 45-46.

Oct. 17
ESL ELA - WAS pp. 129-130 Exercises 2, 3
ESL Int - finish book for Friday - or else!!!!
ESL Content - study for grammar quiz on 5 topics

Oct. 18
ESL Beg - Finish worksheet on Dream Jobs
ESL Adv - Do 5 question handout (S, V, DO)

Oct. 19
ESL ELA - first draft and picture on sheet
ESL Int - finish worksheet. Workbook p. 55 ex. 1
ESL Content - no homework

Oct. 22
ESL Beg - page 11 ex. 8
ESL Adv - workbook p. 43 act. 1, 2

Oct. 23
ESL ELA - WAS p. 133 Ex. 8 and 134 Ex. 10 and Think about a Top 10
ESL Int - Pg. 55 Act. 2 and page 56 Act. 3
ESL Content - make corrections to Kate the Conductor

Oct. 24
ESL Beg - Working Smart packet pgs 72-74
ESL Adv - Workbook pg. 44 Ex. 3 and idiom exercise about science project p. 49

Oct. 25
ESL ELA - Pick a famous immigrant
ESL Int - idioms packet ex. 6-7
ESL Content - no homework

Oct. 26
ESL Beg - Write 10 questions for interview project
ESL Adv - idiom packet activity pp 49-50

Oct. 29
ESL ELA - study for vocabulary quiz on Wednesday (WAS)
ESL Int - study for idiom quiz on Wed.
ESL Content - no homework (except the group that still needs to present)

Oct. 30
ESL Beg - Write 1st draft of job interview in journal
ESL Adv - Write a creative story using 6 of the 9 idioms. Extra credit for using all 9 correctly.

Oct. 31
ESL ELA - Continue working on immigrant project
ESL Int - Workbook p. 56 Ex. 4-5
ESL Content - finish reading (ghost stories) and answers questions.

Nov. 1
ESL Beg - final draft due Monday. Bring in file.
ESL Adv - 2 paragraph composition in journal

Nov. 2
ESL ELA - report - immigrant project
ESL Int - finish questions
ESL Content - no homework

Nov. 5
ESL Beg - study for chapter 2 test on Thurs.
ESL Adv - study for chapter 2 quiz/test on Thurs.

Nov. 7
ESL ELA - immigrant project due Friday
ESL Int - answer questions in job packet
ESL Content - no homework

Nov. 8
ESL Beg - Interview project due Tues.
ESL Adv - no homework

Nov. 9
ESL ELA - 2 idiom activities in packet
ESL Int - persuasive essay draft in journal due Wed.
ESL Content - no homework

Nov. 13
ESL Beg - 6-lined dialogue
ESL Adv - no homework

Nov. 14
ESL ELA - China's Little Ambassador questions 4-8 p. 36
ESL Int - 2nd draft persuasive essay draft typed
ESL Content - no homework

Nov. 15
ESL Beg - study for quiz on Mon. (plurals, colors, this/that/these/those (one/s)
ESL Adv - p. 46 Wkbk Act. 2-3 in journal

Nov. 16
ESL ELA - study for idiom quiz
ESL Int - study for chapter 10 test
ESL Content - no homework

Nov. 19
ESL Beg - finish Money Troubles packet for Monday, 11/26
ESL Adv - no homework

Nov. 20
ESL ELA - Work on IRP project. Answer questions in School Daze packet.
ESL Int - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

November 21-25 ---Have a NICE vacation!!!!!! See you on 11/26 :-)

November 26
ESL Beg - WB p. 16 Act. 6, 7
ESL Adv - Read packet on advertising and answer questions for parts A and B

Nov. 27
ESL ELA - Work on IRP project
ESL Int - Act. 1, 2 WB p. 61. Test corrections
ESL Content - No homework

November 28
ESL Beg - fashion show on Friday. Bring in clothes. Finish Paper dolls project
ESL Adv - work on project (due Dec. 6). Start studying for test chapter 8.

Nov. 29
ESL ELA - study for unit 1 test on 12/3.
ESL Int - study for quiz on active/passive
ESL Content - no homework

November 30
ESL Beg - study for chapter 3 test on Dec. 4.
ESL Adv - study for test on Dec. 4. Project due Dec. 6.

Dec. 3
ESL ELA - IRP project due 12/17
ESL Int - Optional extra credit. Study for quiz on Wed. Finish 5 True/False sentences.
ESL Content - study for grammar quiz on Wed.

Dec. 4
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - Marketing project due next class (product, strategies, film commercial)

Dec. 5
ESL ELA - Saving Stories and Songs in journal (get chant from parents)
ESL Int - WB. Act. 4 p. 63 and finish Word Power in book p. 68
ESL Content - no homework

Dec. 6
ESL Beg - Bring in favorite music on CD
ESL Adv - no homework

Dec. 7
ESL ELA - Work on IRP due 12/17
ESL Int - Act. 7 WB p. 65
ESL Content - no homework

Dec. 10
ESL Beg - 4 sentences in journal about likes and dislikes
ESL Adv - 2 paragraphs in journal (Animal in Me, Animal in X)

Dec. 11
ESL ELA - no homework
ESL Int - Act. B p. 69 in textbook
ESL Content - no homework

Dec. 12
ESL Beg - Act. 2-4 WB p. 19-20
ESL Adv - Act. 3, 4 WB p. 50

Dec. 13
ESL ELA - work on IRP due Monday 12/17
ESL Int - project due Mon. Finish Act in WB.
ESL Content - no homework

Dec. 14
ESL Beg - Act. 2-4 pp. 19-20
ESL Adv - Study for quiz on vocab, whoever/whatever on Tues.

Dec. 17
ESL ELA - Do story mapping. Stiry elements quiz on Fri.
ESL Int - Act. 9, 10 WB p. 66. Presentations due Wed. Chapter 11 test on Fri.
ESL Content - no homework

Dec. 18 - Pizza Party Today, Block 3
ESL Beg - Study for quiz on Friday
ESL Adv - persuasive essay rough draft for Thurs.

Dec. 19
ESL ELA - story elements quiz on Friday
ESL Int - Chapter 11 test on Friday
ESL Content - quiz on 3 grammar points

Dec. 20 - Party in Advisory - Bring food!!!!
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - no homework

Dec. 21
ESL ELA - start work on myth book
ESL Int - no homework
ESL Content - read book - due 1/23

December 22-January 2 ---Have a NICE vacation!!!!!! See you on 1/2 :-)

Jan. 2
ESL Beg - worksheet and Act. 10 p. 23 in workbook
ESL Adv - Activities B1, 2 p. 52 in workbook

Jan. 3
ESL ELA - bring in myth materials
ESL Int - Act. 5 idiom packet
ESL Content - no homework

Jan. 4
ESL Beg - Act. 11, 12 WB p. 24
ESL Adv - Act. 3, 4 p. 53 WB

Jan. 7
ESL ELA - vocabulary presentations for Wed.
ESL Int - finish Success packet
ESL Content - no homework

Jan. 8
ESL Beg - Study for chap. 4 test on Thursday and notebook check
ESL Adv - Read Dogs to the Rescue in textbook, answer questions on sheet

Jan. 9
ESL ELA - study for vocab quiz on all myths on Fri.
ESL Int - study for idiom quiz
ESL Content - no homework

Jan. 10
ESL Beg - finish Moviemaker at Last packet if not done in class
ESL Adv - study for chap. 9 test

Jan. 11
ESL ELA - work on Reader's Theater script. Story map due 1/15.
ESL Int - Act. 3A, B p. 73
ESL Content - no homework

Jan. 14
ESL Beg - finish family tree. Test corrections.
ESL Adv - work on zoo project due 1/18

Jan. 15
ESL ELA - Reader's Theater to be performed on Thursday. Memorize your part. Make your props BEFORE class. Study for myth quiz using story maps.
ESL Int - finish packet pp. 186-187
ESL Content - reading logs due 1/24

Jan. 16
ESL Beg - Act. 2, 4 pp. 25-26 WB. Study for quiz. Bring in pictures for presentation on 1/29
ESL Adv - work on zoo project due 1/18. Test corrections Wed-Thurs.

Jan. 17
ESL ELA - Finish 1st draft of myth book. Myth book due 1/30.
ESL Int - Women Make History packet
ESL Content - reading logs due 1/24.

Jan. 18
ESL Beg - bring in pictures for 1/29
ESL Adv - no homework

No School Monday - January 21 -------------

Tuesday-Friday January 22-25 - MIDTERM WEEK!!!!!!!
(only come to school if you have an exam. Check bus schedule on bulletin board)

Jan. 28
ESL ELA - myth books due Wed.
ESL Int - study for chap 12 quiz: vocab - success, accomplishment, ages, grammar - past continuous, simple past reading (pp. 72-74)
ESL Content -

Jan. 29
ESL Beg - Act. 5 p. 27 WB
ESL Adv - Act. 3B p. 87 in journal

Jan. 30
ESL ELA - no homework
ESL Int - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

Jan. 31
ESL Beg - Family presentations due Mon.
ESL Adv - Have story to tell that embodies criteria

Feb. 1
ESL ELA - questions p. 80
ESL Int - Act. 6 WB p.
ESL Content - quiz on Tues (prefixes, suffixes, root words)

Feb. 4
ESL Beg - study for test on chapter 5 on Wed.
ESL Adv - Act. 4 p. 56 in WB

Feb. 5
ESL ELA - work on dictionary
ESL Int - work on famous person project due 2/11
ESL Content - finish Skill Builder 3

Feb. 6
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - study for chapter 10 quiz on Fri.

Feb. 7
ESL ELA - Cloze avitivity page 5 in Moon Dance packet
ESL Int - work on famous person project due 2/11
ESL Content - no homework

Feb. 8
ESL Beg -writing assignment due 2/12
ESL Adv - no homework

Feb. 11
ESL ELA - dictionary due next class. Work on Moon presentation
ESL Int - study for chapter 10 test on Wed.
ESL Content - finish draft of letter

Feb. 12
ESL Beg - Act. 1, 2 p. 31 WB
ESL Adv - work on History of Language project due next class

Feb. 13
NO SCHOOL - SNOW DAY!


Feb. 14
ESL ELA - Moon presentation due Mon. Unit II test on Monday.
ESL Int - Extra credit assignment due 2/26
ESL Content - final draft of essay for Wounded Warriors

Feb. 15
ESL Beg - Working and Swimming packet pp. 74-76
ESL Adv - no homework

********************vacation***************************

Feb. 25
ESL ELA - Unit II project due 2/26
ESL Int - Act. 1 p. 73 WB
ESL Content - no homework

Feb. 26
ESL Beg - Working and Swimming pp. 76-81
ESL Adv - Act. 1, 2 p. 58 WB

Feb. 27 - (Mrs. Lafond will be out today)
ESL ELA -
ESL Int - Act. 3, 4 p. 74 WB
ESL Content - no homework

Feb. 28
ESL Beg - Study for vocabulary quiz on Monday (working and swimming, sports)
ESL Adv - Act. 3 p. 59

Feb. 29
ESL ELA - finish questions p. 94 in book
ESL Int - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 3
ESL Beg - Act. 6, 7 idiom packet. Read book for IRP project
ESL Adv - prepare for presentation next class.

Mar. 4
ESL ELA - finish journal entry - POV.
ESL Int - study for chapter quiz on Thurs.
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 5
ESL Beg - Exercie 4, 5, 6 pp. 80-81 in Walk, Amble, Stroll
ESL Adv - slang story in journal. Study for chapter 10 test on Fri.

Mar. 6
ESL ELA - Driving Miss Daisy vocab quiz on Mon.
ESL Int - Act. 6 A, B p. 76 WB
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 7
ESL Beg - work on IRP project
ESL Adv - no homework

Mar. 10
ESL ELA - unit 1 DMD question #1
ESL Int - work on movie script
ESL Content - finish essay we started in class.

Mar. 11
ESL Beg - Writing on sports in journal
ESL Adv - Act. 2 p. 61 WB

Mar. 12
ESL ELA - Questions DMD unit 2
ESL Int - Work on script
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 13
ESL Beg - study for chap. 6 test on Monday
ESL Adv - prepare for articles project

Mar. 14
ESL ELA - prepare to act out script on Tues. Chapter test on Thurs.
ESL Content - give any owed work

Mar. 17
ESL Beg - Finish sports packet for extra credit
ESL Adv - study for article quiz

Mar. 18
ESL ELA - practice skit to be filed next class
ESL Inter - study for chapter 13 test on Thurs.
ESL Content - study for grammar quiz

Mar. 19
ESL Beg - Worksheet p. 66
ESL Adv - no homework

Mar. 20
ESL ELA - unit 4 questions (first 2 only)
ESL Inter - work on movie packet
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 21 - No School!!!

Mar. 24 - No School!!!

Mar. 25
ESL Beg - Act. 3, 4 p. 68 WB
ESL Adv - Act. 1 p. 61 WB

Mar. 26
ESL ELA - study for DMD quiz
Inter - finish movie packet. Start on movie review.
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 27
ESL Beg - Act. 5 p. 69 WB
ESL Adv - study for quiz on Mon. Scroll down to find link to review vocabulary

Mar. 28
ESL ELA - no homework
ESL Inter - type second draft of movie review
ESL Content - no homework

Mar. 31
ESL Beg - Study for quiz on Wed.
ESL Adv - no homework

Apr. 1
ESL ELA - finish name poster
ESL Inter - final copy of movie review. Do Act. 1 sheet.
ESL Content - April Fool's packet

Apr. 2
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - no homework

Apr. 3
ESL ELA - finish simile worksheet
ESL Inter - proverb writing in journal
ESL Content - finish writing response

Apr. 4 (End of 4th quarter)
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - no homework

Apr. 7
ESL ELA - finish simile activity
ESL Inter - proverb writing in journal
ESL Content - finish writing on Task I

Apr. 8
ESL Beg - postcard writing activity
ESL Adv - Act. 3A p. 99 in student book

Apr. 9
ESL ELA - Similes and metaphors worksheet
ESL Inter - study for quiz on Fri. Prepare to perform See Me Speak skit on Fri.
ESL Content - no homework

Apr. 10 (Cultural Fair)
ESL Beg - study for test on Tuesday, 4/22 (first day back) - vocabulary, past tense grammar, reading.
ESL Adv - no homework

Apr. 11
ESL ELA - first draft of friendship poem
ESL Inter - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

SPRING BREAK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Apr. 22
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - no homework

Apr. 23
ESL ELA - finish friendship poem, decorate. Hand in on Fri.
ESL Inter - Act. 5 WB p. 82. Test corrections Thurs and Mon.
ESL Content - finish packet

Apr. 24
ESL Beg - Act. 1 p. 43 WB
ESL Adv - begin work on technological project

Apr. 25
ESL ELA - rest of #2, #3 p. 112 The Fox
ESL Inter - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

Apr. 28
ESL Beg - Complete the packet The Park
ESL Adv - project due on Wed. Study for test, chap. 15.

Apr. 29
ESL ELA - Finish bumper sticker, theme statement. Write a dialogue on the sheet I gave you.
ESL Inter - Body language assignment - first draft. Study for chap. 14 test on Mon.
ESL Content - Finish immigration packet. People on field trip get work for Thursday.

Apr. 30
ESL Beg - Act. 3, 4 p. 45. Study for quiz on Fri.
ESL Adv - no homework

May 1
ESL ELA - Study for punctuation and capitalization quiz on Mon.
ESL Inter - Study for chapter 14 test on Monday.
ESL Content - no homework

May 2
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - no homework

May 5
ESL ELA - write response letter to problem.
ESL Inter - Act 5 in idiom packet p. 10. Finish final draft of Body language essay. Turn in 1st draft, signed packet, print out.
ESL Content - NYSESLAT listening

May 6
ESL Beg - Act. 6, 7 p. 47 WB
ESL Adv - NYSESLAT reading

May 7
ESL ELA - Finish journal entry on your hero, and finish typing letter response.
ESL Inter - Act. 7 idiom packet
ESL Content - NYSESLAT writing

May 8
ESL Beg - Journal entry, Act. 10 p. 50
ESL Adv - Act. 2, 3 pp. 330-331

May 9
ESL ELA - Ex 4A, 4B in packet
ESL Inter - study for quiz on grammar and idioms
ESL Content - no homework

May 12
ESL Beg - worksheet pp. 106-107
ESL Adv - study for grammar quiz on Wed.

May 13
ESL ELA - Act. 4G
ESL Inter - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

May 14
ESL Beg - finish persuasive letter rough draft
ESL Adv - finish reading story. Do True/False activity.

May 15
ESL ELA - Indirect speech pp. 52-53
ESL Inter - Act. 1 A, B p. 85 WB
ESL Content - finish outstanding assignments by Friday 5/16 for credit.

May 16
ESL Beg - Work on 2nd draft of letter. Study for chapter 8 test on Tues.
ESL Adv - Study for quiz on present unreal conditional on Tues.

May 19
ESL ELA - Think of an event to write about
ESL Inter - Study for quiz on Wed. (chap. 15)
ESL Content - no homework

May 20
ESL Beg - type and print final copy of letter. Hand in with journal and signed EQS packet.
ESL Adv - 'Three wishes' essay in journal due on Thursday. Follow format on sheet.

May 21
ESL ELA - Finish first draft in journal
ESL Inter - Finish Emergency Action packet
ESL Content - no homework

May 22
ESL Beg - finish final draft of letter
ESL Adv - no hmework

No School Friday or Monday!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

May 27
ESL ELA - Finish 2nd draft of objective reporting article
ESL Inter - Act. 5, 6 p. 88 WB
ESL Content - no homework

May 28
ESL Beg - final draft of letter. Act. 1, 2 p. 49 WB
ESL Adv - Act. 1, 2 WB p. 67. Yearbook project is due 6/5

May 29
ESL ELA - Final copy typed of objective reporting article. Read Stargirl pp. 3-26.
ESL Inter - Study for chapter 15 quiz.
ESL Content - Yearbook due 6/6

May 30
ESL Beg - study for quiz on descriptions. Do worksheet.
ESL Adv - Study for quiz on past unreal conditional. Yearbook project is due 6/5.

June 2
ESL ELA - read Stargirl pp. 27-67
ESL Inter - Act. 1 p. 91 WB
ESL Content - yearbook project and picture due Fri.

June 3
ESL Beg - Act. 6 WB p. 52
ESL Adv - yearbook project due 6/5

June 4
ESL ELA - read Stargirl pp. 68-105
ESL Inter - Act. 2, 3 WB p. 92
ESL Content - yearbook project due 6/6

June 5
ESL Beg - packet - Fashion Statements
ESL Adv - Act. 1, 2 p. 70 WB

June 6
ESL ELA - read Stargirl pp. 106-186
ESL Inter - self-test workseet
ESL Content - study for part 1 of final exam on Tues.

June 9
ESL Beg - study for chapter 9 test
ESL Adv - Act. 5 p. 72 WB

June 10
ESL ELA - Study for Final exam on Thursday
ESL Inter - Study for Final exam on Thursday
ESL Content - Study for part 2 of final exam on Thursday

June 11
ESL Beg - study for final exam on Friday
ESL Adv - study for final exam on Friday

June 12
ESL ELA - no homework
ESL Inter - no homework
ESL Content - no homework

June 13 - Last day of classes!!!!!!!!!!!
ESL Beg - no homework
ESL Adv - no homework

Study for finals and Regents exams June 16-25
First day of summer vacation - June 26!!!!!!!
My Quia activities and quizzes
Economics Quiz Chap 8-9
https://www.quia.com/jg/1345935.html
Ariel
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