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Mr. Matthew Tomas

Calendar

Published on 8/23/2016

English I– First Six Weeks – 2016-2017

(subject to change)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

August 22

 

Introductions

 

23

The Base Stealer

Where I Come From poems

 

24

Finish Personal Poems

 

 

 

 

ELA Textbook Day

25

Present Personal poems-Minor

 

26

Finish presenting

 

 

29

 

-The Pedestrian

-Anticipation Guide

 

 

30

 

-Read Pedestrian

31

 

-Pedestrian Quiz-Minor

-Comparison text with Pedestiran—major grade project

 

September 1

 

-Finish major grade project

-Project checkpoint

2

 

Present projects-Major

5

 

 

Labor Day Holiday

6

 

-Introduce Expository Essay

-Begin Expository Essay

 

 

7

 

-Expository Essay workday

-Outline-Minor

8

 

-Begin reading Scarlet Ibis

-Introduce: imagery, tone, mood, foreshadowing, theme

9

 

-Continue Scarlet Ibis

 

 

 

End of PR1

12

 

-Finish Scarlet Ibis

-Review terms

-Open House

 

13

 

-Quiz: terms and Scarlet Ibis--Minor

-Expository Essays due-Major

14

 

-Begin reading the Most Dangerous Game (TMDG)

15

 

-Freytag’s Pyramid-Minor

16

 

-TMDG

19

 

-Grammar practice with TMDG

20

 

-District Assessment-Major

 

21

 

-TMDG and current events

22

 

-Cold read quiz: applying terms-Minor

23

 

 

Fair Day Holiday

26

 

-Begin reading “Sorry Wrong Number”

27

 

-Continue reading “Sorry Wrong Number”

28

 

-Compare film adaptation of “Sorry Wrong Number”-Minor

29

 

- Introduce storyboard/ play project

30

 

 

-Project workday

 

 

End of six weeks

Teacher Profile

Mr. Matthew Tomas
English Teacher Hs

I am a proud alum of the University of Texas at Austin, where I majored in English and minored in Education. At CFHS, I teach English I PAP and English I. I am also the school's swim coach.

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