Mrs. Melissa Billeaud – English I

20Nov, 20

11/30-12/4 Assignments and Assessments

This week, we will continue our F451 unit.

Students should expect reading quizzes on what is read in class throughout the week. Students may use SparkNotes to help them review for these quizzes.

Friday, 12/4: Quiz on objective case pronouns.

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13Nov, 20

November 16-20 Assessments & Assignments

This week, we will continue our Fahrenheit 451 unit.

Students should expect reading quizzes on F451, which we read solely in class. For help with this, students can review SparkNotes summaries online at SparkNotes.com.

Friday, 11/20: Grammar Quiz on objective case pronouns.

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09Nov, 20

November 9-13 Assignments & Assessments

This week, we will continue our Fahrenheit 451 unit.

On Friday, 9/13, students will have a quiz on literary devices EXAMPLES–so students should continue studying their notes and concentrate on the examples.

Students will have in-class writing assignments this week, as well as reading quizzes on what we read in class. Students can always review what is read in class on SparkNotes.com.

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31Oct, 20

November 2-6 Assignments and Assessments

Due to Hurricane Zeta, the literary device definitions quiz has been moved to Wednesday, November 4th.

This week we will continue reading F451, so students should prepare for reading quizzes in class. We will also be reading an excerpt from Frederick Douglass’ autobiography to tie into our thematic topic on the power of literature.

Grammar Focus quiz this Friday, November 6th.

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23Oct, 20

October 26-30 Assignments & Assessments

This week we will continue our Fahrenheit 451 unit. Students should expect at least 2 reading quizzes this week. Although reading is done in class, if students need to review, SparkNotes has a great review.

Our grammar focus for this week is nominative case pronouns.

MONDAY, 10/26: Reading quiz on p. 29-45 (which we read Thursday and Friday).

Friday, 10/30: Quiz on literary term definitions AND quiz on nominative case pronouns.

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19Oct, 20

October 19-23 Assignments and Assessments

This week, we will continue our Fahrenheit 451 unit.

TUESDAY: Reading quiz on p. 1-28 of F451.

Expect another reading quiz at the end of the week!

Be studying literary terms given on Tuesday.

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11Oct, 20

October 12-16 Assessments & Assignments

This week we begin our novel Fahrenheit 451.

Students should expect multiple reading quizzes throughout the week for this entire unit. All reading will be done in class; however, SparkNotes serves as a great resource for students that need to review before a reading quiz.

This week we will have 1-2 reading quizzes in class on what we read. Also, students will be given literary terms that they need to begin studying for a test next week.

Friday: Grammar Quiz on apostrophes.

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21Aug, 20

August 24-28 Assignments

This week, students will continue to do some writing in class, and they will be receiving their notes for our Odyssey unit.

On Friday (8/28) of this week, students will have a grammar quiz on coordinating conjunctions, commas, and semicolons. Notes are in Notability.

Next week, students will have a test on their Odyssey notes.

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07Aug, 20

Welcome to My English Course!

Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ. -Colossians 3:23-24

Hi! By Friday afternoon (8/7), I will have next week’s upcoming events for you to view. I can’t wait to start another great year! If you would like to read my Parent Letter, which tells about me, my policies, and my grading scale, please visit my Uploads, or click this link here: General Parent Letter 2020

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