Mrs. Melissa Billeaud – English III

20Nov, 20

11/30-12/4 Assignments & Assessments

This week, we will continue our Great Gatsby unit, with a focus on an excerpt from C.S. Lewis’ book Mere Christianity.

On Thursday, 11/3, we will be going to the Tea Room in Covington from 9 AM to lunch time for a Gatsby Tea Discussion! 🙂 Students do not need to bring any money for this field trip.

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.

HONORS: Quiz on Ch. 41-46 (p.265-298) on Monday, Dec. 7th.

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13Nov, 20

November 16-20 Assignments & Assessments

This week, we will continue our Great Gatsby unit.

On Monday 11/16, students will have a reading quiz on Ch. 6 of the Great Gatsby, which we read solely in class. For help with this, students can review SparkNotes summaries online at SparkNotes.com. Ch. 7 quiz will be at end of this week or beginning of next.

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

Prepare for Timed Write on “Love Song of Prufrock”! It will be at the end of this week.

HONORS: Quiz on Ch. 37-40 of GE on Monday 11/16.
Quiz on Ch. 41-46 on December 7th. RIGHT: No reading over Thanksgiving!:)

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31Oct, 20

November 2-6 Assignments and Assessments

This week we will continue our Great Gatsby unit.

We will have at least 2 reading quizzes this week on what is read in class. If students need to review, SparkNotes or Shmoop (both online) have great resources.

Grammar Quiz Friday, November 6th.

HONORS: Due to Hurricane Zeta, your honors assignment due date has been pushed back to Wednesday, November 4th.

The next reading for Great Expectations will be Ch. 31-36, pages 198-229, with a quiz on Monday, Nov. 9th.

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23Oct, 20

October 26-30 Assignments & Assessments

This week we will continue our Great Gatsby unit. Students should expect at least 2-3 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.

Any work not finished in class is most likely for homework!

MONDAY, 10/26: Levels of Questions due (which we started in class on Friday).

Friday, 10/30: Quiz on nominative case pronouns.

HONORS: No reading this week; honors assignment of your choice is due Monday, November 2nd.

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19Oct, 20

October 19-23 Assignments & Assessments

This week, we will continue our Great Gatsby unit. Students should expect a reading quiz on EACH chapter. All reading will be completed in class, but if students need extra help reviewing the chapters, Sparknotes is a great resource.

HONORS: This week, no reading! Please be working on the honors assignment of your choice (handing out on Tuesday). This assignment is due Monday, 10/26.

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11Oct, 20

October 12-16 Assessments & Assignments

This week we will begin our Great Gatsby unit. All reading will be completed in class; however, students should prepare for 1-2 reading quizzes each week this unit. Sparknotes is a great resource to use to review for these quizzes!

Students will receive Modernism notes this week, and there will be a test on these notes next Monday, 10/19.

Grammar quiz on apostrophes this Friday, 10/16.

Honors: No reading quiz on Monday 10/12; relax after your week of exams! 🙂

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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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