Mrs. Melissa Billeaud – English IV

20Nov, 20

11/30-12/4 Assignments and Assessments

This week, we will continue our Hamlet 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.

Tuesday, 12/1: MENTOR HOURS ARE DUE for senior project. Students should bring a signed mentor verification log with 3 hours logged. This is worth 50 points.

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

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13Nov, 20

November 16-20 Assignments and Assessments

This week, we will continue our Hamlet unit.

Tuesday, 11/17: 4 full pages of research essay due + Works Cited.

This week, students will have quizzes on Act 3 of Hamlet, 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.

3 mentor hours due after Thanksgiving break!

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31Oct, 20

November 2-6 Assignments & Assessments

This week we will continue our Hamlet unit. All reading is done in class; students should be working on senior project for homework. **If students need help reviewing for reading quizzes on Hamlet, they should consult SparkNotes online.

Grammar Focus quiz Friday, November 6th.

Senior Project: Monday, November 16th = due date for first 4 pages of research essay. Students must turn in “Yes Test” and Works Cited with essay.

Students should continue to get mentor hours! The requirement has been reduced to 3 hours due to so many restrictions with COVID-19. Mentor hours due Dec. 1.

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23Oct, 20

October 26-30 Assignments & Assessments

This week we will continue our Hamlet 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: Shakespeare Notes Test.

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

Senior Project: Be working on first half of research essay. Your portfolio and page protectors should be turned in. Get your mentor hours (3 needed) completed; be sure the mentor hours form is initialed and signed!

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19Oct, 20

October 19-23 Assignments and Assessments

This week we will continue our Hamlet unit. Students should expect reading quizzes each week. Reading will be done in class, but if students need extra help reviewing the content of the play, Sparknotes is a great resource.

Monday, 10/26: Shakespeare Notes Test.

SENIOR PROJECT:
-This week, students need to bring in portfolio and page protectors.
Wednesday, 10/21: Annotated Bibliography and Outline due.

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11Oct, 20

October 12-16 Assessments & Assignments

This week we will begin our Hamlet unit. This is a difficult play, and some reading may be assigned outside of class. Students should expect 1-2 reading quizzes per week, and Sparknotes can serve as a huge help for reviewing for these quizzes!

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

This Friday, 10/16: Grammar quiz on apostrophes.

Senior Project: Annotated Bibliography and Outline due on Wednesday, October 21 (was originally the 19th). Most of this will need to be completed OUTSIDE of class. Students should also be working on scheduling and completing their 4 mentor hours.

 

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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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