• Thomas R. Proctor High School—2017/2018                            Mrs. Farrow

    English 12                                                       Room A201                                                                                                                                        ifarrow@uticaschools.org

     

     

    Curriculum Map 2017-2018 Mrs. Farrow A201

     

    Grade 12 Semester 1

     

    Semester 1

     

    Materials

     

    Standards

     

    Language Use and Conventions

     

    SLO Pre-test

    Possible Short Stories

    “Gwilian’s Harp” “The Sniper” “The Old Cat” “Too Old To Work” “The Black Cat”

    Frankenstein review of gothic novels chapters/DVD

    The five people you meet in heaven by Mitch Albom

    Tuesdays with Morrie  by Mitch Albom

    Poems “The Chariot” “Fire and Ice” and Monstor etc..

    Various Poetry

    Narrative Writing – College Essay

    Guest Speaker-TBA

    Set up Google classroom

    Beginning of Research Notebook

    10 week- Benchmark Test

     

    Anthology/Handouts/Trade Book

    Lap tops and Computer Lab in Library

    Smart Board Projector

    DVD’s The five people you meet in heaven ;Tuesday’s with Morrie;Crash; Frankenstein

     

    Notebooks set up with handouts for research throughout year

    CCS: RL:

    1-10, 11a. 11b.

     

    Literacy W.11-12.10 (write routinely)

     

    CC: Literacy W.11-W.12.10 (produce and present research)

     

    Literacy Writing – w11-12.1 (writing arguments) part of benchmark exams

     

     

    Language Standards

    1a. 1b.

    2a. b.

    3a.

    4a. b. c. d.

    5a. b.

    6.

     

    Social Issues Unit:

    Rabbit Proof Fence-Doris Pikington

    Whale Rider

    House of Sand and Fog-Andre Dubus III

    A Rip in Heaven by Jeanine Cummings

    DVD-Crash

    DVD-Dangerous Minds

    Poem-Gansta’s Paradise

    How to fill out college Forms

    FASFA/Dollars for Scholars

    Continuation of Research Notebook

    20 week-Benchmark Test

     

     

    Handouts/Notebooks

    Trade Books

    Laptops and Library computers

    Smart Board Projector

    DVDs

    CCS: RL:

    1-10, 11a. 11b.

     

    CCS: RI: 1-10

    Literacy W.11-12.10 (write routinely)

     

    CC: Literacy W.11-W.12.10 (produce and present research)

     

    Literacy Writing – w11-12.1 (writing arguments) part of benchmark exams

     

    Language Standards

    1a. 1b.

    2a. b.

    3a.

    4a. b. c. d.

    5a. b.

    6.

     

                                                                                               

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Curriculum Map 2017-2018 Mrs. Farrow A201

     

    Grade 12 Semester 2

    Semester 2

     

    Materials

     

    Standards

     

    Language Use and Conventions

     

    Drama Unit:

    Taming of the Shrew By William Shakespeare and other plays (overview)

    Wizard of Oz / The Wiz;

    Phantom of the Opera; Les Miserables; Alice in Wonderland

    Soliloquies and Sonnets

    Various Poetry

    Project on drama

    Review of college vocabulary/scholarship process

    Guest Speakers-TBA

    Informative Writing Practice

    Finalizing  of Research Notebook

    30 week - Benchmark Test

     

     

    Lap tops and Library Computers

    Handouts

    Graphic Organizers Guides

    DVD’s

    Review of Power Point and Animoto using Smart Board

    Review of former senior projects

    Drama project idea sheet

    EdPuzzle clips on drama history

    CCS: RL:

    1-10, 11a. 11b.

     

    CCS: RI: 1-10

     

    Literacy W.11-12.10 (write routinely)

     

    CC: Literacy W.11-W.12.10 (produce and present research)

     

    Literacy Writing – w11-12.1 (writing arguments) part of benchmark exams

     

    Language Standards

    1a. 1b.

    2a. b.

    3a.

    4a. b. c. d.

    5a. b.

    6.

     

    SLO Post-test

     

    Informative Writing Practice

     

    Oral Presentations

    Interviews

    Resume Writing

    Job Searches and getting hired

    Presentation by Career person

    Guest Speaker-TBA

    Review for final exam

     

    Final Exam

     

    Lap tops and Library Computers

    Handouts  

    Graphic Organizers Guides

    Personal Presentations

    Guided Presentations

    Group activities

    Finalizing of senior items

    CCS: RL:

    1-10, 11a. 11b.

     

    CCS: RI: 1-10

    CCS:W: 1a-c 4 5 10 11a. b.

    CCS: S &L 1a-e 3 4 5 6

     

    Literacy W.11-12.10 (write routinely)

     

    Literacy Writing – w11-12.1 (writing arguments) part of benchmark exams

     

     

    Language Standards

    1a. 1b.

    2a. b.

    3a.

    4a. b. c. d.

    5a. b.

    6.

     

     

     

     

     

     Grading Policy----

    Homework--10%

    Participation---10%

    Classwork--30%

    MP Project--15%

    Research Project--15%

    MP Benchmark Exam--20%