• Mr. Hultgren's ELA-IV(12R)/ENGL101 Homepage

    Welcome to my ELA-IV (12R) Homepage: Course OVERVIEW

    Included below are both my Normal Weekly Schedule and the Quarterly Syllabus Outline

    *** Note: As the course of a school year never directly follows its originally charted path,

    and is frequently thrown off course by many unforeseen diversions,

    some of what is listed below will inevitably be moved, cut, curtailed, or revised as needed. ***

     

     

    ANTICIPATED NORMAL WEEKLY SCHEDULE OUTLINE
    (Obviously, this schedule may see revisions depending on continuing COVID-19 realities)

    MONDAYS= MONDAY MEETING (MM);
    Google Classroom Weekly Class Overview & Reading/Assignment of the Week Q&A; 
    ALSO- Class/Team Building Activity; Sustained Reading Time;

    TUESDAYS= LITERATURE LESSON (LL)
    Class Literary Instruction, Readings, Discussions, Activities, & Practice Assignments; TBA;

    WEDNESDAYS= WRITING WORKSHOP (WWW)
    Mini-Lessons, Drafting Time, & Writing Conferences;

    THURSDAYS= LITERATURE LESSON (LL)
    Class Literary Instruction, Readings, Discussions, Activities, & Practice Assignments; TBA; 
    ALSO- Weekly Reading & Writing Assignments Normally DUE for Submission; Quiz & Test Day;

    FRIDAYS= DEAR fREADom SSR FRIDAY
    DEAR fREADom SSR= Sustained Silent Reading (w/ Log??); Quiz & Test Makeup Day; Catch-up Day;
    ALSO- Overview of the Next Week's Tasks, Lessons, Support Materials, & WEEKLY Assignment(s) Posted on Google Classroom;

     


    QUARTERLY SYLLABUS &
    SCHEDULE OUTLINE:

    Q1=ELA-IV(12R):

    INTRO TO COLLEGE WRITING= "Life Slogan"; "Legacy Letter to a Freshman"; "Activity Resume"; "Close Reading/Annotations for a Reading/Article Of The Week (ROTW)"; "The Building Blocks of a Brief Paragraph: The Quote Sandwich or Cited ID"E"A; "College Application Common Essay"; The Complete Academic 16-24 Sentence Paragraph connecting 2 or more related Cited ID"E"As; MLA Heading, MLA Format, and MLA Citations;

    LITERATURE= "Selected Short Stories" including James Thurber's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty"; Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew & "10 Things I Hate About You", "HAMLET", "MACBETH", or "OTHELLO"; Begin Independent/Team Book Club Selection for DEAR fREADom SSR-Fridays and Creative Book Project/Presentation;

    OTHER= Service Learning TBD/TBA; Present Summer DEAR fREADom SSR Reading Log (IF ASSIGNED); Literary Elements & Devices, Figurative Language, & Poetic Devices/Terms; Vocabulary in Context (VOTW); Basic Grammar Review Lessons (GOTW); Oral Presentation & Oral Performance; Multi-Media Presentations;

     

    Q2=ELA-IV(12R)-ENGL101:

    BSC-ENGL101 WRITING= MLA Heading, MLA Format, and MLA Citations; "A Life Worth Knowing" 2-3pp Mini-THESIS Paper w/ MLA Works Cited; Writing Strategy Analysis- Examining Thematic Purpose, Rhetoric, Appeal, and Style; "My Best Marketable Traits Self-Marketing Presentation";

    LITERATURE= Complete Q1 Independent/Team Book Club Selection for DEAR fREADom SSR-Fridays and Creative Book Project/Presentation; Diversity Doesn't Have to Mean Divide & "Remember the Titans" or "The Allegory of the Cave", "Jonathan Livingston Seagull", "The Matrix", & "The Truman Show"; "Excerpts from A Christmas Carol" w/ Holiday Gift Project??; 

    Other= Service Learning TBD/TBA; Literary Elements & Devices, Figurative Language, & Poetic Devices/Terms; Vocabulary in Context (VOTW); Basic Grammar Review Lessons (GOTW); Oral Presentation & Oral Performance; Multi-Media Presentations;

     

    Q3=ELA-IV(12R)-ENGL101:

    BSC-ENGL101 WRITING= THE Bryant & Stratton College ENGL101, SOLUTION-BASED, RESEARCH-THESIS PAPER, in MLA Format w/ MLA Works Cited & 8-12 in-paper direct text Citations (6-8 pages); While developing the paper along the way, it includes a Thesis Precis/Proposal, Early Research & Works Cited, an Annotated Bibliography, Body Paragraph of Quote Sandwiches/Cited ID"E"As; and a Multi-Media Presentation immediately following the paper;

    LITERATURE= Mitch Albom's "Tuesdays with Morrie" & Related Lessons on Life & Love; Begin "Define Normal" Independent/Team Book Club Selection for SSR on DEAR fREADom SSR-Fridays;

    OTHER= Service Learning TBD/TBA; Literary Elements & Devices, Figurative Language, & Poetic Devices/Terms; Vocabulary in Context (VOTW); Basic Grammar Review Lessons (GOTW); Oral Presentation & Oral Performance; Multi-Media Presentations;

     

    Q4=ELA-IV(12R):

    LITERATURE= Complete "Define Normal" Independent/Team Book Club Selection for SSR on DEAR fREADom SSR-Fridays and Creative Book Project/Presentation; Selected Ray Bradbury & Science Fiction Short Stories "The Fun They Had", "The Pedestrian", "A Sound of Thunder", & "The Veldt"; F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"; Selected Related Visual Title Movie Analysis;

    ELA12-COMMENCEMENT Year End Projects/Activities/Advice MINI-UNITS (TBD/TBA as Time Allows)= "Pay it Forward Project"; "My Music/Favorite Song is Poetry" & "Poetry Slams"; "Production/Movie Experience & Analysis"; "Leave a Legendary Legacy Senior Memoir"; "Thank You Letter & Pay it Forward Graduation Gift"; "Senior Year Puppet Show/Video"; LAST WEEK Goodbye… Thanks for the Memories Close;

    FINAL EXAM PROJECT= "Leave a Legendary Legacy Senior Memoir & Presentation";

     

Last Modified on April 27, 2022