Monday, January 22

  • Vocab quiz on Friday!

  • vocab warm-up:

  • VIV: live, alive

  • 17. convivial, adj. – fond of eating and drinking with friends; jovial; hospitable

  • 18. revive, v. – bring back to life; restore

  • 19. survive, v. – outlive; remain alive after

  • 20. vivacious, adj. – lively in temper or conduct



  • How's the writing going?

    • I'm happy to offer suggestions/help

  • Tomorrow:

    • need to have a rough draft of the whole essay

    • get as far as you can.

    • If you haven't finished all paragraphs

      • at least put in the outline for the unfinished paragraphs

Tuesday, January 23

  • vocab warm-up:

  • 21. vivacity, n. – liveliness of spirit

  • 22. vivid, adj. – 1. full of life. 2. sharp and clear; graphic

  • 23. vivisection, n. – operation on a live animal for scientific investigation

  • 24. antivivisectionist, n. – one who opposes vivisection

  • Peer editing!

    • get sheet

Wednesday, January 24

  • vocab quiz on Friday, January 26!

  • vocab warm-up:
    • Latin Roots I crossword

  • Last day to write in class!

  • Essay due tomorrow, Thursday, beginning of class!

Thursday, January 25

  • print out essay

    • Room 408 printer

  • Turn in:

    • Final essay

    • Essay outline

    • rubric on top

  • vocab warm-up:

    • on a small piece of paper

    • draw one picture

    • that illustrates four vocabulary words

    • use captions or signs and arrows for clarity

  • Scarlet Letter fun & games

    • What Hollywood did

Friday, January 26

  • Check out Of Mice and Men - 8:40

  • Reading schedule

    • Read Ch. 1 tonight

    • Reading quiz on Tuesday, Jan. 30 on Ch. 1 & 2

  • Vocab quiz!

  • Steinbeck notes