- Review Part 1 of The Alchemist. Study guides should be completed through to question #20.
- Return Research Papers.
- Read and discuss the beginning of Part 2 of The Alchemist.
Tuesday - Writing Notebook Entry: "Describe the best concert you've ever attended. If you've never been to one, what would be your ideal first concert?"
- Introduction to Unit 10 of Vocabulary book. Assign word pictures for the Word Wall.
- Enjoy independent reading of The Alchemist. Work on study guides. The test for The Alchemist is next Thursday.
HW - Read The Alchemist through to page 79
Wednesday - Writing Notebook Entry: "You are being held at gunpoint. Your assailant says that you have one minute to change his mind. What do you say?"
- Vocab exercises - "Choose the correct answer."
- Read and analyze key passages from The Alchemist.
HW - Read The Alchemist through to page 103
Thursday - Writing Notebook Entry: "No entry today."
- Take FFA (Flexible Formative Assessment) for quarter 4 (the last one!)
Friday - Writing Notebook Entry: "Friday Freewrite!"
- Vocab Exercises "Synonyms/Antonyms"
- Discuss themes and symbols within The Alchemist
- Begin Character Mandala for Santiago
HW - Bring two dream journals on Monday for Dream Analysis. Continue to read The Alchemist.