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    Extra Credit:
    #beyond410 post - Positivity/Indy Reading/Poetry/TTTC/Vietnam
    Friday - 5/25
    Start Up:
    SSR
    Guided Learning:
    a. Discussion Questions
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  1. page Honors English 3 edited ... Extra Credit: #beyond410 post - Positivity/Indy Reading/Poetry/TTTC/Vietnam Start Up: SSR …
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    Extra Credit:
    #beyond410 post - Positivity/Indy Reading/Poetry/TTTC/Vietnam
    Start Up:
    SSR
    Guided Learning:
    a. Discussion Questions
    Should the public always know the rationale for a war?
    Explain the difference between reading a book and studying a book?
    What is something about this book that you have enjoyed?
    Best story so far? Why?
    b. Review the Reading Guide
    c. Watch Vietnam film clips
    HW:
    Complete Reading Guide 3B, Reading Guide 4, and the associated readings.
    {Reading Guide part 4 for TTTC.docx}
    Extra Credit:
    #beyond410 post: positivity, unity, duty, TTTC

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    12:49 pm

Wednesday, May 23

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    3.Discuss War and Duty Questions
    4. SSR Part 2
    5. Exit Ticket:
    Directions: After you read this quote, write your response to it. Is it true? Do you think you would feel the same way? Why or why not?
    “They carried shameful memories. They carried the common secret of cowardice barely restrained…They carried their reputations. They carried the soldier’s greatest fear, which was the fear of blushing. Men killed, and died, because they were embarrassed not to. It was what had brought them to the war in the first place, nothing positive, no dreams of glory or honor, just to avoid the blush of dishonor. They died so as not to die of embarrassment.” –pg. 21.

    HW:
    1. Complete Reading Guide Part 2.
    {Reading Guide Part 2 for TTTC.docx}
    2. Study for skills quiz: mosaic, brim, vignette, mood, information from brochure, and plot information from TTTC.
    Extra Credit:
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    -Positivity/Indy Reading/TTTC/Vietnam
    Thursday - 5/24
    Start Up:
    SSR
    Guided Learning:
    a.Review HW
    b.Discuss Ladder of Love
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vT-ZgA6qcKw
    c.Discussion/Reflection
    1. So far, who is your favorite character in the platoon? Why?
    2. Of your friends and family, who most closely resembles Dave Jensen and Lee Strunk? Please briefly explain why.
    3. If you were a soldier, what would be your symbolic weapon of last resort?
    4.Exit Ticket:
    Directions: After you read this quote, write your response to it. Is it true? Do you think you would feel the same way? Why or why not?
    “They carried shameful memories. They carried the common secret of cowardice barely restrained…They carried their reputations. They carried the soldier’s greatest fear, which was the fear of blushing. Men killed, and died, because they were embarrassed not to. It was what had brought them to the war in the first place, nothing positive, no dreams of glory or honor, just to avoid the blush of dishonor. They died so as not to die of embarrassment.” –pg. 21.
    d. SSR Part 2
    HW:
    Complete Reading Guide Part 3
    {Reading Guide Part 3 for TTTC.docx}
    Extra Credit:
    #beyond410 post - Positivity/Indy Reading/Poetry/TTTC/Vietnam

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    2:08 pm

Tuesday, May 22

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    #beyond410 post -Positivity/Unity/Research/Op-Eds/Poetry Out Loud
    Tuesday -5/22
    Start Up:
    NO PHONES/NO EARBUDS
    *Things to do besides look at your phone: revise RNB assignments, study tone words, root words, and literary analysis terms/read
    1. If you were in a war, what is the one personal item that you would bring? Why? Please answer in 2-3 sentences.

    Notes:
    Add the following words to your root word list in your lit terms/vocab section
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    4.Book Initiation
    5.Independently Read - Use the study guide for support.
    6.Exit Ticket:
    Directions: After you read this quote, write your response to it. Is it true? Do you think you would feel the same way? Why or why not?
    “They carried shameful memories. They carried the common secret of cowardice barely restrained…They carried their reputations. They carried the soldier’s greatest fear, which was the fear of blushing. Men killed, and died, because they were embarrassed not to. It was what had brought them to the war in the first place, nothing positive, no dreams of glory or honor, just to avoid the blush of dishonor. They died so as not to die of embarrassment.” –pg. 21.

    HW:
    1. Finalize TTTC Reading Guide Part 1
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    2. Study for Skills Quiz (new vocab, mood, and Vietnam/TTTC information
    Extra Credit:
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    Vietnam, TTTC

    Wednesday - 5/23
    Start Up:
    SILENT Sustained Reading :)
    *Check out a book if you were absent yesterday
    Guided Learning:
    1. If you were in a war, what is the one personal item that you would bring? Why? Please answer in 2-3 sentences.
    2. Review HW Responses
    3.Discuss War and Duty Questions
    4. SSR Part 2
    5. Exit Ticket:
    Directions: After you read this quote, write your response to it. Is it true? Do you think you would feel the same way? Why or why not?
    “They carried shameful memories. They carried the common secret of cowardice barely restrained…They carried their reputations. They carried the soldier’s greatest fear, which was the fear of blushing. Men killed, and died, because they were embarrassed not to. It was what had brought them to the war in the first place, nothing positive, no dreams of glory or honor, just to avoid the blush of dishonor. They died so as not to die of embarrassment.” –pg. 21.
    HW:
    1. Complete Reading Guide Part 2.
    {Reading Guide Part 2 for TTTC.docx}
    2. Study for skills quiz: mosaic, brim, vignette, mood, information from brochure, and plot information from TTTC.
    Extra Credit:
    a. #beyond410 post -Positivity/Indy Reading/TTTC/Vietnam

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    12:19 pm

Monday, May 21

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    b. Make up JP and Poetry Presentations
    c. Revise and Discuss Brainstorms
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    Vietnam War?
    {All Along the Watchtower and For What It's Worth.docx}

    e.TTTC Assignment # 1
    {Assignment Number One for TTTC.docx}
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    attendance and communication
    HW:
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    # 1 (tasks 1 and 2)
    Extra Credit:
    #beyond410 post -Positivity/Unity/Research/Op-Eds/Poetry Out Loud
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    12:25 pm
  2. page Honors English 3 edited ... 1. Finalize TTTC Assignment # 1 Extra Credit: ... Out Loud Tuesday -5/22 Start Up: …
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    1. Finalize TTTC Assignment # 1
    Extra Credit:
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    Out Loud
    Tuesday -5/22
    Start Up:
    NO PHONES/NO EARBUDS
    *Things to do besides look at your phone: revise RNB assignments, study tone words, root words, and literary analysis terms/read
    1. If you were in a war, what is the one personal item that you would bring? Why? Please answer in 2-3 sentences.
    Notes:
    Add the following words to your root word list in your lit terms/vocab section
    mosaic - a picture or pattern produced by arranging together small colored pieces of hard material, such as stone, tile, or glass.
    brim - fill something so completely as almost to spill out of it.
    vignette- a brief evocative description, account, or episode.
    mood - the general feeling or atmosphere that a piece of writing creates within the reader.
    Guided Learning:
    1.Discuss Start UP
    2.Discuss Items/Elements from TTTC Assignment # 1/Poster
    3.Discuss reflections on duty, war, and citizenship.
    4.Book Initiation
    5.Independently Read - Use the study guide for support.
    6.Exit Ticket:
    Directions: After you read this quote, write your response to it. Is it true? Do you think you would feel the same way? Why or why not?
    “They carried shameful memories. They carried the common secret of cowardice barely restrained…They carried their reputations. They carried the soldier’s greatest fear, which was the fear of blushing. Men killed, and died, because they were embarrassed not to. It was what had brought them to the war in the first place, nothing positive, no dreams of glory or honor, just to avoid the blush of dishonor. They died so as not to die of embarrassment.” –pg. 21.
    HW:
    1. Finalize TTTC Reading Guide Part 1
    {Reading Guide Part 1 for TTTC.docx}
    2. Study for Skills Quiz (new vocab, mood, and Vietnam/TTTC information
    Extra Credit:
    #beyond410 post: value, unity, poetry, Vietnam, TTTC

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    12:08 pm

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