Scope & Sequence: English Language Lab

  • Merrillville High School
    Course Scope & Sequence
     
     
    Department:
    English
    English 10
    Instructor:  Rachel Sonnenberg
     
    Email:
    rsonnenber@mvsc.k12.in.us
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    Course Expectations, Goals & Routines

     
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    Course Description
     
    English 10, an integrated English course based on Indiana’s Academic Standards for English/Language Arts in Grade 10, is a study of language, literature, composition, and oral communication with a focus on exploring universal themes across a wide variety of genres.  Students use literary interpretation, analysis, comparisons, and evaluation to read and respond to representative works of historical or cultural significance appropriate for Grade 10 in classic and contemporary literature balanced with nonfiction. Students write responses to literature, expository and persuasive compositions, research reports, business letters, and technical documents. Students deliver grade-appropriate oral presentations and access, analyze, and evaluate online information.
    ·         Recommended Grade Level:   10
    ·         Recommended Prerequisites: English 9 or teacher recommendation 
    ·         Credits: 2 trimester course for 2 credits
    ·         Fulfills an English/Language Arts requirement for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas
    ·         A Career Academic Sequence or Flex Credit course

     

     
     
    Week
    Standards
    Instructional Content
    Activities, Readings, Labs, Interactive Notes, Assignments, etc.
    Assessments
    Other
    1
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W. 4, W.5
    Unit 1
    Making
    Inferences
    Summary
    "Occupation Conductorette"
    "A Problem"
    Swimming from Antartica"
    "Science Fiction and the Future"
     
     
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes
     
    2
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Unit 1
    Understanding
    Characters
    "Occupation Conductorette"
    "A Problem"
    Swimming from Antartica"
    "Science Fiction and the Future"
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes
     
    3
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Writing
    Basics
    and
    Narrative
     Reflection
    Chronological
    Essay   
    4
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Supplemental
    Poetry
    Figurative
    Language 
     Supplemental
    Poetry
    Texts
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes   
    5
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Unit 4
    Theme 
     "Antigone" Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes    
    6
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Writing
    Response
    to
    Literature
    Skills Based
    Critical
    Reading
    Midterm
    Essay  
    7
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Unit 5
    Text
    Structure 
     "Cupid and Psyche"
    "Ashputtle"
    "Morte d'Arthur"
    "Youth and Chivarly"
    "Pilgrim's Search"
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes   
    8
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Unit 5
    Main
    Idea and
    Purpose 
     "Cupid and Psyche"
    "Ashputtle"
    "Morte d'Arthur"
    "Youth and Chivarly"
    "Pilgrim's Search"
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes    
    9
    Indiana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
     Writing an
    Exposition
     Graphic organizers and 6 traits of writing Essay   
    10
    Inidana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Unit 2
    Fact /
    Opinion
    Analyzing
    Arguments 
     "From Longitude"
    "Seeing Things"
    "The Shape of the World"
    "The American Idea" 
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes    
    11
    Inidana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Unit 2
    Compare /
    Contrast 
     "From Longitude"
    "Seeing Things"
    "The Shape of the World" 
    "The American Idea" 
    Vocabulary Quiz / Reading Quzzes   
    12
    Inidana Academic Standards
    10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.13, 10.4.10, 10.4.11, 10.4.12, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.5.7, 10.5.8, 10.5.9, 10.6.1, 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
     
    Common Core Standards
    L.1, L.2, L.3, L.6, W.1, W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5
    Sprial Teaching    Skills Based Final Exam