• Composition

    Trimester 1

    Ms. Morris

    Week

    Content

    Activities

    Assessments

    1

    Types of Writing

    Parts of Speech

    Graphic Organizers

    Annotating Texts

    Parts of Speech Quiz

    2

    Constructed Response

    Required Reading

    Sentence Types

    Capitalization

    SAT Vocabulary 1

    Etymons Lesson 1

    Constructed Response

    RAISE Method

    Required Reading




    Constructed Response

    RAISE Method

    3

    Constructed Response

    Required Reading

    Capitalization

    SAT Vocabulary 1

    Etymons Lesson 2

    Constructed Response

    RAISE Method

    Constructed Response

    RAISE

    Student-Choice Book Assessment

    Capitalization Quiz

    4

    Technical Writing

    Creative Writing

    Sentence Parts

    Effective Introductions and Conclusions

    SAT Vocabulary 1

    Etymons Lesson 3

    Business Letter

    Procedural Writing

    Creative Writing

    Nonfiction Article 1

    SAT Vocabulary 1 Quiz

    Etymon Lessons 1-3 Quiz

    Sentence Parts Quiz

    5

    Narrative Writing

    Phrases/Clauses

    Effective Sentences

    SAT Vocabulary 2

    Etymons Lesson 4

    Narrative Essay

    Graphic Organizers

    Nonfiction Article 2

    Phrases/Clauses Quiz

    6

    Expository Writing

    Verb Usage

    Subject-Verb Agreement

    SAT Vocabulary 2

    Etymons Lesson 5

    Expository Essay

    Graphic Organizers

    Nonfiction Article 3

    Verb Agreement Quiz

    7

    Argumentative Writing

    Pronoun Usage

    SAT Vocabulary 2

    Etymons Lesson 6

    Argumentative Essay

    Graphic Organizers

    Nonfiction Article 4

    SAT Vocabulary 2 Quiz

    Etymons Lessons 4-6 Quiz

    Pronoun Usage Quiz

    8

    Spiral Week - Reviewing necessary materials

    SAT Vocabulary 3

    Etymons Lesson 7

    TBD

    TBD

    9

    Academic Research

    Modifiers

    Usage Glossary

    SAT Vocabulary 3

    Etymons Lesson 8

    Graphic Organizer

    Source Cards

    Sources

    TBD

    10

    Academic Research

    Miscellaneous Information

    Usage Glossary

    SAT Vocabulary 3

    Etymons Lesson 9

    Graphic Organizer

    Outline

    Rough Draft

    SAT Vocabulary 3 Quiz

    Etymons 7-9 Quiz

    11

    Academic Research

    Agreement

    Usage Glossary

    Review SAT Vocabulary & etymons

    Graphic Organizer Final Draft

    12

    Final Exam

     

    Final Exam