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Phone Number:  (714) 986-7580 ext.  11205
Email (Contact):  kputnam@pylusd.org
Homepage (Daily Agendas and Homework): 
Period 0:  AP Language and Composition
Period 1:  English Language Arts II 
Period 2:  English Language Arts II 
Period 3:  Conference
Period 4:  English Language Arts II
Period 5:  English Language Arts II 
Tutoring:  Before School, Break, Lunch and After School by. Appt.


Recent Posts

ELA II Agenda: 11/28/18

-THE LORAX Body Paragraph
-Peer Review Body Paragraph

AP Lang. Agenda: 11/28/18

-Discuss SOAPSTone: "Red, White and Beer"
-Provide and Discuss Red, White... Rhetorical Analysis Mini-Essay Prompt
-Begin Writing Mini-Essay
HW:  Finish Mini-Essay First Draft (Intro., 1 Body & Conclusion) I will provide additional instruction tomorrow; a 2nd draft will follow.

ELA II Agenda: 11/9/18

-Provide StudySync:  Technical Difficulties
-Respond to the EQ:  What responsibility do we have for what we create?
-Answer the StudySync Poll and annotate the background information
-Watch the Flint Michigan Clip

AP Lang. Agenda: 11/8

-Collect ":Supersaturation..."  RA, ?'s & SOAPSTone
-Test Corrections
-Satirical Cartoon Analysis
HWK:  Finish Analysis

AP Lang. Agenda: 11/7/18

-AP M/C Practice
-Discuss Rhetorical Analysis of "Supersaturation..."
HWK:  Answer Questions for "Supersaturation..."  C:  1  R: 1, 2 & 6

ELA II Agenda: 10/30/18

Exam review worksheet
Discuss/collect "You Have Insulted Me"  SOAPSTone
Symbols & allusions
Discuss (Will finish allusions tomorrow)
HWK  Exam on Thursday

AP Lang. Agenda: 10/30/18

-Voice Lesson 4
-Finish Sentence Stem Questions ("TIHC")
-Discuss SOAP/RA/ Question Stems
HWK:  Read/Annotate "The Gangster as Tragic Hero"

ELA II Agenda: 11/29/18

-Provide exam structure
-Sequencing practice
-SOAPSTOne:  "You Have Insulted Me"

AP Lang Agenda: 11/29/18

-Pair SOAPSTone:  "The Housewife Industrial Complex"
-Pair Rhetorical Journal
-Begin Sentence Stems (Will have 5 minutes tomorrow)

ELA II Agenda: 10/26/18

-SSR/exam review
-Title Analysis
-Read/ annotate Vonnegut's letter
HWK:  Finish Annotations- F-451 EXAM IS ON THURSDAY 11/1/18

AP Lang. Agenda: 10/26/18

-Stamp/ collect rhetorical journals:"None... Owned"
-Discuss RJ responses in small groups
-Brainstorm:  Reality-TV
-Read and annotate:  "The Housewife Industrial Complex"
HWK:  Mini-SOAPSTone

ELA II Agenda: 10/25/18

-F-451 Exam Review worksheet
-Graded-group Discussion of Symbolic Characters worksheet