Reading 0975 – Outline of Classes – Fall 2006

 

 8/17/06 (R) Class 1

Getting to Know You Activity

Homework Procedures

Opinion Activity -- Outsider

Journal Writing – Explanation & First Activity

 

8/21/06 (M)  Class 2

Explain Syllabus

Chapter 2 – “My Husband, the Outsider” 

                     A.  Prereading

                     B.  Reading

                     C.  Reading Strategies   

                     D.  Summary Writing

Review Vocabulary – Unit1 (Lesson1) – pages 2-4

                                   Unit 1 (Lesson 2) – pages 5-7

 

8/22/06 (T)  Class 3

Chapter 2 – “My Husband, the Outsider” 

                     A.  Dictionary Use

                     B.  Details/Main Idea

                     C.  Inference

                     D.  Critical Thinking Strategies  

                     E. Tone

8/23/06 (W)  Class 4

 

Practice Reading Test #1

 

8/24/06 (R)  Class 5

Chapter 2 – “My Husband, the Outsider” 

                    A.  Book Club

Vocabulary Quiz Unit 1 (Lessons 1&2)

Review Practice Test #1

 

8/28/06 (M)  Class 6

Review Vocabulary – Unit 1 (Lesson 3) – pages 8-10

                                 -- Unit 1 (Lesson 4) – pages 11-13

Chapter 2 – “Unwelcome in Chinatown”

                    A.  Prereading 

                    B.  Reading  Strategies                     

                    C.  Reading

                   


8/29/06 (T)  Class 7

Chapter 2 – “Unwelcome in Chinatown”

                   A. Journal Writing

                   B.  Interpreting Graphs

                   C.  Questions 

8/30/06 (W)  Class 8

 

Practice Reading Test #2

 

8/31/06 (R)  Class 9

Chapter 2 – “Unwelcome in Chinatown”

                 A.  Book Club

                 B.  Journal Writing  

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 1 (Lesson 3&4)

Review Practice Reading Test #2

 

9/04/06 – Labor Day – No School

 

9/05/06  (T)   Class 10

Comprehension Quiz #1 (“Unwelcome in Chinatown” & “My Husband, the Outsider”)

Review Vocabulary  -- Unit 2 (Lesson 1) – pages 18-20

                                  -- Unit 2 (Lesson 2) – pages 21-23

 

09/06/06  (W)   Class 11

Practice Reading Test #3

 

09/07/06  (R)     Class 12

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 2 (Lesson 1&2)

Review Practice Reading Test #3

 

09/11/06 (M)   Class 13

Review Vocabulary – Unit 2 (Lesson 3) – pages 24-26

                                -- Unit 2 (Lesson 4) – pages 27-28

Chapter 3 – “Beyond Rivalry”

                  A.  Prereading

                  B.  Reading

                  C.  Reading Strategies

 

09/12/06 (T)   Class 14

Chapter 3 – “Beyond Rivalry”

                 A.  Outlining – Major & Minor Details

                 B.  Synonyms & Antonyms

 

09/13/06 (W)  Class 15

 

Practice Reading Test #4


09/14/06 (R)   Class 16

Review Practice Reading Test #4

Chapter 3 – “Beyond Rivalry”

                 A.  Book Club

                 B.  Journal Writing

Vocabulary Quiz  -- Unit 2 (Lesson 3&4)

 

09/18/06 (M)   Class 17

Chapter 3 – “Middle Children”

                 A.  Prereading

                 B.  Reading

                 C.  Reading Strategies 

Review Vocabulary – Unit 3 (Lesson 1)  -- pages 32-33

                                -- Unit 3 (Lesson 2) – pages 34-36

 

09/19/06 (T)   Class 18

Chapter 3 – “Middle Children”

                 A.  Webbing – Major & Minor Details

                 B.  Creating & Reading Graphs

                 C.  Journal Writing

 

09/20/06  (W)   Class 19

 

Practice Reading Test #5

 

09/21/06  (R)   Class 20

Review Practice Reading Test #5

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 3 (Lesson 1 & 2)

 

09/25/06  (M)   Class 21

Comprehension Quiz #2 (“Beyond Rivalry” & “Middle Children”

Review Vocabulary – Unit 3 (Lesson 3) pages 37-39

                                 --Unit 3 (Lesson 4) pages 40-42

 

09/26/06  (T)   Class 22

Chapter 7 – “Matters of Life & Death” 

                    A.  Prereading

                    B.  Reading 

                    C.  Reading Strategies

 

 

09/27/06  (W)   Class 23

Practice Reading Test #6


09/28/06   (R)   Class 24

Review Practice Reading Test #6

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 3 (Lesson 3 & 4)

 

 

10/02/06  (M)   Class 25

Review Vocabulary – Unit 4 (Lesson 1) – pages 46-48

                                 -- Unit 4 (Lesson 2) – pages 49-51

Chapter 7 – “Matters of Life & Death” 

                    A.  Note Taking – Major & Minor Details

                    B.  Inference

                    C.  Critical Thinking Strategies

                    D.  Journal Writing

Cumulative Vocabulary Test (Units 1-3)

 

10/03/06  (T)   Class 26

Chapter 7 – “Should Doctors…?”      

                    A.  Prereading

                    B.  Reading

                    C.  Reading Strategies

 

10/04/06  (W)   Class 27

 

Practice Reading Test #7

 

10/05/06  (R)   Class 28

Review Practice Reading Test #7

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 4 (Lessons 1&2)

 

10/09/06  (M)   Class 29

Chapter 7 – “Should Doctors…?”

                   A.  Journal Writing

                   B.  Book Club

Review Vocabulary – Unit 4 (Lesson 3) – pages 52-54

                                 -- Unit 4 (Lesson 4) – pages 55-57

 

10/10/06  (T)   Class 30

Chapter 8 – “Trading Flesh”

                A.  Prereading

                B.  Reading

                C.  Book Club

 

10/11/16  (W)  Class  31

Practice Reading Test #8

 

10/12/06 – Fall Break – No Classes

 

10/16/06  (M)  Class  32

Review Vocabulary – Unit 5 (Lesson 1) – pages 60-62

                                 -- Unit 5 (Lesson 2) – pages 63-65

Review Practice Reading Test #8

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 4 (Lesson 3 & 4)

 

10/17/06 (T)  Class  33

Chapter 8 --  “Sales of Kidneys”

                      A.  Prereading

                      B.  Reading  

                      C.  Reading Strategies

                      D.  Note Taking 

10/18/06  (W)  Class  34

 

Practice Reading Test #9

 

10/19/06  (R)  Class  35

Review Practice Reading Test #9

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 5 (Lesson 1 & 2)

 

10/23/06  (M)  Class  36

Chapter 8 --  “Sales of Kidneys”

                      A.  Critically Thinking Strategies

                       B.  Reading Bar Graphs – Making Inferences

Review Vocabulary – Unit 5 (Lesson 3) – pages 66-68

                                 -- Unit 5 (Lesson 4) – pages 69-71

 

10/24/06  (T)  Class  37

Chapter 9 – “The Gift of Life”

                     A.  Prereading

                      B.  Reading  

                      C.  Reading Strategies

                      D.  Note Taking 

 

10/25/06  (W)  Class  38

Practice Reading Test #10

 

10/26/06  (R) Class 39

Review Practice Reading Test #10

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 5 (Lesson 3 & 4)


10/30/06  (M)  Class  40

Chapter 9 – “The Gift of Life”

                    A.  Note Taking

                    B.  Inferences

                    C.  Journal Writing

                    D.  Critically Thinking Strategies               

Review Vocabulary – Unit 6 (Lesson 1) – pages 74-76

                                 -- Unit 6 (Lesson 2) – pages 77-80

                                 -- Unit 6 (Lesson 3) – pages 81-83

                                 -- Unit 6 (Lesson 4) – pages 84-86

10/31/06   (T)  Class  41

Chapter 9 – “Two Parents”

                   A.  Prereading

                   B.  Reading

                   C.  Reading Strategies

                   D.  Journal Writing

 

11/01/06  (W)  Class  42

Practice Reading Test #11 – Practice COMPASS

 

11/02/06   (R)  Class  43

Vocabulary Quiz – Unit 6 (Lesson 1&2)

Chapter 9 – “Two Parents”

                    A.  Book Club

 

11/06/06  (M)  Class  44

Cumulative Vocabulary Test – Units 4-6

Review for Final Exam

 

11/07/06  (T)  Class  45

Comprehension Test #3  -- Chapters 8 & 9

 

11/08/06  (W)  Class  46

Final Exam

No Work Accepted After Today.

 

11/09/06   (R)  Class 47

End of Course Grades Will Be Distributed!

 

EXIT COMPASS EXAMS WILL SCHEDULED FOR THE FOLLOWING WEEK. 

 

Note: This is a projected outline of the course content.  The instructor reserves the right to make any needed changes as the semester progresses.  Changes in assignment and testing dates may change as the semester progresses.  It is the student’s responsibility to ascertain the needed information about due dates if he/she is absent and misses the changes that are announced during class sessions.