Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

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2245 NE 36th Ave | Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 916-5160 | Fax: (503) 916-2695

Stephanie D'Cruz

Position: English Teacher
Email: sdcruz2@pps.net
Phone: 75 767

Course Syllabus

Sustained Silent Reading Information

Current Homework

 Bring your reading book every day for English!

Your on-going homework is to read an average of 30 minutes per night in your SSR book. Make sure you update goodreads at least once a week.

Week of April 6- April 9 - Last Week of Quarter!

For Mon, April 6 - Rough Draft of Vignette Essay Due Here is the assignment

For Wed, April 8 - Workday for revisions of Vignette Essay

Week of April 13 -17

For Wed. April 15 - FINAL DRAFT of Vignette Essay Due (Writer's Workshop)

For Thurs. April 16 - Read Act 2, Scenes 3,4. Answer 2 questions per scene.

Week of April 20- 24

For Mon. April 20 - SSR Storyboard Project Due Here is the assignment

Week of April 27 - May 1

For Mon. April 27 - Read Act 3, Scenes 2 and 3. Answer 2 per questions per scene OR finish translation activity.

Week of May 4-8

For Friday, May 8 - Rough Draft of Fiction Story Due (Writer's Workshop)

Week of May 11-15

For Mon. May 11 - Finish reading Act 5/ Fill out chart/ Compare and contrast with movie

For Tuesday, May 12 - Creative Projects for Romeo and Juliet Due (English)

Here are the instructions for Creative Projects

For Friday, May 15 - Revised Draft of Fiction Story Due

Week of May 18-22

Class Reading at Broadway Books on Tuesday, May 19!!

For Wed. May 20 - FINAL Draft of Fiction Story Due. 

Teaching Schedule

Teaching Schedule for 2014-15
Monday Morning/Tuesday/Thursday - Blue Schedule
Period 1 2 3 4
Class Eng 1-2 Prep Eng 1-2 Eng 1-2
Monday Afternoon/Wednesday/Friday - Gray Schedule
Period 5 6 7 8
Class Writer's Workshop Prep Writer's Workshop Writer's Workshop