Text/HTML

Minimize

Photo Here

Minimize

 

Information

Minimize

Contact Information


About Me

  • High school English teacher for forty years.  Bachelor's degree in English Education from Louisiana State University.  Master's Degree in Education from University of New Orleans.  Stratford teacher for ten years. 

Resources

Minimize

Name Here

Minimize

MARY ROUSE

Classes:

A Day                                                                B Day

Period 1         English III                            Period 2            Conference 

Period 3         English III AP/GT                 Period 4            English III AP/GT    

Period 5          Conference                        Period 6            English I GL

Period 7         Study Hall                           Period 8            English III AP/GT

Make-Ups

Minimize

Before school  7:15 - 7:45 A.M B Days

Tuesday and Thursday 3:15-4:15 P.M.

OR Department Make-up on Thursday immediately after school in assigned room.

Tutorials

Minimize

Before school  7:15 - 7:45 A.M .B Days

After school Tuesday and Thursday 3:15-4:15 P.M.

Class Assignments & Homework

Minimize

Calendar – The Great Gatsby

 

March 22-23              Introduction to Modern Period -  Bio of F. Scott Fitzgerald

                                    Reading Assignment – Chapter 1 and complete biography

March 24-28               Reading Assignment Ch II- III

                                    Events of Jazz Age – introduction to the 1920’s

March 29-30               Reading Assignment Ch IV-V – Characterization – stock characters, Narrator and character, Characters in Conflict

March 30-31               Reading Assignment   Ch VI- VII -  Settings  -  West Egg, East Egg, Valley of Ashes, New York

April 1-4                     Reading Assignment   Ch VIII- IX

There will be a graded assignment each day that requires that you have done the reading to prepare for class (pop quiz – writing assignment – vocabulary will be included) 

***Turnitin directions  below

For students to access:

 Turnitin.springbranchisd.com

Log on only with SBISD user name and password.  Click on Class and assignment’s name is seen. When student’s assignment is complete, he/she  must save it with a .pdf extension or as a Microsoft Word document. From Turnitin, use Single File Upload and see teacher name. Enter the document’s title, find document to attach and Upload.

Turnitin has excellent video tutorials. Access them via the Help tab at top of screen.

Please turn in a paper copy with  students name(s )on it (if you worked with a partner) .