Chicano Literature:

Dialectical Journal Entry: Explain the lie Panchito tells his fellow students when they question him about his interaction with the Border Patrol.  Why is this a significant lie? What does the lie tell us about the weakness in the American immigration system?

Reading Assignment: Breaking Through pages 19-28; 29-41

English 10: SpringBoard V:

Purple grammar books: Chapter 17 review of sentence basics and parts of speech.

English 11: SpringBoard VI:

Reading Assignment: Address to the Federal Convention -Benjamin Franklin

Students need to write their own description of the Revolutionary point of view about the purpose of America using the questions on SpringBoard VI page 14 and knowledge of the following readings:

a] Speech to the Virginia Convention -Patrick Henry

b] The Declaration of Independence -Thomas Jefferson

c] Address to the Federal Convention -Benjamin Franklin