Took notes on advice about conclusions. Worked on conclusions in lab. HW: Neatly written or typed draft of literary analysis essay. B Block: Thesis and 3 body paragraphs only.
A,C,D,F computer lab to work on body paragraphs. B block: Read SSR books for first 1/2 hour and then write journal for last 15 minutes. 20 line minimum, using prompt from class. HW: A,C,D,F 3 body paragraphs due Monday. B: Finish journal entry & 1 body paragraph due Monday.
No F or A blocks today. D block: Notes on topic sentences, and write topic sentences. B & C: Notes on Thesis statements. Write thesis statement and find 5 quotes from text to use as support. HW: B & C: finish finding evidence. Other Classes: read SSR books. Story here. Notes on thesis here. Thesis statement template here.
No B and C block today.Notes on thesis statements. Formulate your own using brainstorming ideas from yesterday. Gather evidence (at least 5 quotes from story with page #'s). HW: Finish gathering evidence. Story here.
Took Quiz in Edmodo. Looked up terms/concepts related to "War Party" and found a connecting quote. A,C,D Handout. B,F handout. HW: Finish class assignment terms/ concepts. Also posted in Edmodo. Can submit through Edmodo or complete in notebook.
Finished discussion the short story, "War Party." Started working on formulating thesis statements. HW: Quiz on prepositional phrases tomorrow. Take quiz in Quia to practice. Also, review this week's homework. Make sure you can identify prepositional phrases and know what an object of a prepositon is.
Review homework. Report out to class with analysis of story. HW: Prepositional Phrase Worksheet There are two exercises--make sure you scroll down to find both of them.