Monday, September 6, 2010

Weekly Agenda Sept 7-8, 10

Welcome Back to School!
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TUESDAY
Read excerpt from A Long Way Gone
-practice 3-level questions (see handout)
-practice journal entry format (see handout)
-practice self-grading (see rubric)
HW Find 3 helpful items from this website.

WEDNESDAY
Article and Statistics
-practice 3Qs and marginalia (don't worry if these terms are unfamiliar)
Journal Entry #2
-self-grade
Talk about SSR and independent reading program
-short book talk
HW Apply themes from A Long Way Gone to themes in up & coming unit

FRIDAY

Baseline Essay
HW
Chart a timeline for Dana's experience.
Next week Kindred and literary terms.

Peek-a-Boo Fall Course Outline