Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Weekly Agenda August 31-Sept. 2

Wednesday
Finish 3-level Question practice
Journal Entry Format
-#1: Excerpts from Zeitoun, pp239-245
HW Finish #1 and 2 of Journal Entry #1

Thursday
Review usefulness of Blog
Check course outline signatures
Review Journal entry Format
-students share #1 and 2
-complete #3 (Freewrite) portion of Journal Entry Format
-guide to self-grading journal entries
Student Survey and Reading Inventory
If time, review timed essay basics
HW Mark up text (Zeitoun) in preparation for Baseline Essay tomorrow.

Friday
Check Course Outline Signatures
Baseline Essay
-you may use your book
-prompts will be provided
-plan on spending the entire class writing
HW Read and bring Kindred for Tuesday

Monday, August 29, 2011

Welcome!!

Daily agenda and Homework Blog.

Tuesday Agenda and Homework

-Introductions
-Class Course Outline and Expectations
-Zeitoun
>practice 3-level Questions
>practice Journal Entry Format
HW Scavenger Hunt: find 3 useful items on Ms. Stevens' blog. Be prepared to share.