Saturday, October 13, 2012

Weekly Agenda 10/-10/19

1984 and  Equilibrium

MONDAY-TUESDAY
YOUR BOOK REPORT IS DUE MONDAY BY 11:59pm to turnitin.com
Equilibrium, the movie.
Assignment: Movie Review-  write a short 3 paragraph review that summarizes the movie, reviews the performances and quality of the movie and then compares it to 1984.  DUE to turnitin.com FRIDAY, Oct. 19th.  No Hard Copy necessary.  This assignment will be graded on turnitin on the 3-pt scale.  

HW Bring essential quotations from 1984 in with some analysis.


WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY
Essay Topics
-pair share quote analysis
-evidence and analysis
-peer edits
-teacher review
-draft read arounds
HW 1st typed draft THURSDAY; 2nd due FRIDAY; Optional 3rd draft due MONDAY.

NEXT WEEK
Final peer edit
-transitions
-colons, semi-colons
-passive voice
-FLTs
ESSAY DUE FRIDAY, OCT. 26th to turnitin.com, hardcopy MONDAY.