Monday, April 13, 2015

Weekly Agenda

1984 Essay

MONDAY and TUESDAY
Considering the prompts
-find evidence to support your favorite contender
-review evidence from T-Graph
-Pair Share Quote Analysis
-In-text citations for secondary sources
HW Draft due WEDNESDAY

WEDNESDAY
The Style Checklist
-parallel, balanced sentences; varied punctuation; transitional expressions; no float quotation
6pt Rubric
-Ideas and Explanations
-Organization
-Style
-Grammar and Mechanics
Students Model Essay(s)

THURSDAY and FRIDAY  
In anticipation of The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
-reciprocal reading: extended definition of existentialism
--complete responses to worksheet in Journal, as #_____

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Please have your essay available on a cloud doc (ie. google doc)
-revision, adding style elements
-swap and peer feedback edit
-teacher feedback and clarification


Next Week Block Schedule
Weeks 1 and 2: 
  • Odd periods meet Monday and Thursday,  
  • Even periods meet Tuesday and Friday; 
  • Wednesday is late start

HW Upload your essay to turnitin.com.  Your window for full-credit is Monday, April 20th-Friday, April 24th.