Monday, September 19, 2016

Weekly Agenda 9.19-9.23

AMERICAN VOICES Module

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Review Kennedy’s Style, compare to Quindlen’s.
-annotations, comprehension, and vocabulary
-language of persuasion
-syntax
HW READ “American History” by Judith Ortiz Cofer and complete annotations and comprehension check, FOR THURSDAY


WEDNESDAY
SSR
#5

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Review Ortiz Cofer’s Style,
-annotations, comprehension, and vocabulary
-close look at Narrative Structure

Write an Alternative ending, FOR FRIDAY

If able, in small groups students will work on one assigned story and complete annotations and questions.

Consider the qualities of a “monologue”

Performance Task: NonFiction Narrative
-prewriting
HW FInish Prewriting for MONDAY.  

NEXT: Sample NonFiction Narratives; including dialogue.
Next WED, choose one independent, on-line, reading selection.  Assessment.