Friday, September 23, 2016

Weekly Agenda 9.26-9.30

AMERICAN VOICES Module


MONDAY-TUESDAY
Review Ortiz’s Style,
-annotations, comprehension, and vocabulary
-close look at Narrative Structure


HW for TUESDAY, Write an Alternative ending


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


WEDNESDAY
SSR
Total and turn in Reading Journal. NO ENTRY DUE FOR TODAY.


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Consider the qualities of a “monologue”


Performance Task: NonFiction Narrative
-prewriting: Interview, or record evidence
-exposition
-dialogue

HW DUE FRIDAY: Read one of the small-group reading selections and complete the comprehension questions, no summary necessary. AND, complete the "Read It" questions under the conventions section.


In-Class Small Group Work
-reading circles
-early drafting

Models
Rubric


Presentation: Speaking and Listening Rubric


HW Finish Draft 1: Exposition, Body with descriptive details and "I thoughts" and Conclusion, for Tuesday.  
Draft 2 for Tuesday, Prepare typed final to present from for WEDNESDAY.