Literature Focus: Summer Reading Quest! YAYY!!!!
Speaking and Listening/Writing Focus: The Alchemist Collaborative Paragraphs
Homework: Finish Collaborative Paragraph
Warm Up: Pass in your goals letters (if you did not send them to me already-we’ll discuss)
Get into your groups from Tuesday!
Literature Focus: The Alchemist
Homework: SUMMER READING QUEST TOMORROW! YAY!
Notes for Collaborative Paragraph-YOU ARE NOT WRITING THE FINAL PRODUCT!
Warm Up: Students have the opportunity to see that literature is not a cold, dead thing that happened once but instead a vibrant mode of storytelling that's been with us a long time - and will be with us, I hope, for a long time to come.”-John Green
Literature Focus: Storytelling Motif Analysis
Say, Mean, Matter analysis for “The Alchemist”
Homework: Complete “Say, Mean, Matter” Chart
Warm Up: What is the purpose of story telling?
Homework:Respond to TWO comments in the Flipping The Classroom Discussion by tomorrow's class!
Warm Up: Take out your student/guardian contracts!
Rated “r” permission slips
Literature/Writing Focus: Answer the following in a minimum of 5 sentences.
What, in your opinion, is the purpose of story telling?
Why do we tell our stories?
Why do we listen to, read and watch other people’s stories?
Are stories relevant to our current society?
Warm Up: Place your homework on your desk in the following order:
Speaking and Listening Focus: Syllabus Review
Homework: Summer Reading test will be on Friday, September 15th
Sign the Student Contract and Get the Parent/Guardian Contract signed
Warm Up: Find your name on a desk. Take a seat and introduce yourself to the person/people next to you.
Speaking and Listening Focus: