Writer's workshop today was working on giving clear verbal directions and descriptions.
Today we worked on a rough draft of a synthesis essay for "Modest Proposal" and "We ate the Children Last" It was handed in for feedback.
Today we worked on Sythnesis notes (found on assignments page) and looked at proper quoting technique.
Today we read "We ate the children last" (found on READINGS page). We had catch - up time for the rest of the block.
Today we learned more about satire and worked on deconstructing Swift's argument using the graphic organizer.
Today partners were given a grammar concept and were challenged to create an infographic on their topics.
Today we read "A Modest Proposal". We focused on looking at the argument Swift presents in his writing.
Today we worked on our presentations in the library. Presentations are due tomorrow.
Today we worked on our presentations in the library. Presentations are due Friday.
March 17 - Synthesis essay
March 10 - Modest proposal argument worksheet
March 3 - Presentations.
Feb 27- Indian Education Questions
Feb 23- Hairball Essay
Feb 17 - Hairball Conflict
Feb 16 - Shoe story inclass write.
Feb 9 - Inclass descriptive paragraph.
Feb 7 - "The Chaser" chart
Feb 6 - Skin Plotline
Feb 2 - Pet Peeve Presentation