“Humor is just another defense against the universe.”~Mel Brooks
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Watch the film “Finding Forrester” as we anticipate workshop copies.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Tape ghoulie gram flyers to the walls around the building. 5th Day Freewrite has been canceled. We will not make it up. We will do the next one according to the 5th Day Freewrite schedule. Silently read upcoming workshop pieces and make critique notes on them for workshop next class. Students may continue revising their own Writer’s Eye piece. HW: Have group 3 pieces ready for workshop.
English 10 Honors ~ Begin class with a 10-minute Silent Sustained Reading. Some students may choose to use this time to review their vocabulary for lesson 24 and 25. Distribute the Vocabulary Test 24 & 25. Extra credit check on Thursday. Students will share their oral 5th Day Freewrite. If time allows, continue watching “The Goonies” through the classroom laptop and work on Archetypes worksheet. HW: Archetypes Essay is due Monday, the 24th.