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“I’d rather look ridiculous when everybody else does than plain and sensible all by myself.” L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Critique assigned pieces for workshop by offering positives and suggestions for improvement. HW: Continue November Writer’s Notebook. Bus Lines is due by 9 AM on Wednesday, Nov. 30. NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED!
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Review Bradbury handout 4. Distribute Bradbury Handout 5. Share your completed Tone poems with the class. Classmates must identify tone of speaker and intent for reader. Begin class discussion on The Apology poem. Read and discuss several examples. HW: Continue November Writer’s Notebook. Write your own Apology poem. Bradbury Handout 5. Bus Lines and Writer’s Eye due by 9 AM Wednesday, Nov. 30. NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED!
English 10 Honors ~ Grade Identifying Verbs and Verb Tenses worksheets. Distribute Irregular Verbs 1 and Irregular Verbs 2 worksheets. Distribute handout on Othello Essay and Essay Checklist. Distribute and discuss Othello Recitation Extra Credit and Rubric for Grading it. Distribute handout on Steps of Othello’s Temptation. Read and discuss Othello Act III, scenes iii and iv. HW: Complete the two verb worksheets. Othello Unit Test and Vocab 30 & 31 on Wednesday, Dec. 7. Othello as Tragic Hero Essay due on Friday, Dec. 9. Recitation Extra Credit due on Friday, Dec. 9.