“Speak clearly if you speak at all, carve every word before you let it fall.” ~Oliver Wendell Holmes
Creative Writing 1 ~Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Share Pantoum poems. Discuss Point-of-View. Look at POV examples from Lucille Clifton, Archy & Mehitabel, Their Father, Moo, slam poems by Jesse Parent “Lazarus of Bethany.”, from Brave New Voice’s LA Team “Shots Fired,” and “To JK Rowling from Cho Chang” by Rachel Rostad HW: Write a poem from someone or something else’s point-of-view. Have a poem printed for mini-ws next class.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Updates on field trips. Continue downloading InDesign and Photoshop. Work on lit mag submission writing critiques.
English 10 Honors ~ Sign up for the V-Day Thang Par-Tay! to be held in class on Tuesday! Reminder: Read and complete Reader Responses for 19-22. Grammar 77 Identifying Conunctions and 78 Using Conjunctions. HW: Complete Reader Responses for 19-22, Grammar 77 and 78. 5th Day Freewrite oral and Vocab 34 Test next class!