“It’s very hard to take yourself too seriously when you look at the world from outer space.” ~ Thomas K. Mattingly, II
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Activity to be added later.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Get in your assigned Radio Drama groups. Each person assigned a task must now go to step 2 and research your assigned position. Once you have researched your assigned position, begin step 3 as a group, if time allows. Radio Drama Webquest and Radio Drama/Podcast Tips sheet.
English 9 A/A ~ Collect all written 5th Day freewrites. They should be written on paper, or typed and printed. Complete “Subject/Verb Agreement 2 Practice” on noredink.com. Collective Nouns Practice. Then complete the Collective Nouns Lesson. Read “The Cask of Amontillado” pre-reading PowerPoint to understand the background of the story. Quietly listen to the audio for “The Cask of Amontillado” and follow along to the audio with the text. Work on “The Cask of Amontillado” Understanding sheet as you read along. You may make a google copy of the Understanding sheet and complete it and google share the document with Ms. Wood. We will finish the story next class.