“It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Begin Poetry Unit. Introduction to Poetry, Poetry Examples, Muse in the News, Things to Remember When Writing Poems, Poetry Rubric. HW: Write a poem Using Stanzas Instead of Paragraphs. Work on Nov. Writer’s Notebooks. Written 5th Day Freewrite due December 1.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Announce deadlines. Poetry. What you know/place using examples from Carl Sandburg and James Wright. HW: Write a poem about a place. Work on Nov. Writer’s Notebook. Work on Radio Dramas in your groups on your own time. 5th Day Oral Freewrite due December 1.
English 9 A/A ~ Begin with Do Now # 4 and review it. Return all graded work. Complete Vocab 4 exercises. Begin reading/discussion of The Odyssey Book I: Athena Advises Telemachus. Begin Daily Paragraph about Telemachus. HW: Review Vocab 4 words. Vocab 4 Quiz next class. 5th Day Written Freewrite due December 1 and 4.