Writing is a recursive process. There is always room for improvement
Quote Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela
Word of the Week: rubicund (adj.) red; ruddy; healthy rosiness.
14 DAYS TILL THE FCAT WRITES. TEAM D, ARE YOU READY ?
RIF: Vocabulary Literary analysis /conflict
Essential question: How do figurative language, description and imagery help your essay?
Objectives:
Students will:
1. Analyze draft for effective writing components.
2. Compose effective introduction, body paragraphs and conclusion within a specified time.
3. Edit, revise and publish writing samples.
4.Organize ideas before writing
5. Practice speaking and listening speaking skills and provide constructive feedback.
Monday:
Warm up: Respond to the quote of the week.
Class work: Revision of school lunch essay
Homework: work on literary fair entry
Tuesday:
Warm UP:None
Class work: Writing prompt drill
Homework: Literary fair entry
Wednesday:
Warm up: Grammar skill builder
Class work: Oral reading/ feedback of essay
H Home work:
Thursday:
Warm up: Grammar Skill Builder
Class work: Publish essay draft/ Team Showdown
Home work: complete classwork
Friday :
Warm up : Free write based on FCAT test
Class work: Reading and critique of Poem Cross and Madam and the Rent Man by Langston Hughes
Home work: none.
YES YOU CAN!