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THEME: Challenges

CHALLENGES HELP US TO BE ALL WE CAN BE.

Quote: Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage”. Anais Nin

RIF: Reference and Research

Word of the Week: evanescent (adj) Temporary, brief, vanishing, fleeting

Essential question: How does a challenge define a person’s character?.

Objectives: 1.Examine challenge as the focus for the school year.

2. Distinguish between connotation and denotation.

3.Use TPCASTT to analyze poetry

4. Respond to a persuasive writing prompt.
5. Connect aspect of poetry to real life situations

Daily Warm Up Activity—Grammar Skill Builder

Monday_
Writing of diagnostic persuasive essay.
Home work : none
Tuesday:
Creation of Challenge word wall Analysis of tone words – SpringBoard page 6-9
Home work: Complete Classwork
Wednesday:
Classwork: Use TPCASTT to analyze poem “A Man” by Nina Cassian ... SpringBoard page 10- 11

Home work : Research 5 facts about Nina Cassian
Thursday:
Analysis of poem “Moco Limping” Springboard page 12-13
Homework: Research 5 facts about David Monreal
Friday:
Respond to literature using textual evidence based on poem “Moco Limping”... Springboard page 13.
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TPCASTT===== Title, Paraphrase, Connotation, Attitude, Shifts, Title, Theme

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MAKE IT A GREAT WEEK. WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER.