>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>CAN YOU SCOPE YOUR ESSAY BEFORE DRAFTING>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

ESSENTIAL QUESTION: How do SCOPE and a SCOPE chart help to organize and develop your writing?

QUOTE: "The only disabilty in life is a bad attitude" Scott Hamilton.

WORD OF THE WEEK: Melange.. medley, a mixture, potpourri, an assortment.

READING INSTRUCTIONAL FOCUS: Vocabulary/ Context Clues

OBJECTIVES:

1. Use a SCOPE chart to generate ideas to support a creative thesis statement

2. Draft, edit and revise a planning sheet based on an expository and a persuasive prompt.

3. Create outside of the box thesis statement

4. Generate appropriate examples of SCOPE for each idea in a thesis.

MONDAY:

Warm Up: Thesis statement review/ building background

Class work: Whole class activity (persuasive/expository prompt)

H/W: Bring an article with examples of SCOPE to class for color coding activity

TUESDAY:

Warm Up: Color coding of Article

Class Work:Collaborative group activity SCOPE chart ( Gallery walk to view finished work)

H/W : none

WEDNESDAY:

Warm Up: Grammar Skill Builder.

Classwork: Independent Practice SCOPE Chart Persuasive Prompt.

HW: complete Class Work.

THURSDAY:

Warm Up: Grammar Skill Builder.

Classwork: Independent Practice SCOPE Chart Expository Prompt

H/W : none
FRIDAY:
Thesis Statement/ SCOPE Quiz

If you do not breathe through writing,
If you do not cry out in writing or sing in writing
Then don't write, because our culture has no use for it.