The Introduction is the appetizer; It whets the appetite.

Quote: “I CAN is 100 times more important than IQ." Max Lucado.

Word of the Week: Tantalize(verb)tease; torment with the sight of something desired but out of reach.

Essential Question: What are the components of an effective Introduction?
1. Understand the components of an effective introduction
2. Understand the format and elements of an effective introduction
3. Create an effective introduction.
4. Create an effective introduction and body paragraph

Warm up: Grammar Skill builder
C.W : PP Effective introduction~~ note taking skills.

H.W : Review Notes

Warm Up: Timed Planning Drill (purple pen finish)
C.W : PP Effective introduction~~ note taking skills
H.W : Review Notes


Warm Up: Using modifiers in sentences
C.W : Writing of sample introductory paragraph / tandem activity. (sharing)
H.W : None

Warm up: Timed planning drill ( purple pen finish)
CW. Writing of introductory paragraph ( individual work)
HW. Complete classwork.

Warm up: Using modifiers in sentences
C. W. Writing of introductory paragraph and body paragraph.
HW. Practice at home.

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.