Classwork: Unit 1: Character Work
-Library every other Tuesday - remember to bring back your books!
Tuesday, October 24th
Monday, November 6th (No School Tuesday, Nov 7th - Professional Day)
Tuesday, November 28th
Tuesday, December 12th
Homework: Read a minimum of 20-30 minutes each night Monday - Thursday and fill in reading log.
Try to find time to curl up with a good book and read some on the weekends!
-Remember to Stop & Jot every 10-15 pages. Use your jot chart for ideas to jot about.
-Reading log due every Friday.
Classwork: Narrative Writing - Slice of Life - Drafting
-writing in paragraphs
-strong word choice
-using the five senses to describe
-using figurative language: alliteration, simile, metaphor, onomatopoeia