Monday, September 6, 2010

Weekly Agenda Sept 7-8, 10

Welcome Back to School!
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TUESDAY
Read excerpt from A Long Way Gone
-practice 3-level questions (see handout)
-practice journal entry format (see handout)
-practice self-grading (see rubric)
HW Find 3 helpful items from this website.

WEDNESDAY
Article and Statistics
Historical Background and Civil War
MAP
Practice Close Reading
Journal Entry #2
-present excerpt to class
-self-grade
HW Apply themes from A Long Way Gone to themes in up & coming unit

FRIDAY
BASELINE ESSAY
HW Find a blank map of the US and chart the Joad's travels (creativity is always welcomed). Record the most salient quotation underneath the map and be prepared to explain your choice. Presentation is important.

Peek-a-Boo Fall Course Outline