Rough copy/peer edit

Core Competencies & Barney

  • silent reading (Fake Friday)
  • Final lego stop motion stories
  • Go to the ‘core competencies’ tab on your blog: read through all of them, but choose 2 to write your reflection on
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  • short story summary for Barney
  • check out the quizlet on yesterday’s post
  • Short story final on Monday

Compare and Contrast Outline

  • Make sure you have your thesis checked by me.
  • You should have completed at least the introduction and first body paragraph, today you will complete your outline.  You may only have the outline, transition words, quotations guide out tomorrow for the in class essay write.  If you are not able to complete in this time provided, you must arrange to come in at lunch or before school.
  • Short story Unit final Monday, October 22nd

Lego Stop Motion

  • You may skip No Red Ink today in order to utilize the whole class block for Lego Stop Motion.
  • I will check in with groups, but you should be finishing filming and using today for audio, editing, and finishing touches.

Compare & Contrast Essay Thesis + Outline

  • No Red Ink: Commas (make sure you are finished the previous units)
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  • Today you should finish your brainstorming, this part of the writing process is meant to help you come up with a thesis, see above notes for more clarification.  Once you have a thesis, you start proving it by providing examples from the stories, both in your own words and direct quotations.

Lego stop Motion

  • silent reading
  • time to finish filming.  Tomorrow is the last day of class time to work.  Presentations in class Wednesday
  • Short Story final Thursday

The Metaphor and Compare and Contrast essay

Character Sketch & No Red Ink

  • No Red Ink: Conjunctions
  • You should have your rough draft or outline completed for today’s class.
  • Please find a peer to review your rough draft, first get a peer edit sheet from the front.
  • Once finished, please work on good copy to hand in tomorrow.

Lego Stop Motion project

  • No Red Ink: Capitalization
  • Lego Stop Motion filming!  Once your storyboard has been approved, you can start filming those frames.  Mr. Barazzuol is in Portable 1 for trouble shooting.
  • You will have tomorrow to film also.