July 10-14 Shape of the Week

July 10. M ·         Silent Reading

·         Grammar Lesson

·         Proofreading Exercise

·         Discuss Beck article and complete graphic organizer

·         Collect Beck homework questions

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·         Short Story Project work time

July 11. T ·         Silent Reading

·         Grammar Lesson

·         Proofreading Exercise

·         Paragraph Structure and Quotations Integration Notes

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·         Short Story Project work time

 

Homework: Remember to read the short stories BEFORE each presentation

July 12. W ·         Silent Reading

·         Grammar Lesson

·         Proofreading Exercise

·         Paragraph Composition

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·         Proofreading Exercise (15 minutes)

·         Presentation 1 (“To Set Our House in Order”)

July 13. Th ·         Proofreading Exercise

·         Presentation 2 (“Powder Blue Dragon”)

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·         Proofreading Exercise

·         Presentation 3 (“A Perfect Day for Bananafish”)

July 14. F ·         Proofreading Exercise (15 minutes)

·         Presentation 4 (“Boys and Girls”)

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·         Proofreading Exercise (15 minutes)

·         Presentation 5 (“Paul’s Case”)

July 4-7 Shape of the Week

4. T ·         Introduction

·         Literary Terms Review

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·         Introduction and Discussion of Essential Questions

·         Writing Sample

5. W ·         Start Short Stories Unit: “Araby” and Literature Circle Roles

Homework: Assign Julie Beck article “When Are you Really an Adult?” (for Monday)

6. Th ·         Introduce Short Story Project

·         Reading Time for Short Stories Project

7. F ·         Brainstorming/Paragraph planner on “Araby” theme

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·         Short Story Project work time