Yesterday we looked at reworking our inquiry questions. We then moved into working on a venn diagram for “The Metaphor” looking at the question: Compare and/or contrast Charlotte’s mother and Ms. Hancock and how they influence Charlotte. You were also to complete a short story summary for “The Metaphor”.
*Reminder: short story test Thursday October 13th, 2016
-go over “short story summary” for “The Metaphor”.
I hope you all had a great long weekend. On Friday, we did a kahoot on our short story terms, and finished reading the short story “The Metaphor”
*Reminder: Short Story Test….Thursday October 13th.
-Block C: we still have to go over our short story summary for “The Tell Tale Heart”.
On Friday, we were going to go back to our Inquiry questions on the back wall but we ran out of time. We are going to be divided up into groups of three (random). You will get one of the 11*14 sheets of questions from the back bulletin board. Your group will work on reworking these questions into stronger inquiry questions. *we will review power point on inquiry questions.
Yesterday, we worked on completing our “Short Story Summary” and our “Building Understanding” for “The Tell Tale Heart. We then started to read “The Metaphor” which is our last story before our short story unit test.
*Reminder: short story unit test next week.
-Sam the Athlete
Forgiveness in Families
The Tell Tale Heart
(short story summary sheets, short story terms, application of the terms on the short stories.) You can find terms quizzes…on kahoot or quizlet..
-Kahoot! Let’s practice our short story terms!
-we will finish reading our short story “The Metaphor”
-We will finish our day by taking a look at our Inquiry question on the back board. In groups of three (random), you will be taking a look at these questions, and re-writing them so that they are even stronger.
Yesterday, we worked on “no red ink” going over active and passive voice practice. We then went over “The Tell Tale Heart” activity pack…and then for homework you were to complete a “short story summary” for “The Tell Tale Heart.
*Reminder that there will be a short story unit test next week.
-We will go over the “short story summary” for “The Tell Tale Heart”.
We will be reading a new short story today called “The Metaphor”
*For homework, you will need to do a “Building Understanding” for “The Tell TaleHeart”.