*No Red Ink: Embedding Evidence continued.
*Yesterday, we read the short story “Borders” by Thomas King and then started a short story graphic organizer.
*Head’s Up: we are almost done our short story unit…next week there will be a test on the short stories, prose fiction terms (application of terms to stories) and you will have a “sight story” one you have never read before.
*”Dave Cooks a Turkey”: audio
In groups, look for devices and humour used in Stuart MacLean’s “Dave Cooks a Turkey”. On office 365 or whatever you may choose, find examples of humour throughout the short story. What techniques did Maclean use to create humour?
*Synthesis Essays: You have time to work on these…