Week 17 05.06 to 05.10

posted May 6, 2013, 8:20 AM by Kevin Chow   [ updated May 10, 2013, 11:04 AM ]
Monday:
  • Students are required to read and comment on two poems. They should sign their comments with their initials. 
    • One comment should be on style.
    • One comment should be on content.
    • One comment should be on the possible identity of the author
  • HW: Read "The Utterly Perfect Murder", P. 799. 
  • HW: What might be one of themes of this story? Be prepared to explain in class tomorrow.
    • the loss of friendship that comes with getting older
    • the way anger grows when you least expect it
R180===
  • IR (22)
  • rBook P. 203 & 204
  • All paragraphs must be typed and posted before going to lunch.
    • Period 4
  • Paragraph circles 
    • Ask a content question
    • Make a positive critical comment on one of these:
      • vocabulary (mention the word)
      • subject (be specific)
      • style (how easy it is to read, how it makes you feel like you know this person, or how it makes you want to find out more)
  • R180 (25)
Tuesday:
  • Independent Reading: P.799 Summary (10)
  • Discuss: 
    • First Friendships
    • First towns
    • Friends being enemies
  • Read P. 800-802
  • HW: Make a list of five questions that you would ask either Doug Spaulding or Ralph Underhill to clarify the story. Be prepared to share these tomorrow.  
R180===
  • IR (25)
  • Check P. 204 - 205
  • Notes lBook p. 156-157
  • Do lBook P. 156 Practice, 157 Unlock
  • Period 4
  • Paragraph Circles
  • r180 (25)
  • HW: P.156, 157 lbook
Wednesday:
R180===
Friday:
  • Fix wiki vocab - spelling, caps, punctuation, meaning
  • check to see if you have posted your Doug/Ralph questions
  • make a copy of the SMM and complete THREE of them (you don't have to do all five)
  • post your SMM (the SMM is for homework if you don't finish in class... just print out a copy to take home)
R180===
  • IR (22)
  • Book Check
    • rbook everything in workshop 8 (p.187-209)
    • lbook workshop 8 (p. 151 - 159)
    • library & r180 minutes
  • SRI
  • Clean up room
    • sweep under chairs
    • turn off all computers
    • put away all headsets 
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