Silent Reading & Reading Strategy of the Day: Word Solve
Use a dictionary to find the meaning of a word you do not understand.
How is your understanding of what you read affected now that you know this term (word)?
2nd - TECHNIQUE #2 – Introspection
Students continued working on writing with INTROSPECTION using the scenario were to have chosen from a list of 9-10 possible scenarios.
Students were asked to write a half-page using Technique #1 & Focussing on Technique #2
Tomorrow– Introspection Writing & Pair Share
Students will complete their introspective writing (in class activity) assignment. This is a practice assignment that may be further developed, later, to be assessed. Students will then be asked to do a Pair Share, following the instructions as seen below:
Give your scene to a partner.
1) Partner reads your writing
2) Partner neatly highlights the examples of introspection that they can find in your writing
3) Partner writes (on your paper) what they liked about your writing à 2 – 3 examples
4) Partner writes changes they might suggest à 2-3 examples
Ø Due today,Wed. Nov 26th - Organize all rough drafts and Peer Edit sheets to date
Ø Continue editing/revising based on your peer editor’s/Ms. George’s suggestions
Ø Fri. Nov 28th – Draft #3 Due ( last Peer Edit session to take place in class)
MUST BE ON TIME. NO EXCUSES!
Ø Tues. Dec 2nd – Good Copies(2) & Writing Process Package Due