Monday, October 21, 2013

Details in More Detail

Agenda:
-Note Taking Tips
-Notes on Details and Supporting Details
-Sample Reading Passages

Homework:
-Finish the Olympics and Dinosaur readings on your own
-Answer the questions that go with each reading, including the short-answer questions

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Reading Program Day

Agenda:
-Continue to work on reading program


Homework:
-None for today

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Wrapping up "A Tell-Tale Heart" with a Readers' Cirlce

Agenda:
-What is a free write?
-Free write focused on "TTH"

  • How does Poe end the story?
  • How does it make you feel as a reader?
  • Why do you think Poe ends the story this way?
-Readers' Circle Discussion  (postponed to Fri due to shortened period)
  • Come to an agreement about question 3
  • Roles
    • Timekeeper
    • Record keeper
    • Proofreader
    • Illustrator
    • Presenter
  • ...to be continued


Homework:
-Finish you free write if you did not in class