September 8-9 ~ Day 7 --- Today's Announcements

Target Test Today!
  • 2B, 3B - Part 1
    • Essay
  • 1A, 2A - Part 2
    • Reading Prompt
  • READ ~ read ~ REad ~ reAD

Bell_Ringer_2.jpg1. Bell Ringer


2. Independent Reading Assessment

  • Create an account on Daily Lit.
    • Subscribe to My Antonia.


3. Writing Workshop
  • Meet EDNA - the four main MODES of writing
    • E = Expository
    • D = Descriptive
    • N = Narrative
    • A = Argumentation
  • More terms:
    • Topic Sentence
      • Concrete Detail
        • Commentary
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COPY/PASTE this info into a blog post:

THESIS:

Concrete Detail

Commentary/So what...

Concrete Detail

Commentary/So what...

Concluding Sentence



Which mode will you the most on the next assigned topic?
  • Draft a post in your blog reflecting on the impact of 9.11 on your life.



9-11-2010 Recogniton: (1A and 2A - Sept. 9)
  • Please read and, in your groups, punctuate this poem.
  • What is personified within this poem?
  • Draft a post in your blog reflecting on the impact of 9.11 on your life.