This Week...

by Katie Klukas

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This Week...


 

Language Arts: 

Point of View

    • 1st
    • 2nd
    • 3rd Limited
    • 3rd Omniscient
    • 3rd Objective
  • Students will be quizzed on being able to identify each point of view after reading a passage
  • We will continue to discuss pov throughout the school year with each reading selection

Setting and Plot

  • This week as we read and discuss the story "Bargain" we will be talking about how the plot is dependent on the setting of the story
  • we will continue to talk about foreshadowing and how an author will hint at events to come in a story
  • Students will complete a plot diagram with their own idea for a story

 

Writing

Pumpkin Patch- creative writing assignment this week in class

Introduction to the 6 traits of writing

  • Ideas
  • Organization
  • Sentence Fluency
  • Word Choice
  • Voice
  • Conventions

Setting up writing binders in class to keep writing pieces, helpful hints, etc. 

 

Writing Lab:

Introduction to the 6 traits of writing with a mini project on each writing trait

  • Ideas
    • Observation Project.  Presenting ideas in a fresh, original way using lots and lots of details.
  • Organization
    • Organization Project.  Students will write a letter to the editor about an issue they feel strongly about.
  • Sentence Fluency
  • Word Choice
  • Voice
  • Conventions

 

 

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