Today we read an article and applied the close reading strategies found in this handout:
Today we used our shortened class time to do a close reading of “The Black Cat” by EAP. We used the tools and notes that were taken and applied yesterday.
Today we went over summary basics and practiced summaries using this powerpoint and class discussion:
Sneeze: What would you do if someone gave you one million dollars, no strings attached?
Please write at least half a page.
- A colon can be used to indicate a time or list of items.
- A colon can be used as an introduction to an explanation.
- A colon can be used for a quotation following an independent clause.
Grammar: how to use a colon