Please take out your notebooks. Open to the table of contents. Date and write page 3 in column one. Write the title: Writing Warm Up in the second column.
Next, turn to page 3. Label it page 3 in the upper right hand corner. Write the title on the top line. Write the prompt below that.
Write a thank you note to a friend who gave you onion and garlic-flavored chewing gum. Minimum of four sentences.
Go over basic elements of a plot by having students write down the plot mountain and definitions, and then applying to the short story read yesterday.
9/7 Before Reading Warm Up – Page 5 in notebook (10 minutes)
True or False? Why do you feel that way? Write down your well thought out reasons for why each option is true or false, in complete sentences.
- ___ Hunting is a sport.
- ___ Animals have no feelings.
- ___ Hunting is evil.
- ___ Hunting is unfair.
- ___ Animals have emotions.
- ___ Strength is more important than intelligence.
- ___ Bringing a gun to a knife fight is fair.
Share in groups.
Discuss as a class.
Vocabulary jigsaw on Monday.