10 April 2013Ellohey! (Pig Latin)In the last class you learned about the important parts of an introduction and conclusion paragraph and drafted your essay on paper. Today you will participate in a writers workshop, in which you will type your essay into Google Docs and get feedback on how to revise your essay. Do Now: 1. Take out your introduction and conclusion to be checked. 2. Today is your final opportunity to work in class and get feedback on your research essay. Take a moment to answer the following questions in your journal: What will you do in order to use this time effectively? What are some potential distractions that could prevent you from making the most of this time? Make yourself a todo list for this class period.
Writers Workshop Time:Have tos:1. Work on Persuasive Research Essay2. Type essay into Google Docs3. Work on Upstander PresentationCan dos:1. Conference with teacher and get feedback2. Work on independent reading project
Exit card:Give yourself a grade for how you used your independent work time. Briefly explain (23 sentences) why you gave yourself this grade.
Homework:1. Continue working on Persuasive Research Paper (due April 15 @ 11:59pm)2. Upstander presentation due TOMORROW3. Independent reading project
Attachments 06 I Am A Rock.mp3 08 Pastures of Plenty.mp3