Classroom Agenda for 2nd Quarter

11/9 Objectives: I will use vivid imagery to describe my dining experience in my restaurant review. READ: Show me your READ notebook: Should the gov’t fund stem cells? word chart and science experiment. BW5: Find a restaurant on Yelp or Urban Spoon. Based on the customer reviews, tell me why you might visit this place. Hand in 5 bellworks! CW: 1. Make sure you turned in 10 story ideas. 2. Finish your restaurant review draft. Rough draft due today. We will revise/edit on Wednesday. HW: none.

11/7 Objectives: I will use vivid imagery to describe my dining experience in my restaurant review. READ: Show me your READ notebook Should the gov’t fund stem cells? BW4: Describe what you liked about your dining experience. CW: 1. Make sure you turned in 10 story ideas. 2. Draft your restaurant review. HW: none.

11/2 Objectives: I will correctly identify the parts of a book review. 1. READ: Show me your TROOPS chart + essay 2. Word chart for: Should the gov’t fund stem cells? BW3: Describe what you did for Halloween…. CW: 1. Place in Book Reviews as “WilsonA_book” (Make sure to have short analysis of one review plus tips in the same file.) 2. Turn in Restaurant Review worksheet. 3. Make comments on each other’s book reviews — identify what they are missing. 4. Make sure you turned in 10 story ideas. HW: I’m grading the Prowler Final drafts 11/2. Visit a restaurant and bring notes by 11/7.

10/31 Objectives: I will correctly identify the parts of a book review. READ: 1. Show me your TROOPS chart + essay 2. Superstorm Sandy breaks records BW2: What are the effects of the “frankenstorm”? CW: 1. Place in Book Reviews as “WilsonA_book” (Make sure to have short analysis of one review plus tips in the same file.) 2. Turn in Restaurant Review worksheet to Ms. Ridal. 3. Make comments on each other’s book reviews — identify what they are missing. 4. Turn in 10 story ideas. HW: I’m grading the Prowler Final drafts 11/2. Visit a restaurant and bring notes by 11/7.

10/29 Objectives: I will learn the parts of a book review. READ: Write the essay: When should the U.S. send troops to other countries? Alternative essay: How does the media play a role in deciding public opinion about sending troops to other countries? BW1: What’s your favorite book or series? Why? CW: 1. the parts of a book review 2. Analyze professional reviews. 3. List steps to writing a book review. 4. Write a review. Place in Book Reviews as “WilsonA_book” HW: Complete book review for homework. Visit a restaurant and bring notes by 11/6.

 

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