Monday- Baseline writing prompt and classroom library introduction
Tuesday- Review- effective writing techniques for response to literature pieces. Edit and revise baseline. HW-Final draft of baseline due tomorrow.
Wednesday- Turn in baseline after self-assessment. Textbook unit preview.
Thursday- Unpacking standards for unit one, “The Challenges of Heroism.” Turn in “Unpacking an Embedded Assessment” for a grade.
Friday- Mini-lesson over paraphrasing. Group activity exploring quotes about heroism. Activity also includes a class presentation component.