A New 9 Weeks!

This week in Language Arts:

  • pre-writing for Embedded Assessment 1
    • apply an understanding of narrative elements, including characterization and an effective sequence of events, by drafting a narrative.
    • apply the writing process while drafting a personal narrative
    • use a variety of transition words, phrases, and clauses to create coherence in a narrative.
  • Writing an interesting beginning and ending:
  • AQQS Strategy for writing an interesting beginning:
    • Anecdote
    • Question
    • Quote
    • Statement of intrigue
  • Using effective transitions

Homework this week:

Your “Paragraph of the Week”, a narrative writing prompt, is due Friday.

Please make sure you are working on this each night, and following the writing process as you work.