- Finish reading the quarter 4 choice book by the end of quarter 4.
- Create and write a poem for the anthology. The poem will originate in your reading of the quarter 4 choice book, and the assignment and rubric are here. This is a 100 point assignment, and it is the major writing assignment of quarter 4.
- Sample student poems are here.
- The extra credit opportunity is here. It also will be posted shortly on Google classroom.
We finished booktalks.
We started the heart map, which is the first step in our poetry assignment.
You should have 30+ words and phrases when you pass your heart map in tomorrow.
Ideas for the heartmap are here:
Write the title of your title four choice book
Names of favorite characters
Ideas that matter
Friends connected to the book
Family members connected to the book
Seasons ("Summer Perspective")
Ways of understanding the book on a deeper level
Favorite objects from the book
Titles which connect to this book
Favorite hobbies which connect ("Trains")
HW Eng: Finish the heart map and read your choice book. Bring your choice book, heart map, and TKAM to class tomorrow.