We will have a spelling test on "re-"next time.
Next time we will check your composition books.
Grading: Composition Book Term 3.doc
Or you could see the tab above for Composition Book -- What You Should Have So Far.
Computer Lab 212
About 1/2 hour to write your essay.
You need a topic sentence in your first paragraph, paragraphs with details, and a concluding sentence in your last paragraph.
Example topic sentences:
"Accomplishing what seemed impossible was one of the best things I've ever done."
"They say that the best way to learn is by personal experience, and I certainly learned a lesson when I . . . "
"It was in fifth grade and in front of over three hundred students that I had one of my most embarrassing moments."
(DO NOT write anything like, "I'm going to tell you about. . . . )
Spend the rest of the class time in the computer lab working on your March Book-of-the-Month Project.
Here is a tool to create a timeline. http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/timeline/
You will have to add your own illustrations. I recommend printing the vertical format.
Samples for glossary and who's who:Glossary for The Trouble Begins at 8.doc
Who’s Who for The Trouble Begins at 8.doc