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Wednesday, January 16, 2019


Current Work: Reading Task
Show me you can contribute to a literature circle, filling a specific role.


Past Work
 
Sept 14
Personal Writing #1
Submit your first original, informal writing piece to Turn It In, using prescribed format #1. The three-part story structure and Personal Writing Guide will help make this story interesting. Try for 1 to 1.5 pages in length. Demonstrate consistent verb tenses, and proper punctuation, capitalization and paragraphing. Informal and personal writing only. Be descriptive, colourful and interesting. (no informational pieces. No journalism)
Sept 21
Personal Writing #2
Submit your second original, informal writing piece to Turn It In, using prescribed format #2. The three-part story structure and Personal Writing Guide will help make this story interesting. Try for 1 to 1.5 pages in length. Demonstrate consistent verb tenses, and proper punctuation, capitalization and paragraphing. Informal and personal writing only. Be descriptive, colourful and interesting. (no informational pieces. No journalism)
Sept 28
Personal Writing #3
Submit your third original, informal writing piece to Turn It In, using prescribed format #3. The three-part story structure and Personal Writing Guide will help make this story interesting. Try for 1 to 1.5 pages in length. Demonstrate consistent verb tenses, and proper punctuation, capitalization and paragraphing. Informal and personal writing only. Be descriptive, colourful and interesting. (no informational pieces. No journalism)
Oct 12
Reading Metacognition
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Short Fiction #1
Reading Metacogntion: Submit a series of paragraphs about the topic of reading and books to Turn It In, using prescribed format #3. Try for 1.5 pages in length. Put as many thoughts as possible, not bothering with whether you like reading or not.
Short Fiction #1: Follow these instructions perfectly, and submit your work to Turn It In, using prescribed format #3.
Some reading choices are here...
Oct 19
Short Fiction #2 and #3.
Short Fiction #2: Follow these same instructions perfectly, and submit your work to Turn It In, using prescribed format #3.
Short Fiction #3: Follow these same instructions perfectly, and submit your work to Turn It In, using prescribed format #3. Make sure you haven't read three stories by the same author.
Oct 26
The Loser Story
The Loser Story: Follow these different instructions perfectly for the story you are going to criticize, and submit your work to Turn It In, using prescribed format #2.
Make sure you have read at least three authors.
Nov 2
O Brother, Where Art Thou? Find elements from The Odyssey in O Brother, Where Art Thou? Follow these instructions. Use format #3.
Nov 23
Of Mice and Men chapter work
Handwrite about a page per chapter, following these instructions exactly.
Show me you can correctly quote directly from the book, using the literary language I have created for you.
Jan 23
Personal News: My December
Show me you can still format a story and use proper capitalization, spell check, punctuation and paragraphing. Follow these instructions. Use the skills you learned in September. Use format #1with columns.