Week of 12/7 - 12/11

English 3

Daily Topics of Exploration

Monday:

How do we improve our reading stamina?

Please complete your Status Update for Reading Workshop - Remember if you completed a book to record it on the bottom of the page.

Reading Workshop all period


Tuesday:

How do I read through different lenses to help analyze lyrics (poetry)?

How do I use before-during-after strategies to understand an author's purpose?


Read: "Wings"


Wednesday:

How do I use the lenses of symbolism and the setting to understand lyrics (poetry)?


Watch, annotate and discuss: "Wings"


Thursday:

How do I infer to reveal the author's purpose?

What question is the author asking and answering?


Write about the song, "Wings"


Friday:

How do I use before-during-after strategies to understand an author's purpose?

How do symbols help me draw inferences which allow me to understand a story or poem?

What question is the author asking and answering?


Wrapping up - "Wings" by Macklemore

Weekly Links

Here is where you will find our weekly links needed for our class:


"Wings" by Macklemore Video for VideoAnt

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cx8FYUrgVP4

Homework Central

You will find the information pertaining to your weekly assignments here:

Everyday - Read your Reading Workshop Book in order to meet your weekly targets.


Monday 12/7:

20 minutes of reading

Continue to update your status sheet



Tuesday 12/8:

20 minutes of reading



Wednesday 12/9:

20 minutes of reading



Thursday 12/10:

20 minutes of reading



Friday 12/11:

20 minutes of reading

Teacher Conference Sign-Up

A clip board will be available everyday in class. Please make sure to let us know if you sign-up for a conference later that same day.

Teacher Information

Mrs. Zimmermann

azimmermann@lfschools.net

Best time to find me:

Periods 2, 5 and 6


Mrs. Jones

kjones@lfschools.net

Best time to find me:

Periods 6, 7 and 8