Week of 11/30 - 12/4

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 short stories?

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


Read "Garlic"


Wednesday: (Late Start)

How do I use the lenses of character's actions and the setting to understand a short story?


Discuss "Garlic"


Thursday:

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

What question is the author asking and answering?


Write about the short story, "Garlic"


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?

What question is the author asking and answering?



"Wings" by Macklemore

Weekly Links

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


Show Don't Tell


https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0ByzINw3RGBG5R0JmbHpTOU9EVDA

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 11/30:

20 minutes of reading

Continue to update your status sheet

Finish your cover sheet for Writing Workshop #2


Tuesday 12/1:

20 minutes of reading



Wednesday 12/2: Late Start Schedule

20 minutes of reading



Thursday 12/3:

20 minutes of reading



Friday 12/4:

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