We learned the true plot line from Captain Rice. Then each student plotted a story that they know using the true plot line structure.
Then students completed the Myers-Briggs assessment to find out how to do stuff more gooder. "The Homework Challenge" (attached below) goes with the results of the assessment. This assignment is due September 5th.
Today we analyzed 4 texts for their Purpose, Presentation, Role, and Evidence. (attached below)
Then we learned how to write paragraphs and focused on topic sentences. (attached below)
Make sure that you underline/circle all topic sentences in paragraphs for the rest of the semester.
We finished getting to know each other before filling out a Literacy Inventory. (attached below)
Then we discussed the 5 learning domains of Language Arts and the elusive symbolism behind language.
We ended by summarizing a song's lyrics. "Loser" by Beck. (attached below)