1. Spelling - Practice writing the words at least 3 times or until mastered. Homework due next Friday. Quiz next Friday.
2. Scholar Speaks - Students will use 2 paragraphs of their "Let Me Introduce Myself" essay for their first Scholar Speaks. Students have a Scholar Speaks packet with instructions and a grading rubric in their Writing folders. The presentations will begin next Friday and continue the following week. The schedule is in the packet. Goals for this first Scholar Speaks: Engage the audience. Learn how to speak from the text without just reading it.
3. Introduction Essay - Different students work at different speeds. Many students are finished with their final writing and some have finished their illustration. Students who have not finished writing the final draft will need to finish at home early next week and do the illustration at home.