Monthly Archives: April 2013

Friday, April 26th–CP

TODAY:

Unit 15 Open Book on Quia.

http://www.quia.com/quiz/3215144.html

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Monday, April 22nd for CP!

EQ: How can organization and pre-writing help us develop a cohesive argument within a research paper?

 

TODAY:

 Students will be introduced to essay conclusions and begin writing their own paper. The final, edited copy of the research paper is due on Friday April 26th. The following resources should be used if you have any further questions or concerns that were not addressed in the class discussion.

Suggestions:  http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/conclude.html

So what?: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/conclusions/

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Chris Crutcher author visit has been rescheduled for May 10th, 2013.

TEN AT THE END!

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Thursday and Friday, April 4th-5th for CP!

EQ: How can organization and pre-writing help us develop a cohesive argument within a research paper?

TODAY:

Thursday, students will write an introductory paragraph that will be due by the end of class. Students will take a vocabulary open book quiz for Unit 14 on Friday.

Quia Open Book Vocabulary for Unit 14

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Chris Crutcher author visit has been rescheduled for May 10th, 2013.

TEN AT THE END!

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Monday-Wednesday April 1-3, for CP!

EQ: How can our knowledge of The Hunger Games change our outlook on modern life? How can organization and pre-writing help us develop a cohesive argument within a research paper?

Today:

Students will finish watching the film and move on to essay writing. Introductory paragraphs will be studied in the context of speech presentation format and students will review the writing process in detail. Any student who misses class can view the resources below in order to catch up on the missed lesson. Be sure to consult the resources below for the remainder of the essay writing process. 

TEN AT THE END!

Resources:

Grammar Help: Grammar Girl

Organization of Introductions and Ideas: TedTalks presentation on regret

Introduction Paragraph Writing Help: Learnzillion Lesson

Research Guidelines

Research Paper Calendar (10th Grade Lit.)

MLA Formatting and Citation Help

 

 

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