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August 29, 2005
Monday, August 29, 2005

Materials:
Literature book
Newsprint
Markers

Overhead:
Model of free form map
Example of a Free Form Map


Warm up:
Appetizers - pg. 4

Activity 1:
Review the vocabulary, characters, theme, conflict, tone, and idioms.
Complete the directed reading of the last 2 pages of “Seventh Grade”

Activity 2:
Each table will draw 1 card from the envelope and answer that number question on page 121. Share with the class.

Activity 3:
Model a free form map with overhead. Working in table groups, students will create a free form map of the key points in “Seventh Grade”.

Homework:
Read for 30 minutes each night in a challenging chapter book. Be sure that the one-sentence summary on the reading log entry includes who, what, when, where, why.
Collect/respond/react/reflect daily in his/her Write To Learn (3-5 pages per week plus accurate completion of reading log daily). Students may select a topic for tonight's Night Write.

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