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May 08, 2007
Thursday, May 10, 2007

Warm Up:
Why is the use of different sentence openers important when writing a paper?

Homework:
Reading- Read for 30 minutes and complete an entry on your reading log answering the 5Ws. If you have turned in documentation for reading 25 books, you no longer must maintain a daily reading log.

Reading logs were collected May 8 for a book update.

Night Write- For extra credit students may use the letter generator (http://readwritethink.org/materials/letter_generator/) to copy and paste their persuasive essay on this website. Students will need to add some information (such as an address) to the letter generator. Students will need to pring and turn in a final copy of this letter to me on Friday, May 11.

Genre charts will be due on 5/11.

Activity 1:
Complete and go over Writing and Grammar Workbook pg. 91 and 92 on using different sentence openers.

Activity 2:
Review how to improve short sentences by adding details. Working independently students will complete Writing and Grammar Workbook pg. 93 and 94 on improving short sentences.

Activity 3:
Students will need to update their genre chart and turn it in to me for a grade.


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