Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Thursday, December 1st

Goals: To practice close reading and note taking skills. To learn to introduce sources in our writing.


1) Take out articles
2) Read another example 

Who Made the Windshield Wiper

3) Note taking on articles  (We will just be using the second page of this handout) 

Mrs. Karney will give you one copy of the handout to take notes on. You may use it as a template for more notes when you are done..  

4)  How to start?

We will brainstorm and discuss ways to start our pieces


Bring your notes. We will work on our writing assignment tomorrow
AOW #6  due tomorrow.

Wednesday, November 30th

Goals: To use reliable sources to conduct research.  To look at examples of good writing to use as a model for our own.  


1) Continue reading in The Outsiders

2)  Look at example of "Who Made That" and discuss what the author DID and SAID in his piece
Link to example

3) Conduct research on your chosen topic

Make sure that you copy and paste all links into a Google document.  You will be using these links in a work cited page later.  VERY important


AOW #6 due Fridaiy

Bring PRINTED copies of articles (2-4) TOMORROW

Friday, June 16th

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