--Pick up the "Culminating Essay Assignment Proposal (Due in Class on 2/22/2016)" document from the front table. You have (at least!) the first 20 minutes of class to work on completing this document, which you will then submit to me by placing your completed work in the black basket on the front table. Do not worry yet about turning in Article of the Week #7.
S. the C.
--Pick up a copy of the "'Article of the Week' #8 (2/22-2/26)" document from the front table. Then, purposefully read the task.
--Q & A
Meeting Time/Work Time
--create a "Compact for Work Time"
--while meetings occur, work on either your essay or "Article of the Week" #8
HW (Take-Home Assessment)
--Complete "Article of the Week" #8, which is due at the beginning of class on Friday, 2/26. This task will include purposefully reading the directions in the box on the first page and completing your best work with regard to the directions.
HW (Class Preparation)
--Progress through your essay-writing process in whatever manner you see fit.
--Work on finishing your free reading book. You have just about a month between now and the due date of the one-pager. ALWAYS BRING YOUR FREE READING BOOK TO CLASS! See me if you have finished your book and need a one-pager.
On the backburner:
- ACT nonfiction passages and multiple choice questions