leadins Mrs. Briel
Totino-Grace High School  
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Students working for a first semester grade of "A" or "A-" must complete an O.T.E. by doing all of the following:
*   Read Charles Dickens' David Copperfield
*   Take "Quote Test" on Friday, 5 January. 
*   Complete six (6) journal entries (same lead-ins as summer journal). Journal  entries may be turned in  any time, BUT are due 12 January.


How LONG? - Each entry should be 150 - 300 words long.
How?? Preferable: do all work on computer.  Acceptable: use loose leaf.   As you start to write,  UNDERLINE  the "Lead-in", then continue your journal entry.


*****LEAD-IN SUGGESTIONS FOR JOURNAL ENTRIES*****
1. I wonder what this passage/scene/character means (as you write, ponder various possibilities).
2. I like/dislike this idea because…
3. This character reminds me of ________________, because…
4. This scene (setting) is important because…
5. This scene/character/idea is similar to a scene/character/idea in (...title of another book or a film).
6. This part is unrealistic because…
7. This passage makes me think about__________ because…
8. This passage is particularly effective because…
9. The relationship between ___ and _____ is interesting because…
10. I like/dislike (...name of character...) because…
11. If I were (...name of character...) at this point, I would…
12. I didn't understand this passage when I started reading, but now that I have finished/gotten farther in the book, I realize…
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