For Friday, April 7: The assignment is regular SSR period. Remember to bring your book and be ready to participte in a discussion.
For Monday, April 10: We will read "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" by Mark Twain. You will have two journal assignments.
For Tuesday, April 11: There will be a quiz. Journal assignments will be due for check. We will discuss "Jumping Frog" and work on Point of View. We will be reading picture books, such as "The REAL Story of the Three Little Pigs." Point of View exercises will be introduced. Be prepared for me to turn into The Iron Maiden. I am not a pushover. We will also go over the final project expectations.
April 12 will be the IAS Oral History day. You will have a subtsitute teacher. Be nice. You will be reading "The Possibility of Evil" by Shirley Jackson, and there will be discussion/comprehension questions.
APRIL 13: We will discuss "Evil," characterization, and story topics. You will turn in your topic for review. You will also recieve a copy of the story prospectus to be turned in on Friday.
APRIL 14: Regular reading day. Turn in story propectus for review.