Read 15 mins to build endurance for FCAT. Summarize pages read and what you read (3-5 sentences). I will check 7 journals from Oct. 22- Nov 2 nd - Friday! 3 from last week and 4 from this week. Do journal tomorrow with sub, Mrs. Moore. Sustained Silent Reading + journal.
Summarizing, Text Features. unknown words in context, analyzing/comparing and contrast, transition words, non-fiction/ brainstorming, pre-writing, and creating main idea/details with support from article.Focus-
like and unlike
as opposed to
as well as
on the other hand
similarlyCompare/Contrast signal words- In class notes section, copy any 10 down. You’ll use these with our project
List the 5ws about the character? As much as you can for who, what happened, when-where/how or why?
What’s the author’s purpose? Persuade, Inform, Entertain, Describe?
What’s the mood?
Write a paragraph using at least two signal/transition words contrasting why research you just watched about the positives and negatives of reality shows.
After reading article, do you think reality shows are idiotic or influential? Based on that section.
1. Decoding words in context in squares. Also, identify stems. Use context clues, dictionary or background knowledge. Is it negative or positive, or write a short meaning.
2. Summarize article in a paragraph. 5ws of article: who, what, when, where and why (discuss on Activeboard)- Should be ½ page. 7-10 sentences
Plan out your 4-5 paragraph essay=10 points. You are not writing the whole thing. Just planning it in bullet format.
Big emphasis question: Is reality TV just entertainment, or is the drama bad for teens’ brains? Use the Choices magazine article and Time and clips for your thesis (main ideas).Final question: With partner/Brainstorming/Planning/ Analyzing/Organizingsee next slide for recommended template
M1 Transition + _____________________M1_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
1. transition + detail 1.-2 pts
ideas for elaboration for this in bullet format
2. transition + detail 2.
Idea to kiss paragraph goodbye All and All… .
M2 Transition + _____________________M2.___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
1. transition + detail 1 support.
ideas for elaboration for this and where it came from.
2. transition + detail 2 support
Ideas for elaboration for this in bullet format
Idea to kiss paragraph goodbye Therefore…..
10 ptsBasic outline, my preference
Whatever you choose, stick to your plan so your don’t drive off the road.