Good day to thee thou spongy rude-growing death-tokens! Essay work on Romeo and Juliet…. Today is a work day… final vocabulary words for the year…
Do Now Do you have enough details in your rough draft to support your thesis and position in your essay? What do you need to do to make it better?
Information • Act V study guide due today - easy points, don’t lose them • Essay – Persuasive piece - Due tomorrow - follow the writing process • Vocabulary Test on Friday - Final test on vocabulary - study, study, study
Repugnant – (adj.) offensive, disagreeable, distasteful Synonyms – hateful, revolting, repulsive Antonyms – pleasing, attractive, tempting
Scuttle – (v.) to sink a ship by cutting holes in it; to get rid of something in a decisive way; (n.) a pail Synonyms – (v.) abandon, discard, scrap Antonyms – (v.) keep afloat, salvage, rescue
Rough Draft Should have draft ready today - peer editing - use peer editing checklist for comments If questions such as “who, what, where…” exist, these are problem areas and need addressed. - eliminate all questions
What to do… Rough Draft - if not completed Peer Editing - use checklist, provide feedback Make revisions/edits Begin typing using MLA format