Thursday, January 19, 2017

Workshop Day

Reminder:  If you are going on the Model UN trip, you must figure out a way to submit your assignments by the end of the day tomorrow.  Assignments not finished by then risk not receiving a grade by the close of the quarter.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Workshop

Workshop time for portfolios due at the end of the week.  Review of what makes a good intro is available on CR.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Dialogue This!

Agenda:

  • Vocab Quiz
  • Dialogue This! Activity (practice context)
  • Workshop time
Homework:
  • Portfolio due 1/20

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Punctuating Dialogue

Agenda:

  • Review of short stories and dialogue guidelines
  • Punctuating Dialogue Packet
  • Workshop Time
Homework:
  • Portfolios due 1/20

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Dialogue: A Note on Effective Writing

Agenda:

  • Review dialogue presentation and Bowen's tips
  • Analysis of readings
    • What type of dialogue is used?
    • What does it reveal about characters?  (indirect characterization)
    • Does it follow Bowen's rules?  Why/why not?  What is one rule that it does well?
    • Is the dialogue effective overall?
Homework:
  • Continue to work on portfolio
  • Make sure these group questions are answered for class tomorrow

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Extended Deadlines and Workshop Day

Agenda:

  • Deadline discussion
  • Workshop Time
Homework:
  • Iceberg principle paper due tomorrow
  • Portfolio pieces now due 1/20