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 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!


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

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Punctuating Dialogue


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

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Dialogue: A Note on Effective Writing


  • 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?
  • Continue to work on portfolio
  • Make sure these group questions are answered for class tomorrow

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Extended Deadlines and Workshop Day


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