Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Day 16

English 70 Lesson Plan 16

1. Hand in homework on dictionary definitions.

2. Bonus points this week:

a. Library

b. Poetry Reading: Allied Arts Thursday 7pm

c. Oak Hollow Gallery, Friday, 7 pm.

3. Hand back quizzes with a note about reading load.

4. Hand back capital letters homework and review.

5. Vague Words: Practice 2 in class.

6. Slang: Practice 3 in class.

7. Wordy Language and clich├ęs as homework: Practice 4 and 5.

8. Strangers in ITMFWG:

a. Vote for favorites.

b. Read aloud.

• Look for word choice—lively verbs, specific modifiers/adverbs/adjectives

• Which writer would you like to meet?

• Which writer takes the biggest risk?

• Which writer has the most style?

9. For Friday: Bring a family photo to write about (maybe 2).