Lessons for LA8 – Week of 2/3/14

2/3/14

Monday
Classwork:
Grade Ch. 4 notes.
Explain common errors about thesis statements and topic sentences.
Handout a proofreading worksheet to do in pairs.
Homework
Write four sentences of your research paper: thesis and three topic sentences.

Tuesday
Classwork:
Organize research cards.  Check last night’s homework.  Finish the proofreading worksheet.
Homework:
Write the rough introduction of your research paper. DOUBLE SPACE.

Wednesday
Classwork:
Read someone’s introduction.
Start Ch. 5
Homework:
Finish Ch. 5 plus notes.

Thursday
Classwork:
Grade Ch. 5.
Time for research paper drafting.
Homework:
Write for twenty minutes.  Should reach at least the middle of the Bio paragraph.

Friday
Classwork:
Write for thirty minutes.  Then read Ch. 6.
(Vocab quiz postponed to Tuesday).
Homework:
Finish Ch. 6 plus notes.

 

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