October 13 - October 17

Monday, October 13, 2014

  • Students will review the learning goals for the week and complete a second read of the short stories “One Thousand Dollars” by O. Henry and “By the Waters of Babylon” by Steven Vincent Benet.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

  • Students will complete the Critical Thinking Activities, After You Read Activities, and All-in-One workbook pages for the short stories.
  • The Open Book Test will be assigned for homework.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

  • The teacher will review using the homework assignment (Open Book Test).
  • Students will complete the weekly test for the Comparing Literary Works Unit.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

  • Students will use writing strategies to generate ideas and to plan, organize, evaluate, and revise a short story.

Friday, October 17, 2014

  • Students will complete the Writing Workshop by producing an original short story.