Journal: Who are you? Tell me a little about yourself.
Agenda: Journal setup; Critical Reading
Homework: Critically read + annotate "Where I'm From" if you did not finish in class
Journal: Write about your relationship with your phone. How do you feel about it? In what ways is it helpful/ hurtful/ joyful/ sorrowful?
Agenda: Cell Phone discussion; student "Where I'm From" poems
Homework: Critically read + annotate student "Where I'm From" if you did not finish in class
Journal: Compare and contrast your two "Where I’m From" poems.
Agenda: Introduction to MLA with Ms. Bacon; analyzing "Where I'm From" poems
Homework: Ms. Bacon's library website assignment (If absent today, see me at the start of class for the assignment.)
Journal: Write an MLA style header for an assignment due today.
Agenda: MLA Lesson in Library
Homework: MLA Assignment - find it on Ms. Bacon's library page by clicking "Gilpin"
Journal: • Write an MLA style in-text citation for the following book, if the quote came from page 88.
•James, Henry. The Ambassadors. Rockville: Serenity, 2009. Print.
Agenda: Finishing Where I'm From Graphic Organizer
Homework: Where I'm From Poem Assignment - Rough Draft due Tuesday 18 September 8am