Welcome to English 1. I am sincerely looking forward to this semester with you!!! You will be challenged, but in the end, you will have gain much needed information and a valuable skill set.
Below is the proposed agenda for the week:
Wednesday: (First day of class) Go over class syllabus and Rules and Procedures.
Thursday: SSR (Sustained Silent Reading), Your favorite memory writing exercise, and Grammar (Nouns).
Friday: SSR (Sustained Silent Reading), Grammar (Nouns), Discussion of Memories and Short Stories, Explain Group Expectations, and Group Work Exercise: Creating A Short Story