7th GRADE ENGLISHNOVEMBER
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HW Due: Narrarive Paper topic

1. Apply story elements to narrative example
1. Exposition
2. Rising Action
3. Climax
4. Falling Action
5. Resolution

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1. Hand out progress reports
1. Due November 8th

2. Powerpoint and note taking - how to apply the story elements to your narrative paper

3. Students write down examples of their story element parts on the large print pink and yellow papers in writing folders

2. Homework: Write down ALL characters you want to include in your narrative story and a brief defintion
a. This will be used in class tomorrow - students will be lost without doing this homework

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1. Turn progress reports into the in-bin
2. Bringing characters to life
a. Showing, not telling
b. Using descriptive language and STRONG verbs (avoiding weak verbs)
3. Dialogue Writing - How to properly punctuate dialogue within writing.

See RESOURCES tab for narrative writing packet

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1. Transitions
2. Writing Conclusions
3. Reading Narrative writing tips
4. Homework: Review Narrative writing tips

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1. Sample writing prompt in class (Practice for district writing assessment)
a. Due at the end of class

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HW DUE: Reading log 10
(100 minutes, 1 read aloud)
Prepare for district writing
assessment.

Prompt:

Think about a time when
something unexpected happened,
or a time when you have had a
strong emotion or reaction to an
event. Write a
narrative in which you tell about an unexpected event that happened
to you or someone you know. Be sure to include specific details so that a reader can follow your story.

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TWO HOUR DELAY SCHEDULE

DISTRICT WRITING ASSESSMENT

Plan and pre-write in-class narrative:

Describe a time when you had to be brave.
(See RESOURCES TAB for prompt paper)

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Work day on in-class narrative.

Rough Draft due THURSDAY 11/14

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HW DUE: Rough Draft In-Class Narrative paper

Peer editing in-class narrative paper

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Computer lab

Type narrative paper

Final draft of in-class narrative paper is due by midnight tonight!

Share paper on googledocs with christine_naples@cvsd.k12.pa.us

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***Last day of the trimester!


HW Due: Reading log 11:
100 minutes and 1 read aloud

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HW Due: Reading log 12:
100 minutes and 1 read aloud

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HW Due: Reading log 13:

100 minutes and 1 read aloud

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