We discussed chapter 2 and the characterization of David throughout the novel so far. Students worked on the response questions for chapter 2.
We read to the conclusion of chapter 2 and completed a character analysis activity for David. Students handed in their posters today for the mood and imagery in chapter 1.
We worked on the mood and imagery assignment for chapter 1 and listened to the first half of chapter 2 while we worked.
We discussed the personal response questions for chapter 1 and began our mood and imagery poster for this same chapter.
We completed reading our first chapter of our novel study I am David. We also visited the library and began our response questions for the first novel chapter.
We discussed the introduction questions from last day and began reading chapter 1 of our new novel study.
We wrote our unit 2 exam today in class and completed the introduction activity for our novel study.
We completed our work on the story "No Matter What" and began our pre-reading activity for our novel study I am David.
We reviewed the questions for "Feathers in the Wind" before handing them in and continuing with our work on our final story "No Matter What".
We discussed the up coming unit exam on Friday and reviewed our notes. We also reviewed the various genres we have examined during the unit with the stories and articles read. Students completed their "Feathers in the Wind" questions that are due for tomorrow and began reading a mystery "No Matter What".
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