Tuesday, December 3, 2013

ELA assignment

  • Writing your summary:

Who is it about?
Where does it happen?
When does it happen?         <--------------------  Include these details.
What happened?
Why did it happen?

  1. On white-lined paper write a 1-2 paragraph summary of the micmac myth in your writer’s notebook. Use the "better answer" protocol.   Begin with telling the reader the name of the story and that it is a Micmac Native American myth.  Then provide the summary. Finally, end with 1-2 sentences which explain what important message is embedded in this story.   You will be sharing these in class on Wednesday.
  2. Tip:  On the right hand side of the blog, you will see a graphic organizer of a "hamburger" visual.  This is a review of how to writer a "better answer."  

Due Wednesday.