September 18, 2008
Journal Prompt: “Games People Play”
Describe in detail a game you played as a child—what does the game reveal about you as a person?
Finish reading “Last Rung on the Ladder” by Monday, Sept. 22nd. As you read with pen in hand, identify important short story elements such as point of view, conflict, climax, methods of characterization, theme, etc. Be ready for a quiz on Monday.
Short Story test is Tuesday, Sept 23rd. Begin studying your Literary Terms handout and reviewing major ideas about the stories we’ve read.
Change of Date: Poems are due Wednesday, Sept 24th.