English – Week of August 29th

**We had an awesome first week! I’ve set up a Remind account that will send text updates to students and parents of upcoming class activities. Please pick up a sign-up sheet in class or at Open House on Thursday if you want to receive updates.
Monday/Tuesday – Students will begin brainstorming ideas for their personal narrative topics and work on visualizing language. HW: Read (at least 1/3) your Independent Reading Book – IRR#1 is Friday, September 2nd.

Wednesday/Thursday – Students will review plot structure and write a rough draft of their personal narrative. HW: Read (at least 1/3) your Independent Reading Book – IRR#1 is Friday, September 2nd.

Friday – Students will complete IRR#1 and begin diagramming sentences with simple subjects and simple predicates. HW: Read (at least 2/3) your Independent Reading Book – IRR#2 is Friday, September 16th.