ELA 90: Unit Plan & News
Contact Info: rdelainey@lcbi.sk.ca
Cell # for Mr. Delainey: 306-867-4282

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April 6th

Please make decisions for your persuasive paragraphs, e.g. who you are comparing/contrasting, the contrast you want to make, and share your Google
Doc with me as soon as possible (rdelainey@lcbi.sk.ca). Please ensure you give me full-editing privileges.

Monday, March 30th

1). Meeting on Google Handout/Meet at 11:15 am. Please be on time. You can enter the meeting five to ten minutes early.

During the meeting, we'll talk about what the next few weeks will look like: for example, we ended the last week of school prematurely (too early). You'll get some time this week to work on and complete the narrative paragraph.

Narrative paragraph due Monday, April 6th.

We'll talk briefly about the unit end test, as well.

2). The remainder of this time will be spent working on your paragraphs. I'll remain online to assist if you have any questions. Don't forget to share your narrative paragraph with me so I can just pop in and assist where necessary.

Tuesday, March 31st

1). Work period. Narrative paragraph. First draft: during this stage complete any required reading and research. Assemble it altogether into a single paragraph.

Do not forget to keep track of where the sources you used to get your information from. You have to include this information through footnotes. See your handout for how to do this (you should already know though).

 

Wednesday, April 1st

1). Work period. Complete the first draft, i.e. organize, refine, and otherwise improve your paragraph.

Thursday, April 2nd

1). Work period. Second draft. All research is completed. Focus on polishing the quality of your sentences.

Friday, April 3rd

1). Work period. Third draft. During third draft complete your title page, insert and format your footnotes, and create a bibliography.

Use any extra time you have to improve the quality of your written work.

If you have not already done so, share your narrative paragraph with rdelainey@lcbi.sk.ca (giving me full editing privileges).

Monday, April 6th

1). Meeting on Google Handgout/Meet at 11:15 am sharp.

I'll remind people to share their narrative paragraph and introduce the persuasive paragraph assignment. Ensure you have your Three Paragraphs assignment in front of you as we speak.

Persuasive paragraph due Thursday, April 9th.

2). The remainder of this time is spent conducting research into the two gods you plan on comparing and contrasting.

Tuesday, April 7th

1). Work period. Persuasive paragraph. First draft: during this stage complete any required reading and research. Assemble it altogether into a single paragraph.

Do not forget to keep track of where the sources you used to get your information from. You have to include this information through footnotes. See your handout for how to do this (you should already know though).

Wednesday, April 8th

1). Work period. Complete the first draft, i.e. organize, refine, and otherwise improve your paragraph.

Thursday, April 9th

1). Work period. Second draft. All research is completed. Focus on polishing the quality of your sentences.

Due: Persuasive Paragraph.

Friday, April 10th

Beginning of Easter Break

Monday, April 20th

1). Meeting on Google Hangout/Meet at 11:15 am sharp.

In today's meeting, I ensure everyone has submitted all required paragraphs. I'll also introduce everyone to the exam for the paragraph's unit.

Exam is due on Monday, April 27th.

2). I'll remain online for the full hour with everyone ensuring students are organized and feel supported through the first stage of the process.

Tuesday, April 21st

1). Work period. I will pop in and check to see what kind of work is being completed through Google Docs.

Wednesday, April 22nd

1). Work period. I will pop in and check to see what kind of work is being completed through the Google Doc you shared with me earlier in the week.

Thursday, April 23rd

1). Meeting on Google Hangout/Meet at 1:30 pm sharp.

I'll use this meeting to check in with everyone briefly to discuss their progress on the paragraph's exam.

Friday, April 24th

1). Work period. If you don't finish all your work during classtime, you have the weekend to work.

Do not expect to receive an extension for this assignment, i.e. it is a test and managing your time and organizing yourself is something you're being evaluated on.

Monday, April 27th

1). Meeting on Google Handgout/Meet at 11:15 am sharp.

In today's meeting, I'll check-in with everyone to ensure they've shared their paragraph exam. This will take about five minutes and then we'll segue into an introduction of S. E. Hinton's novel The Outsiders.

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