WN English 9 9/28
Write about what causes people in groups to become enemies. (What causes people to hate each other?)
List at 5 weeks:
9/7 List of 50 things you love
9/13 What if you were president?
9/14 Revenge story scenario
9/15 Advice to your crazy friend who has love at first sight
9/19 Initial thoughts on R&J
9/21 Feelings got out of hand
9/23 Blame for the deaths in R&J
9/27 Most interesting character in R&J
WN English 8 9/28
Copy the poem “Nothing Gold Can Stay” by Robert Frost into your WN. Now tell what you think it means.
List of WN topics for English 8 @ 5 weeks
9/6 50 Things you love
9/13 If I was president…*
9/14 A time you felt like an outsider
9/19 Someone you’d like to trade places with in modern media
9/21 A time you did something you shouldn’t have and regretted it later
9/26 Your kitchen, etc
9/28 “Nothing Gold Can Stay” poem and response, interpretation
*Not required to be 12 lines
English 7 Writer’s Notebook topics @ 5 weeks
9/6 What has surprised you on this first day of school
9/7 50 things you love
9/13 What if you were president?*
9/15 What should be done to the worst bully?
9/19 Whose life would you like to live? (modern media)
9/21 Being uncomfortable
9/26 An outside memory
9/28 Who are you?