Students created Found poems for the front and back covers of their writer's notebooks and wrote the first stanza of a renga poem for their first entry.
Welcome to Creative Writing! Today, students received the class syllabus, parent letter, and contract, which should be signed by both the student and parent/guardian. Contracts are due Friday.
After reviewing the class requirments, students completed their first writing activity: a renga-style bookmark for their noteboo
Students, you have lost one day in class to work on your portfolios; however, they still must be complete prior to the exam day. The exam day is still allotted for completing the peer review part of the exam.
If you have any questions about your project as you're working today, please feel free to email me. I will be checking my email periodically throughout the day.
Students will spend Monday finishing their portfolios. On exam day, students will spend their time reviewing their fellow students' portfolios and providing feedback on their blogs.
It's been a productive, creativity-filled semester. Best of luck with your final semester of high school!
Students worked on their final online portfolios.
We finished up group presentations, then spent the remainder of class reviewing the requirements of the class final, an online portfolio.
2nd hour watched a professional storyteller in the auditorium in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. day while 5th and 6th hour continued group presentations.
Students used their last lab day in class to work on their group projects. Presentations begin tomorrow.