Welcome to our classroom website. Below you will find our weekly topics, writing assignments, and other classroom materials. The most recent work is at the top; scroll down for resources from an earlier class.

-See Mrs. Burnett about helping with and/or contributing to Oxford's literary magazine.

Remainder of Semester ~ Final Story

Week 14 & 15 ~ Challenging Choice Assignments

Weeks 11-13 ~ Children's Book Project

Week 10 ~ Theme & Symbolism

Week 9 ~ Character Development

Week 8 ~ Free Write Week!

Week 7 ~ Plot

Week 6 ~ Setting

Week 5 ~ Style = Voice & Tone

Week 4 ~ Details & Descriptions

Week 3 ~ Journaling

Week 2 ~ Readers = Better Writers
-Semester plan, extra credit opportunities, reading/writing survey
-"Good Writing" show and tell
-"Me Talk Pretty One Day" close reading and analysis
-Free Write/Free Read Friday!

Week 1 ~ Introductions & Community-building
-Get to know the course, teacher, and classmates.
-Discuss course outline; take it home and have it signed.
-Complete "2 Truths and a Lie" activity; share.
-Complete "Write Around' activity.