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.



EXTRA CREDIT OPPORTUNITIES:
-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.