In your journal write about: Who is your favorite friend? (This could also be your brother or sister.) What does he or she look like? What does he or she like to do? What do you like to do together? Where do you like to hang out together? What do you like about him or her?
Add a drawing to your story.
Use your best spelling, but don’t let it slow you down too much. Length can vary depending on ability. Parents can transcribe what the student says; please keep their words.
Blue, Yellow, and Orange Books: Do pages 39, 40, 41
IN CLASS SILLY STORY One sunny afternoon Tess turned into a pink fairy armadillo and traveled to Africa. She had a sweatshirt and pants on, and of course, she had her phone. She was as big as a wooden horse and had a long snout. Suddenly something was sneaking up in the grass behind her. It was a hyena! The hyena tried to eat her. She curled up, and her shell protected her. The hyena’s sharp teeth couldn’t get past her thick shell. So the hyena had to dig up the ground for fruit. He didn’t like the fruit so he got in his jeep and drove away. He had a very hairy long mustache and a tour guide hat. Tess uncurled out of her shell and ran to the fruit, ate it, and turned back into Tess. he End
HIGH SCHOOL HOMEWORK
Use the revision checklist and revise your entire essay and works cited page. I expect excellent work. This will be worth 100 points.
Note: We will workshop the revised draft in our next class, and then you'll have one more week to edit & polish it for a grade. The final essay will be worth 200 points.