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Writer's Notebook Entries through October 16th

Use the following TOC chart to review your writer's notebook and make sure you have the necessary pieces. Remember, if your entries are in a slightly different order, that is okay! Make sure to label them in the order that fits your individual book!

Entry #

Title (Type)

Date

1

Strategies for Selecting Books (Notes)

8/27

2

Out of My Mind Brainstorm & Summary (Reading)

8/28

3

Out of My Mind Analysis Draft (Reading)

8/29

3a

Memoir vs. Biography (Notes)

9/2

4

First “Top Five” Brainstorm (Writing)

9/2

5

Second “Top Five Brainstorm (Writing)

9/3

6

“Everything Will Be Okay” Reflection Questions (Reading)

9/4

7

Memoir Story Drafting (Writing)

9/8

8

Memoir Story Drafting (Writing)

9/9

9

Memoir Story Drafting (Writing)

9/10

9a

Notes on Independent Reading Memoir (Optional)

 

10

Transcendental Quote Interpretation (Reading)

10/1

11

Transcendental Questionnaire (Writing)

10/2

12

Friday Journal/Alone in Nature (Writing)

10/3

13a

Emerson & Thoreau Notes (Periods 7 & 8 only)

10/6

13

Monday Journal/Simplify Your Life (Writing)

10/6

14

Changing Perspective in the Classroom (Writing)

10/7

15

Tuesday Journal/Changing Perspective at Home (Writing)

10/7

16

Communing with Nature (Writing)

10/8

17

Wednesday Journal/Communing with Nature at Home (Writing)

10/8

18

Technology Boycott Journaling (Writing)

10/11

19

Personal Essay vs. Persuasive Essays (Notes)

10/14

20

Examine Your Transcendental Writings (Notes/Analysis)

10/14

21

Backup Transcendental Journal (Writing)

10/16

When you think of "English", what words come to your mind?
 

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