“Speed writing” the rough draft for Essay 3

What we did in class, today – We reviewed Essay guidelines: cause essay and then spent five minutes per paragraph writing a rough draft of Essay 3. Students who are  members of the secret Facebook group received feedback for their posts.

Class video – There is no class video for today.

Homework – Read the articles listed below and do the following:

  • “Just One Great Idea” – Read the article, complete the Activity and do the Thought Question before Friday, Nov. 7. Learn the vocabulary before Monday, Nov. 10.
  • “One Idea, Lots of Hard Work” – Read the article and complete the Activity before midnight on Friday, Nov. 7. Learn the vocabulary before Monday, Nov. 10.
  • “Can Cell Phones Cause Cancer?” – Read the article and complete the Activity before midnight on Friday, Nov. 7. Learn the vocabulary before Monday, Nov. 10.

What we will do in class on Monday, Nov. 10 – Bring copies of your three articles, as well as your laptop, power cord, and flash memory. We will revise Essay 3 and incorporate and cite evidence from articles.

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