Learning Target: See expectations
1. QW: What did you think of the movie? How well do you think it tied into what we learned in class?
2. Work time to complete the Mulan Mini-essay. Directions are in the "after watching" sectio of the Mulan pink sheet. Mulan Essay Expectations
Homework: Finish Essay if not done
Learning Targets: Use active reading strategies to understand an unfamiliar text; Demonstrate understanding of literary elements including characterization, plot, and theme
1. QW: What are some things you think you've learned about reading, writing and/or short stories in the first 5 weeks of school?
2. Individual Short Story reading and test