Language Objectives: Students will conduct sustained research for informational writing.
1.) Bell Work: Article of the Week - Pick up a copy of The Wall Street Journal from Ms. Floch and read for 10-15 minutes.
2.) After reading, answer the following quetions:
- How do the articles you read reflect on our society?
- What are some differences you are noticing between informational writing (specifically news writing) and narrative or argumentative writing? What is the purpose of informational writing?
4.) Check off your topic with Ms. Floch before beginning your research.
5.) Research and keep note of your links and information you want to use both for your Works Cited and to cite within your vlog.
6.) Check-off research notes with Ms. Floch
- Article of the Week Response
- Research notes and topic check-off