Language Objective: Students will complete graphic organizers for their "favorite mistakes" and write a first draft of a narrative.
1.) Bell Work: Read for 15 minutes. After reading, describe your character's personality so far: What are two traits of them you like and two you dislike? Use specific details from the text.
2.) List 10 things you would never do
3.) Review "A Mistake That Should Last A Lifetime"
4.) Model Graphic Organizer
5.) Complete a graphic organizer for your "favorite mistake"
6.) Model first draft
7.) Start writing your first draft of your favorite mistake essay:
Start with a detail from your reflection (pick the detail that will attract your reader's interest the most), then talk about what happened when you made your mistake and close with the rest of your reflection.
Fill out your college form and bring it to get checked off
Turn in graphic organizer for your "favorite mistake" essay
Finish the first draft of your "favorite mistake" essay (1.5 to 2 pages).