Opening Song – “Long December” Counting Crows (4:57 – 1996)
Do Now #1 – Habits of Scholarship Self-Assessment.
Do Now #2 – Take out an independent reading book.
Where are your write longs? Check bulletin board!
SLT’s and HW Check
SLT- I can be responsible to my community by reading silently for 30+ minutes.
Circle the verbs, underline the nouns
Independent Reading for the rest of class. Stop and jot, or sketch examples of author’s craft in your book.
Similes and Metaphors