Hello February; Goodbye January!
we got caught up a little bit. I checked to see if you had completed
your five-paragraph essay on "Year-round school versus traditional school". If you did not finish, please
bring your essay in tomorrow for half-credit.
I checked your essays, I passed out an "Organization" rubric. This
rubric looks identical to the "Ideas" rubric you got last week; the only
difference is, it is a rubric to score how well your paper is
organized, not how good your ideas are.
went over what makes a score of "1" different from what makes a score
of "3" and "5". During this discussion, I used many examples to try
illustrating why Organization is such an essential part of good
If you were absent today, you have no homework. Please just make sure you have completed your 5 paragraph essay on "Year-round school versus traditional school".
See you tomorrow!