Planning Your Week:
**No new vocab. this week! We will use the unit 1 words in your writing.
W 1/20: Bring Poetry Out Loud (POL) poems to class to finish annotations and TPFASST analysis for both POL poems. You will also practice reciting one of the poems.
Th 1/21: Poetry Out Loud (POL) recitation presentations
Focus Standard: ELAGSE9-10RL4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone.
Learning Goals: Analyze and create figurative language; use connotative meanings of words for purposeful effect; demonstrate quality sentence and paragraph structure.
Monday, January 18
MLK, Jr. Holiday
Tuesday, January 19
Wednesday, January 20
Thursday, January 21
Friday, January 22
Mrs. Walter adores 9th graders. She loves the enthusiasm they bring to the study of literature as they explore new and challenging texts.