Students completed some pre-writing and also reviewed their journals for ideas for Poem #1, the details of which we discussed together. I introduced students to the Burroway text, and we discussed different aspects of imagery from ch. 1 in preparation for Poem #1. Homework: Try to come up with an idea for Poem #1, and maybe even begin typing it via Google Classroom.
This class will be an opportunity for you to express yourself creatively through writing. You will get a chance to try many different genres of writing and practice the writing process. You will get to help others improve their writing, and the favor will be returned to you with your own writing. By the end of the class, you will develop a portfolio of your best, most polished work.