Class Name: Writing & Rhetoric Book 2: Narrative 1
Tutor: Monica Hielema
This week’s focus: Lesson 6
• Begin LESSON 6:
Page 62 – 67
Read and narrate: Athena and Arachne
Finish WRITTEN NARRATION on page 67: bring this to class as I will ask several students to share theirs. (Make sure sentences are complete with accurate punctuation and capitalization.)
• During Wednesday’s Zoom class we will work through NARRATION, WRITTEN NARRATION, TALK ABOUT IT, discuss Amplification with Description
• BRING TO CLASS: W&R book, small whiteboard and marker OR a clipboard with paper and marker, completed WRITTEN NARRATION from page 67.
To be completed this week: (this may be before or after Wednesday’s class)
• Complete Lesson 6
• Amplification with Description: this will be handed in for May writing.
ENRICHMENT – Extra resources for children and families who desire more
(Optional) Poem to Memorize: (taken from Linguistic Development through Poetry Memorization – IEW)
There Was an Old Person Whose Habits by Edward Lear
There was an Old Person whose habits
Induced him to feed upon rabbits;
When he’d eaten eighteen,
He turned perfectly green,
Upon which he relinquished those habits.
***POEM OF THE MONTH: The Cattle Country by E. Pauline Johnson:
THIS MONTH’S WRITING & RHETORIC ASSIGNMENT FOR SUBMISSION:
Lesson 6 – Amplification with Description
Due Date: May 28th
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions and submissions.