Thursday, September 22, 2011

Language for Thursday, September 22, 2011

Learning Targets

  • Writing from a different perspective
  • Use your imagination
    • Engaging
    • Humorous
  • Develop a sense of voice in our writing
    • Word choice helps our voice
  • Should match your audience

Success Criteria (how will you know you’ve met your learning target?)

  • When our readers learn some information about our topic
  • I’ve made my reader chuckle, or grin with my sense of humour
  • I’ve made my reader consider a different perspective on the topic
  • I’ve used some interesting words that help my voice


  • Finished with two more personal introductions
  • Homework:  Brainstorm ideas for unlikely diary keepers and plan to share on Monday.
  • Homework:  Read your library book!