BT: Milk & Honey, Rupi Kaur (Khalid); Trick, Ellen Hopkins (Stephen)
READ: Read to set your page goal for the week.
POEM: "If I Should Have a Daughter," Sarah Kay / QUICK WRITE: Write advice you have for your younger sibling and/or future child.
CREATIVE INSPIRATION: With a group, discuss how your strategy went and what you will try this week. Be sure to complete this form.
EPIPHANIES: We developed writing agreements for our in-class writing time (see slides). We used this character chart to start thinking about the main character in our stories. We then created an outline for our story. The afternoon class got a 25-minute writing session in.
OPTIONAL READS: Transcript: President Obama on What Books Mean to Him; excerpt from Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Where Do We Go From Here?"
FOR WEDNESDAY: Work on your stories. A complete draft is due on Friday. Read your books.