We began with an activator using our new vocabulary words.
Following that, students browsed their Research Questions slides, commenting on questions that they find interesting. At the end of the period, students reviewed the comments and submitted a possible thesis statement.
Students began by finishing up the Kite Runner Theme Statements activity.
Following lunch, students posted their theme statements on a Jamboard and we discussed the results.
We finished watching the film version of The Kite Runner. Following the film, students completed the themes activity we began last week.
We watched the film version of The Kite Runner.
Students took the essay test on The Kite Runner today.
Potential questions for tomorrow’s test on The Kite Runner were posted and students worked in small groups to prepare for the test.
TOMORROW: Test on The Kite Runner
Students took the quiz on vocabulary unit F2.
Following that, students read The Kite Runner. All reading should be finished by Tuesday.
Students took the vocabulary quiz on unit F2 today.
Following that, they continued reading The Kite Runner. They are expected to be finished reading the novel by tomorrow.