Poetry Thursday: Free-write – Write about anything you like for 7 minutes.
Due Monday, January 9, 2017: Friday Writing #12 – Turn in for FW credit to Google Classroom. If you want me to submit your essay to the contest, print a copy and the entry form for me to turn into the office. 2017-mlk-essaycontestfw122 Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest:The theme is “The Right to Vote: Protecting the Voice of All People”. Essays will be judged on creativity, clarity, content, coherence and adherence to theme. Follow all directions carefully.
High School and Middle School Prompts (Grades 6 – 12) Choose ONE to write about in your 250 Word Essay
- When the United States constitution was written, not all adults were given the right to vote. How has that changed?
- Discuss any current challenges to citizens’ right to vote or ability to vote in the U.S.
Read through Chap 8 (this includes ch. 8) The Secret Life of Bees and write down two questions or statements for discussion in Socratic Seminar. Due when you return from the break.
HAVE A FANTASTIC AND RESTFUL BREAK!!!