1.Please initial next to your name on the clipboard.
2.Turn in your packet (dated 4/15/2013) if you did not do so yesterday,
3.Please pick up a pink and a straw-colored handout.
us your favorite six-word memory (from the website), and tell us why you
like. (Round One)
us the original six-word memoir you’re sharing, and we’ll give you claps. (Round Two)
Class Discussion Question
did DICTION affect your writing of your original six-word memoirs?
will Free Rice practice help you use stronger diction when you write?
Writing Lesson #6: Connotation versus Denotation
how we said some words are loaded, that they have baggage, that they have
CONNOTATIONS that have to do with our own personal associations?
turn to page 22, to “Playing with Words”, then take a look at the examples I
have on the big screen. Do you see how
people are basing their choices on the CONNOTATIONS of the words, instead of
going to give you five minutes to fill in as many words as you can. You CAN USE any of the twenty words you
listed for Death of Language.
share out our best word from each category.
free to borrow! Once you write them
down, they’re yours to keep and use! ;-)
Writing Experiment #8: Autobio Poem
Time = 10:48-ish; End Time = 11:08-ish
you show what you’re able to do with the following lessons?