Raft Writing Assignmentsms. Schroll's Ela Classes

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June 16, 2014

Raft Writing Assignmentsms. Schroll posted Jun 16, 2014, 4:20 AM by Jeff Maxim

Additionally, RAFT helps students focus on the audience they will address, the varied formats for writing, and the topic they'll be writing about. By using this strategy, teachers encourage students to write creatively, to consider a topic from multiple perspectives, and to gain the ability to write for different audiences.

Raft Writing Assignments Ms. Schroll's Ela Classes Online

You'll continue learning difficult vocabulary words from Stargirl today.
RL5.4 - Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.

Mini Lesson

We'll be determining the meaning of vocabulary words today. There's two main ways you've learned to figure out the meaning of words you don't know:
  1. Use the dictionary, and a website such as WordCentral can be particularly helpful.
  2. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the word. Here's a lesson that will show you more about how to use context clues.

Today's assignment

Today, you'll begin preparing for a vocabulary quiz on difficult words from Stargirl, by Jerry Spinelli.

  • The words that will be on the quiz are available here. Make sure you do list #7(because you did list #6 last week, remember?)
  • Enter those words into your Personal Dictionary that you have saved on your Google Drive.

What you'll be graded on

  1. Have you entered all 10 words into your dictionary?
  2. Did you include both a definition and a sentence?

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  • Check-in with some of the classmates are your table.

Finish early?

  • Use Scootpad.com