August 30 
Single Period Day
August 31
Single Period Day
September 1-2
Block A 
Single Period Day
1. Welcome. 
2. "Valentine for Ernest Mann"
3. Where does writing hide? 
4. Syllabus (Get it signed electronically this week.)

Suggested Supplies: spiral notebook; personal sharpener, stapler, hole punch; notebook paper, pens, pencils, binder space

Homework: Get syllabus signed electronically and secure an independent reading book. 

Single Period Day
1. DEAR Rules and Log Practice
2. Mini-Me Doll writing assignment. 
3. Letter to Ms. Meyer - written in class

Block A
Warm Up: What is an idiom? (notes)
Share Dolls
Argument Reading Activity in table groups.

Grammar Notes for the week.