Today: We began our unit on the topic of Fear and focusing on Original Composition as a skill.
We brainstormed what we know about fear and what we wonder about fear.
Students were giving this essay to preview it if they desire. We will use this essay in tomorrows class to learn some background about the topic as well as to compare its style with another essay.
Homework: Continue reading your silent reading book at home and keep gathering ideas for things to write about in relation to this topic.