Descriptive Essay Day 2. 14 March 2013 Miss Rice. I love when you are descriptive!. Warm -Up. Complete the sentence: My (put object’s name here ) is important to me because __________ . *Take out vocab. paragraph to be collected. Agenda. Suffixes Comma Rules Vobackulary - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
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Descriptive Essay Day 214 March 2013Miss RiceWarm-UpComplete the sentence: My (put objects name here) is important to me because __________.
*Take out vocab. paragraphto be collected
I love when you are descriptive!AgendaSuffixesComma RulesVobackularyDescriptive EssayENG. 10 Objectives 3/14To reinforce meanings of new vocabulary words.To learn and review comma rules.To effectively use sensory imagery to describe an object of personal significance.To write and revise a descriptive essay.To analyze and review content of pages 1-27 in Brighton Beach Memoirs.
Student of the WeekKyraAlways triesVolunteered to be teacherHard workerSo politeSuffixesfulFull of _____ Adj.
icHaving characteristics of _____Adj.
ingVerb form (present participle)7. Using commas with quotationsCommas set off a quotation from words used to introduce or identify the source of the quotation.
77. Using commas with quotationsUse a comma before a phrase that introduces a quotation.Ex. She asked, How many?
A comma following a quotation goes inside the closing quotation mark.Ex. There will be three, she replied.
87. Using commas with quotationsDo not use commas if you are using a quotation with a question mark or exclamation point.Ex. Whats a thousand dollars? asks Groucho Marx. Mere chicken feed.
Your turn - see packet97. Using commas with quotationsA) No one becomes depraved all at once, wrote Juvenal.B) A German proverb warns, Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow.C) All I know about grammar, said Joan Didion, is its infinite power.D) Out, out, damned spot! cries Lady Macbeth.
Can you find the comma mistake?VobackularyNo list todayHomeworkDescriptive essay due tomorrowPrinted with rubric stapled to the frontVocab. unit 4 test tomorrow
Comma worksheet due MondayBrighton Beach Memoirs reading comprehension questions #1-28 in the blue packet due MondayWarm-UpComplete the sentence: My (put objects name here) is important to me because __________.
This can be the first of last sentence of your essay if you need help!Descriptive EssayDue tomorrow! Printed with rubric stapled to front.
250-350 wordsUse ALL senses (sight, feeling, smell, taste, sound)
Turn desks towards the wallsGrab the correct laptop number
Write and revise! Ask questions.
When you are finished, work on Brighton Beach Memoirs reading comprehension questions in the blue packet (#1-28)HomeworkDescriptive essay due tomorrowPrinted with rubric stapled to the frontVocab. unit 4 test tomorrow
Comma worksheet due MondayBrighton Beach Memoirs reading comprehension questions #1-28 in the blue packet due Monday