For this unit you will be working through a series of activities from "Language Power" book H. You will need to touch base with Mr. Tolman to get this package and you will work through a select portion of the unit relevant to essay writing. Please do not hesitate to come up and ask for clarification if you are unclear on what is being asked of you in the activities. Based on the method you learned on putting together an essay, you will select a topic of your choice, with my approval, and follow the guidelines of the activities.
You are expected to have a clear topic, a thesis and three developed subtopics in your 5 paragraph essay. Also, you are expected to write thisessay in class. You will be given a whole class to write it and you will be marked on the 6 point scale from the criteria on the homepage of this site. You are expected to show me your outline before you select a day to write.