Archive | December, 2013

WYWG 12/10/13

10 Dec

What we did:

  •  Bellwork: A package arrives at your doorstep with your name on it.  What do you do?
  • Review guidelines for the final portfolio/final short story, along with the Saturation Project.  Please come see Miss Newman to make sure you know what you need to do for each of those projects!

What is due?:

  • All late work is due January 3rd
  • First draft due on December 17th
  • Final projects/Saturation project due on January 7th

CW: 12/3/13

3 Dec

What we did:

  •  Bellwork: Write about the letter Q.  (This is #6 – they are due today!)
  • Plot plan assignment:
    • We watched the Pixar short “Blue Umbrella” and filled in the following chart:
    • “Once upon a time there was __(Character)___.  Every day, __(Status Quo)____.  One day ___(Change)___.  Because of that __(overall goal of character)__.  Because of that __(Complication to plan)___.  Until finally __(resolution)__.
    • You need to do at least three of these by Thursday.  They can be handwritten.
    • This is in addition to the setting assignment, which is due on Thursday as well.

What is due?:

  • Setting and Plot plan assignments due Thursday (12/5)
  • Rough draft of final is due on 12/17
  • Are you working on your Saturation project?