Monday: GMRT testing--everyone qualified. Tuesday: *Students register for classes for next quarter by completing multiple forms and registration form. * Peer and Self Review the final essay you have written for this class. Turn it in with these forms completed. * Reminder: Tomorrow is the class final or the Transition Test. Both are 45 minute essay tests. You can practice by using a journal prompt as a practice prompt, and timing yourself. Wednesday: *Turn in porfolio today; you will get it back today. *Class final or the Transition Test. (Put your phone number and email where instructor can leave a personal message about your score on the top of your Transition Test. You will be notified next week, Wednesday or Thursday.) Thursday: * Read your final essay (scored and returned today) to the class. * Self Evaluation--how have things changed for you? Complete Core Competencies for Reading. Then write a couple of paragraphs of self evaluation regarding what has improved for you. Include comments about writing and group work as well as for reading. We have covered a lot of things in class: sentences, sentence combining, paragraphs, five paragraph essay format, introductions, support, conclusions, self evaluation, group work for children's stories and for extreme groups, a novel and its complex ideas, reading short stories and essays, drawing and discussing plot lines, writing for an audience, etc. * Decide how you want to celebrate our successes in the class tomorrow.
Friday: * Celebrate your successes this quarter. * Note: If you took a transition test, make sure the instructor has your private phone number and/or private email so she can call you with test results.