DUE via TurnItIn.com: CARDINAL ONLY February 3
See instructions here.
50 points, based on content, clarity and conventions. Proofread!!
think about what’s happening in your parent(s)’ life and insert a personal note (about the weekend, about their job, etc)-A.
your current grade-B.
how you feel about your grade-C.
number of missing assignments-D.
if you have missing assignments, what is your plan to make them up?-E
summary of TKAM Chs 1-4, who, what, when, where, why-F.
what annotating is (think about the skills) and why it’s important-G.
thoughts about reading the book, the story itself or the time period-H.
your plan for keeping up with reading and annotating-J.
how a parent could help you keep up with your homework-K
how you are feeling about English-L.
an example of why you feel the way you do about English (evidence)-M.
How are you? [A]
I’m writing to update you on my progress in English class. My current grade is [B]. [C] I have [D] missing assignments, but I have a plan to make them up. I’m going to [E].
In English this week, we started reading To Kill a Mockingbird. [F] In addition, we are annotating certain passages. [G] [H]
In terms of upcoming assignments, we will have a lot of reading to do during the month of February. We read, on average, 35 pages every two days. My plan to keep up with my reading and annotating is [J]. I could use your help to [K].
Overall, I am feeling [L] about English. [M]