Wednesday, September 24, 2014

A Close Reading of "Unbroken"


Guided Reading: "Unbroken: A Year in the Life of a Girl With Cancer"  Today we will continue reading the narrative nonfiction selection "Unbroken: A Year in the Life of a Girl with Cancer" from Scope Magazine. You can still find a copy of the story in your Language Arts folders, as well as a link here 

As we read, we will continue to do a '"Close Reading" of the text. You can find the assignment 'Close Reading Questions - Unbroken' in your Language Arts folders, as well as a link here 

Video of the Day  Watch the inspiring video from the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth, featuring kids, many like Lauren who are battling cancer, who refuse to give up and instead choose to fight and "Roar!"   


Homework  (1.) Read your A.R. book at home for at least 30 minutes and make a digital Reading Log entry. (2.) Complete the 'Close Reading Questions' assignment. Due: Friday, September 26.