English for October 24, 2013

posted Oct 24, 2013, 4:36 AM by Jeff Maxim

Yesterday, we learned about character traits. Today, we're going to continue talking about characters, but we're going to compare and contrast characters


Analyze the interactions between characters.

After you’ve looked at each character’s qualities, you can compare and contrast them. This will help you understand the relationship between characters better. How are the characters alike in this story? How are they different? 

Mr. Maxim will walk you through the rest of today's minilesson, but you can see what he'll show you by clicking here

Today's assignment

Read pages 85-87 in Frindle

Answer the compare and contrast questions.

What you'll be graded on

  1. Have you answered the question?
  2. Did you write at least three sentences?
What should my answer look like?

Since it's our first day answering these new and different questions, there's no outstanding answers for you to see today. Do a good job, and I'll post yours here tomorrow!

Need Extra Help?

  • You answer should include all the tips we've talked about it class for making an exemplary answer. Here's those tips

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