Day 139 - April 27

1. Learned about Gunston's FOOD FILLED viewing party for the finals of the National Poetry Out Competition. April 29, in the Library at 7 p.m.

2. Analyzed a few news articles:

                                     Army Rules         Starfish             Whales

3. Wrote 1523. Opened a google doc and shared it with the teacher. 1523 is a poem with the following elements: 8 lines, rhymed ABAB CDCD, eight syllables each line, one simile, one metaphor, one onomatopoeia, and a title.

Homework

  • Read at least five minutes and up to an hour a day every day. You are in training.
  • 1523 is due Thursday. Opened a google doc and shared it with the teacher. 1523 is a poem with the following elements: 8 lines, rhymed ABAB CDCD, eight syllables each line, one simile, one metaphor, one onomatopoeia, and a title.