November 6: A Day

Students had a final day to work on revising their memoirs, including replacing 10% of their “to be” verbs with strong verbs and revising 2 beginnings and 1 ending of their chapters.

HW: Finish revising memoir by Friday. Print your final out, staple it, and turn it into the box Friday morning. Bring all of your drafts to class on Friday, including your To Do List, your individual scenes, your symbolism planning, and your memoir planning.

Finish reading your memoir book (Caged Bird, Color of Water, Black Boy, Bad Boy) by Friday.