learning goal: what is one writing lesson, small or large, I can take away from model responses by last year’s seniors? (use one of the content writing rubric’s criteria to categorize your answer)

introduce “content writing rubric,” which has five instead of three criteria

preview student model responses to first 700 lines of Beowulf (on Raw Materials page of this blog)

by halfway through class, submit a complete draft of your Beowulf essay

during second half, receive feedback from classmate and begin revising accordingly


revised draft due Friday