day 39: Lost stars Quiz #10, Fanfiction opening paragraph edit, and episode IX writer's Notebook (May 8)
Today we took our last quiz for Lost Stars and turned in our books. We wrote a writer's notebook about what we want to happen in Episode IX and we read each other's opening fanfiction paragraphs and edited them. Next time will be a work day to write our fanfiction drafts.
day 38: Lost Stars Quiz #9, Finishing the Science fiction literature bingo sheet, and Writer's Notebook #9 (May 6)
Today we took Lost Stars Quiz #9, finished our discussion of science fiction literature, and wrote about our thoughts on The Last Jedi. We turned in the science fiction literature bingo sheet and finish reading Lost Stars next class period. We haven't written our fanfiction stories yet; we'll start those next time as well.
day 37: lost stars quiz #8, dystopian science fiction, and rey's origins article annotations (May 2)
Today we took Quiz #8, discussed dystopian science fiction, and annotated two separate articles about Rey in Episode 7.
Today we discussed the 7th set of reading for Star Wars: Lost Stars. We discussed Starkiller Base and then wrote our opening paragraphs for our fanfictions.
Today we took Lost Stars Quiz #6 and discussed the reading. Then we read an example fanfiction and discussed what it adds and explains in the Star Wars Universe. To end class, I gave the class time to finish their writer's notebook brainstorm of ideas for their fanfiction while we watched more fanfiction clips.
Today we took Lost Stars Quiz #5 and discussed the reading. We watched more fanfiction clips and turned in our Comic Con collage and notes. Then we did Writer's Notebook #8, which was a brainstorm of ideas for our fanfiction stories.
Today we took Quiz #4 for Lost Stars and discussed the reading. We discussed Star Wars Comics and then we watched more fanfiction clips and analyzed what they add to the Star Wars universe.
Today we took Quiz #3 for Lost Star and discussed the final project for this unit, a Star Wars fanfiction story. We turned in Writer's Notebook #6, which was a brainstorm of ideas for our stories and we started watching a few fanfiction clips.
Today we took Quiz #2 and watched the Star Wars Episode IX trailer. Then we finished the historical background assignment and graded it. You will need to watch the following clips to finish the assignment:
Today we took Quiz #1 of Lost Stars and began discussing the story. We watched two videos that explained the historical background of the Star Wars universe and filled out a cloze handout. Then we watched the Episode IX panel from Star Wars celebration in anticipation of the trailer.
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