WEEKLY WRITING PROCESS

As eighth grade students prepare for the March Writing SOL and the rigorous requirements of High School, writing is a major focus of Language Arts. Students will engage in a weekly process of drafting, editing, revising, and publishing writing to hone their skills. 


Monday:
Writing prompt explained
In-class writing time. 
Work on writing at home until you have one completed page.

Tuesday: 
Work on writing at home until you have one completed page.

Wednesday:
Arrive in class with one page of writing
Participate in peer-editing for specific skills

Thursday:
In-class revising time
Work on revision at home until it is complete and ready to turn in

Friday:
Arrive to class with revised final
Teacher randomly selects student work and reads aloud




Link to  Supply List 2019-2020.