Today, students responded to OGT # 10:
Which of these sentences should be edited to correct an error?
- A. Our neighbors in the next block had power, but we had none.
- B. The storm knocked down electrical lines, and we lost our power.
- C. The storm knocked down electrical lines; therefore, we lost our power.
- D. We had no power, however our neighbors in the next block never lost theirs.
Then, we participated in a “characterization discussion.” We reviewed the Characterization PowerPoint as a class and discussed the five basic ways to discuss characters in life and in stories. We used the Characterization Worksheet to characterize each person in the PowerPoint.