The Plot Thickens!
Today we spent some time looking at plot. Students created a plot diagram for The Adventure of the Speckled Band. Although we are still on the rising action, we had plenty to add today. We will continue to fill out our diagram tomorrow since we will finish our story and find out “Who done it!”
Here are some plot diagram graphic organizers for students to add to their binders:
We then switched to continue with our sentence structure conversation. Today we focused on complex and compound-complex sentences. See the notes below. We finished today with some practice.