Here's the plan...
Tuesday: Bring in list of social issues in The Glass Castle. Select passage that reveals both the child's voice and the adult's voice. Get new memoir for group discussions on Nicenet.
Wednesday: POW 5 due. Discussion of social issues.
Thursday: Bring in childhood picture. Discussion of Kunitz, Hughes and Gregory pieces.
Friday: "The Stranger in the Photo is Me." Memoir assignment.
Due Monday, 10/22: Make a difference day letter. Outline of personal memoir. Continue to read your group memoir. Add to the discussion on Nicenet.