Ms. Courtney's Classroom 2018/2019 

       Welcome to Writing!

                                  This year we will work hard to improve our writing!! smiley

OBJECTIVES: 

  • Write regularly, for different types of assignments and audiences.
  • Use technology to create, edit and publish writing.
  • Develop and strengthen writing by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
  • Produce clear, precise and appropriate writing with development, organization, and style appropriate to the assignment and the audience. 

MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES

Howard Gardner developed a theory that says there are multiple types of human intelligence, each demonstrating different ways of processing information. They are...

  • Verbal linguistic intelligence: good with words and language
  • Logical-Mathematical: good at logic and numbers
  • Musical-understands rhythm, pitch, tone
  • Bodily-Kinesthetic-good at body movements (athletic)
  • Spatial-Visual- can visualize objects and images and their dimensions
  • Interpersonal-gets along with other people (charismatic, charming)
  • Intrapersonal- has a well-developed sense of self (confident)
  • Naturalistic- strong attraction ot animals/plants and the environment

Take the quiz and find out about your multiple intelligences! heart

http://www.edutopia.org/multiple-intelligences-assessment

WHAT'S YOUR LEARNING STYLE?

Take the quiz to find your learning style. Follow the link.......

http://www.ldpride.net/learning-style-test.html

WEEK 1

6 traits of writing