* Look over your study guides and vocabulary words
* No new vocabulary today
* Short story quiz - "Priscilla" and "Wise Old Woman"
* Writing prompt - topic sentence practice
* Brainstorm writing prompt
* Thesis statement/claim practice
* Read SSR book for 30 minutes
* Do you think respecting your elders is important?
* Is it unfair that the media portrays the older generation as senile and moronic?
* In our society, do you think respect for authority figures (parents, grandparents, teachers, police officers, etc.) has decreased or weakened?
* Who do you respect and why?