Try this! If you would like and you have a shared favorite place, you can do this with a partner; alternatively, you can do it on your own, so instead, write 30 lines, and then narrow it down to your favorite 24--play with the word order and think about why it matters.
Exit Task: Each of you should have the final 24-line poem in your anthology. Share with another pair if time.
Objective: I can understand the connections between Lord of the Rings and Beowulf. Agenda:
Entry Task: Have out slideshow rough draft
Continue Fellowship of the Ring
What are the values of the culture (hobbit, elves, man, dwarf) of the character
Exit Task: Make sure you have started your rough draft, it will be checked off tomorrow!