Monday, January 16, 2017

Weekly Agenda 1.17-1.20

Oratory, Argument, and the Art of Rhetoric


TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY (Ind. Book Talk)
#1: Review MLK “Letter from ...Jail”  
-answer questions


Literary Terms: Features of Repetition-notes


Review W-H-Y glossary entry format


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Learned Hand “ I am an American…”
-#2a GRP
-2b-glossary entry on a repetition device
HW due FRIDAY, 2a-b

JFK-”Inaugural Address”  1961
-3a Terms Handout
3b- Glossary Entry on your choice
HW due MONDAY, 3a-b


NEXT
Review JFK


Read LBJs “Address to the Nation” 1968
-DIDLS marginalia

HW Journal  #4a: Read Jefferson’s “Declaration of Independence” and answer questions: and review fallacy terms for quiz.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Welcome Back! Weekly Agenda 1.10-1.13


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Oratory, Argument, and the Art of Rhetoric


TUESDAY
Semester Refection


WEDNESDAY
-return reading journal
--setup table of contents
-Course Outline Review
HW BRING Lang and Comp for Thursday




THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Types of Sentences
-periodic, "MLK;" cumulative, balance, parallel


LANG. & COMP.: MLK Speech
pp280-294
-revisit DIDLS/SOAPS
--annotate with these techniques
-revisit HOW--> WHAT-->WHY
--graphic organizer


HW Reading Journal Entry #1a: read through MLK "Letter from a Birmingham Jail;" AND, complete a GRP/graphic organizer, for TUESDAY.



JOURNAL #1b: Answer  Discussion #3, Rhetoric #2,3,6, 7, 10; and, Writing #4; identify devices (antithesis, analogy, balance, etc) and summarize his argument.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Weekly Agenda 12.12-12,16; 12.19

T H E   C R U C I B L E

MONDAY
Finish “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God”
-fallacies, devices, connections
Cont’ Review of ACT 2
-language and meaning/characterization
HW Make sure you have read the entire play for WEDNESDAY

TUESDAY
Digital Presentation Work DAY

WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Review Acts 2-3
-role of the court
--fallacies in argument against “witches”

HW Journals due Friday

FRIDAY
Quaker Share #9
Seminar Questions
-group preparation for Socratic Seminar
Fish Bowl Seminar (Inside/Outside) Circles
-graded discussion

MONDAY, AM FINAL
1st period-Digital Work Day