Sunday, January 4, 2009

Agenda Monday 1/5-Friday 1/9

MON
Freewrite
-Impressions of Travel
Quaker Share
"Why We Travel" by Pico Iyer
Biography
HW Identify Rhetorical Elements and look up allusions and create 3qs

TUES
Review Rhetorical Elements and 3qs
The Travel Lit. Genre
Independent and group practice of Rhetorical Terms
HW Complete 1 practice Rhetorical Term Glossary Entry

WED
"The Humble Comma" by Pico Iyer
Identify Rhetorical Elements
-add terms to rings
Review kinds of multiple choice questions
-create questions (groups/pairs) based on reading
-swap and have other groups take the test
HW Complete 1 Finish adding terms to rings in glossary entry form


THURS
McGraw/Hill p495
"The Language of Discretion" by Amy Tan
Questions
Comp #
1 & 3
Rhet #
1,2, & 3
HW
Amy Tan p502
Write #
#1 in journal (#___)

FRI
Connections between "Why We Travel" and "The Language of Discretion"
Reviewing Rhetorical Elements

NEXT
Reading Film
-aspects of film and how one can "read" a film
Brainstorm examples for each element/aspect
Lost in Translation
"When Worlds Collide" by Pico Iyer
-questions
Final