Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Weekly Agenda Nov 28-Dec 2

BILLY BUDD, SAILOR


MONDAY
Turn in Journals (for real!)
Check Chapters 10-15, 16-19
-self-grade
Review BB Questions CH. 1-15
Begin 2 corner debate t-graph
-pros and cons of capital punishment
-organize, identify pathos, logos, ethos

TUESDAY
Review Argumentation terms and structure
2-Corner Debate
HW READ; Vocab Quiz Friday on 10-19

WEDNESDAY
Book Check, chapters 20-23
-review
JOURNAL # ____
Thomas Paine excerpt
-rhetorical box
HW Finish box

THURSDAY
JOURNAL #____
Record the persuasive elements of Vere's speech, Ch 21, pp96-99:
1.  When does he shift styles (change in tone), or how does he adjust his speech for his audience?
2.  Identify and outline Vere's thesis, supporting evidence and conclusion.
3.  What is his most persuasive point and why?
4.  Are you convinced by the end of his speech?  What decision would you make and why?
5.  Do his words match his name?
HW Finish Questions


FRIDAY
Argument Essay Packet
-introduction to the assignment
Synthesis Papers back
-portfolio review
HW Finish reading BB