Monday, January 23, 2012

Weekly Agenda Jan 24-26

Oratory and Rhetoric


TUESDAY
Return Papers
-log essays into portfolio
-mid-year portfolio review
Review Formats: Journal, Rhet. Box, Glossary Entry, etc.
Define oratory
NO HW


WEDNESDAY
Introduce, Define and Review terms for the Art of Oratory
http://rhetoric,byu/edu/
HW Read and annotate Leith's article


THURSDAY
Sam Leith's FT article "Obama's Oratory"
-print and annotate article
-complete GRP (Guided Reading Response)
HW Via link (see below) choose one of the four speeches, print it out, annotate and complete a Rhetorical Box for it.  You can create the box on the back of the print-out.
BRING TO CLASS TOMORROW:
-one of Obama's Speeches (only choose from the list below), annotated

-bring your literary terms rings

FRIDAY
In groups, choose a graphic organizer that visually organizes the information from your speech on a poster.
Individually, complete glossary entries for all of the rhetorical/oratory terms you identified in the speech.
Presentations MONDAY.
HW McGraw Hill Reader: 
What is the American Dream p304
"The Declaration of Independence" p305
-JOURNAL #1 complete a rhetorical box 
"I have A Dream" p309 answer question Rhetoric #3 for Comparisons #1 (p313)