Monday, February 11, 2013

Weekly Agenda 2.11-2.15

Billy Budd, Sailor

MONDAY
Review Film
Record Thesis on Post-it
HW Thesis and Outline: loosely commit to where you will need to find evidence for your thesis.

TUESDAY
Book Check
Review Chapters 24-30
-Vere's Speech
-ending
Groups
-thesis feedback
Outlining recommendations
HW Full Outline due tomorrow, typed.

WEDNESDAY
VOcab QUiz
Outline
-peer feedback
HW Review Qs 16-30 due Friday.  Roughdraft #1 due tomorrow, typed.

THURSDAY
Peer Editing:
Improving Style
-Signal Phrases
--context, credentials, authority
--good verbs
-Sentences
--hyperbole
--punctuation
--repetition
--parallelism/balance
--rhetorical questions
HW Roughdraft #2 due tomorrow, at least 3 paragraphs, typed.

FRIDAY
Journal #7: EAP Timed Writing Practice on Death Penalty prompt
HW Roughdraft #3 due Tuesday, Read Around.
EXTENSION-->Final Essay due Thursday, FEB 21st, to turnitin.com by 11:59pm.  Although papers will not be graded until after grading period 1, a "z" will be recorded if essay are not turned in on time.