Sunday, September 15, 2013

Weekly Agenda 9.16-9.20

The Grapes of Wrath

MONDAY
Read excerpts from "Americans and the Land" post-it reactions
-Review questions from #6; determine whether or not inductive or deductive is used.

GoW Research Assignment

  • Annotated Bibliography
  • Outline
  • Works Cited
DUE Sept 30th at 11:59p, hard copy due TUESDAY
-review primary and secondary sources
-brainstorm topics for research
HW Decide on a topic and find 2 sources for tomorrow (url okay)

TUESDAY
Source Check
Literary Devices
-Reading Journal Option H: The Glossary Entry
-Review know, introduce new
HW Find 3 more sources; AND, Journal #7: complete a glossary entry on persona (Due Thursday).

WEDNESDAY
Source Check
Elaborate on OUTLINE
-examples
-practice outline numbering (yes, it's a thing)
MORE Devices
HW Journal #7 (see Tuesday)

THURSDAY & FRIDAY
Review #7
Rhetorical Box
-format
-what, how, why
-how does the format move beyond SOAPSTone
Print AD Box
-choose magazine print ad
-brainstorm SOAPSTone
-collect evidence for inside of box (bullets okay)
-draw conclusions for outside of box (complete sentences)
Posters: complete a clean, attractive Rhetorical Box on the magazine ad and present it to the class with you group.
HW DUE MONDAY, Journal #8: Find a picture or visual source for your Research Topic and complete a rhetorical box on it.  AND, draft your annotations (for TUESDAY).

Skipped
Woody Guthrie's "Tom Joad"

Next Few Weeks
Bennett
Conventions of Argumentation: Toulmin
Logical Fallacies
AP Synthesis
The Crucible