Sunday, September 22, 2013

Weekly Agenda 9.23-9.27

Make sure you have your nonfiction book this week.

MONDAY
Share Group Boxes
Share Journal #8

Research
Source Check
Outline Drafting
-questions
HW For WEDNESDAY, Bring in Draft of outline for Peer Editing/Teacher Review; AND, bring in nonfiction book. (credit)


TUESDAY
Bridging from The Grapes of Wrath to The Crucible
-historical precedent for each novel
--1930s/1950s: what do they have in common; what is the role of government; how might one have led to the other in terms of laws that oppress; both are post-war, the effects?; HUAC and the argument it makes against Americans.

Arthur Miller background
GET BOOKS

WEDNESDAY
Turn in outline drafts for Teacher Review
Swap (optional) for Peer Response

SSR-->Read Nonfiction book
-sign up
HW Journal #9In McGraw Hill: Read W.J. Bennett's "What Really Ails America:" pp443, answer Comp #2,3; Rhetoric #6; Write 1. DUE TOMORROW.
AND, Works Cited due FRIDAY

THURSDAY
Review Bennett Piece
Lit. Rings: pathos/ethos/logos; fallacy; syllogism; enthymeme; Toulmin
Conventions of Argumentation

LOGICAL FALLACIES

  • appeals to Emotion
  • appeals to Logic
  • appeals to Ethics

HW Works Cited; AND, one glossary entry on your lit. ring card.

FRIDAY
Continue Fallacies
Toulmin Method
-claim, data/reasons, warrant
-rebuttal and counterargument
How is the Toulmin Method applicable to every day situations?
 PAIR WORK: Design your own cartoon that depicts a logical fallacy.  See templates.  Gallery Walk.

NEXT
Journal Check 
-calibrate
Letter to Bennett
-outline/draft
Vocabulary
Salem Village