Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Welcome Back 1.6-1.8

Oratory, Argument, and the Art of Rhetoric

WEDNESDAY 1.6
Reflecting on last semester
-return reading journal
--setup table of contents
-semester reflection handout
--complete for grade

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Types of Sentences
-periodic, "MLK;" cumulative, balance, parallel

Excerpt from MLK Speech
-revisit DIDLS/SOAPS
--annotate with these techniques
-revisit HOW--> WHAT-->WHY
--graphic organizer

HW Reading Journal Entry #1a: read through MLK "Letter from a Birmingham Jail;" AND, complete a graphic organizer with a selected portion of the letter.

LINK to e-text: "Letter from Birmingham City Jail"
OR, I inserted images (below) of the anthology with the questions.  So sorry it isn't easy to make out with so much marginalia.  There are also several e-texts online with a simple title search.  Please finish #1b for MONDAY.

JOURNAL #1b: Answer  Discussion #3, Rhetoric #2,3,6,7, and, Writing #2; identify devices (antithesis, analogy, balance, etc) and summarize his argument.
















Renee H. Shea, Lawrence Scanlon, Robin Dissin Aufses