|Nov. 16 Mon||
Huck Finn Chapters 13-24 due with envelope quotes (three per envelope)
|Nov. 17 Tues||
Toulmin work; discussion of satire in Huck Finn
|Nov. 18 Wed||
|Nov. 19 Thurs||
|Nov. 20 Fri||
Weekly reflection (on concussions) due; argumentative prompts due
This nine weeks we will be writing weekly arguments based from Articles of the Week. Each Friday, students will be given an article to read, annotate, and then write an argumentative response to the article. Arguments must be one page typed or two pages written.
This nine weeks we will be working on the writing an argumentative essay. We will begin each class with a prompt and students will be making a pro/con chart. These prompts will be due each week.
We will begin The Adventures of Huck Finn. Each student has been given two envelopes and he/she is responsible for finding quotes for the assigned topics. We will be using these quotes for the next four weeks while when we discuss Huck Finn on Mondays.