Monday, January 5, 2015

Spring Semester 2015!

TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY
Semester 1 Work Return
-comments about Journal work
-reflection due

Healthy Kids Survey

Review Course Outline
-signatures due MONDAY
-book talk

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Persuasive Writing Foldables
-Recommended Terms: fallacy, citation, signal phrase, direct quotation, paraphrase, counterargument, authentic audience, credibility, bias, causal analysis, etc.
-essay examples
-Business Letter Assignment, due _______________________________
--sample student letters, format
--rubric

HW Identify a local business to which to write a persuasive letter.



NEXT WEEK
Practice Journal Entries, looking at persuasive essays