Sunday, January 11, 2015

Weekly Agenda 1.12-1.16

Persuasive Business Letter

MONDAY and TUESDAY
Write a short explanation of why you chose your local business.  What is your complaint with them?  What recommendations might you make to them?  What problems will they have with your complaint/recommendation?

Continue Foldables
-review fallacies--share examples
-letter format
--essential organizational elements/persuasive terms
-sample letters
HW 
DRAFT DUE NEXT TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY
SSR (teacher provided)
#1

THURSDAY and FRIDAY
Peter Jenning's documentary: "Why We Dropped the Bomb"
-copious notes!
Begin Reading Chapter 1
-character chart
HW Letter Draft due TUESDAY; AND, finish reading Chapter 1 and write 3-level questions.

NEXT
Write a call to action and counterargument
Discuss HIROSHIMA
-statistics and images for consideration