Business Letter Draft
-extensive edit: format, parts, active verbs, transitions, minimal use of 2nd person.
-peer counter claim, pretend you are the recipient of the letter and write a response
--writer, what new arguments did your partner come up with?
-review signal phrases: differentiate between paraphrase and direct quotation
Finish Movie and Review Notes
HW Final Business Letter Due next Monday, Jan 26th; DUE to turnitin.com by 11:59pm AND in hand on TUESDAY for grading.
AND, read chapter 1 for Thursday and write 3-level questions.
-read your independent book, or Hiroshima.
THURSDAY and FRIDAY
Vocabulary List, quiz next week
Review Chapter 1
-3-level Q. discussion
-journalistic style (How do Hersey's choice of adjectives influence the reader's perception of the survivor's experience?)
-begin character chart
Statistics and Visuals
HW Final Draft of Business Letter due Monday to turnitin.com, Tuesday in hand. AND, read chapter 2 for next Thursday, and write 3-level questions.