Monday- Geography of Bliss flyer This was our summer reading. You will have journals due on FRIDAY. Transcipt check. 25 Things activity. HW: bring Geography of Bliss with you every day, starting tomorrow. Work on journals, if needed.
Tuesday- Turn in 25 Things. Transcript check.Search for Happiness. HW: work on journals if needed and complete Search for Happiness.
Wednesday- Media Center- Electronic business: Remind account/Plagiarism contract/vocab.com/NewsELA/GoogleDrive, etc. HW: work on journals if needed and Search for Happiness.
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Thursday- Syllabus and classroom info/expectations. 25 Things Game! HW: make sure journals are in final form and ready to turn in tomorrow.
Friday- Journals Due. Group Discussion on Search for Happiness.
Monday- Transcript check; Welcome on blog; What is this class? ; 25 things activity. HW: be prepared to discuss “Foreward” and “Introduction” from Best American Essays (bring Soapstone chart) tomorrow. Bring back your 25 Things sheet.
Tuesday- transcripts if needed; Syllabus:AP Lang 12 Fall 2015 ; discuss Intro/Foreward. Turn in 25 Things. HW: be prepared to discuss “This Old Man” and “Charade” from BAE.
Wednesday- Group discuss “This Old Man” and “Charade”.;
25 things GTKY activity. HW: prepare to discuss “Message…21st Century” tomorrow.
Thursday- 25 Things GTKY activity. Discuss “Message”;
What is Rhetoric? Audience exercise. HW: finish audience activity if needed–bring Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth for Socratic Seminar prep work tomorrow.
Socratic Seminar Prep Work. HW: continue annotating and preparing for what you want to discuss in Socratic Seminar on Monday. That stuff got moved due to senior meeting!
2nd period: we are having our senior meeting during class so you are going to have to do some class on your own.
What is rhetoric Redo these notes in your own notebook. I will give you explanations later. I’m sorry it looks like psycho writing. It’s mine. What can I say?
If your last name begins with A-L do #1 below.
- Topic: Write a paragraph explaining why you were out after midnight.
Audience #1: Parents
Audience #2: Best friend
Audience #3: The arresting officer
Audience #4: Younger sibling
If your last name is M-Z, do this one.
- Topic: Write a paragraph describing a party you attended Saturday night.
Audience #1: Your parents
Audience #2: Someone you have a crush on
Audience #3: Best friend
Audience #4: Parents of the host
2nd per link
4th period link
HW: Bring Geeks Shall Inherit on Monday to prep for Socratic Seminar.