2/18/13 Class Structure/Homework/Notes

Class Structure

  • Claim and Counterclaim activity
  • Narrative Features (“Me Talk Pretty One Day”)
  • Reclaiming the Personal Narrative Video
  • Ongoing Comment Logs

Group Activity 1: Write your primary claim from your personal persuasive paper on a sheet of paper. It should be condensed to one to two sentences in length. Swap papers with a peer. Write the first counterclaims that come to mind regarding your peer’s assertion. Discuss briefly.

Corporate Activity 1: Discuss the narrative features of “Me Talk Pretty One Day”

Corporate Activity 2: Reclaiming the personal narrative video.

Homework Due: Rhetorical précis for “Me Talk Pretty One Day” or “Into the Electronic Millennium”

Homework Assigned: Email first draft of personal persuasive to melkins@csustan.edu, and print two copies to bring to class for the workshop Wednesday. One page minimum on first draft.  Any missed blog posts can be completed for partial credit until Friday.

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