- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.