Follow the same instructions
American Values and Beliefs: Define what you think to be a widely held American value, and then discuss the implications of holding (or not holding) this value. You will be randomly selected to present on this day.
Due Nov. 8/Nov. 9
Read "Two Ways to Belong in America" on page 272
Write a precis and an analysis chart answering the following question:
How does the author convey her message?
Sign up to noredink.com and complete the diagnostic by Sunday at 11:59 pm.
Print out the pdf. that is below and answer the questions at the end. Thank you for Arguing provided you with some fallacies, and here are the ones that we will be working with in class.
Read and annotate
"Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions"
pg. 358- 50 Essays Book
How does Stanton use rhetorical strategies to convey her message?
A hook followed by a precis
Focus on the function that the strategies serve towards the message and what she wants from the audience as a result. Remember that you are not the audience, so there should not be a "we" or "our"
We will continue working on your own Declaration next week, so don't worry about finishing it yet. Focus on the Abstract Topics and this instead.
Complete pages 24-41 from your PSAT workbook that you received last class. If you were absent, come and see me to get your booklet.
Remember to make a start next to questions that you are not really sure about. If you need to refresh your grammatical memory, feel free to use resources like the Internet to clarify any rules.