Book trailers & Indie read. Video: Rapping, Deconstructed – vox.com . Preview: rhetoric of rap paper (where is this going?) a look at Mos Def’s “Mathematics” with annotation and an example paper that deconstructs the rap to show readers how rhetoric works here.
- Paper #1 (quickwrite expansion) will be due in teacher-ready form in class on Friday (some lab time on Thursday for final revisions).
- Think about what rap lyrics (or other text-rich lyrics) you will dissect for the rhetoric of rap paper. Bring those lyrics to class on Friday! *if you choose a non-rap song, you have to get it approved by Mrs. C = )
- New book club after P/T Conferences – week of Oct 22 – 26. Book talks, selection, info & ordering later this week.