Rhetoric & Comp – Thursday, November 7th

Indie read & Read aloud “10 Things I’ve Been Meaning to Say to You” by Jason Reynolds. Notes:  commas review – visual patterns for comma use. Study:  rhetorical appeals “it” factor – kairos.  Assign:  choose any one of the six mentor texts from the last two weeks and annotate it using the “questions for rhetorical analysis” block (bring this for continued work tomorrow). Q & A on going “almost” gradeless.

Notes/Slides:   PATHOS, ETHOS, LOGOS


  • Notebooks due Friday 11/8!
  • Next draft:  your own version of “10 Things I’ve Been Meaning to Say to ___________” for WRITE CLUB on Wednesday 11/13


  • Think about what you will book talk right before Thanksgiving break (Nov. 21, 21, 25, & 26)

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