Rhetoric & Comp – Thursday, September 24th

BEFORE class – sign into the padlet board and post a new reading post-it.  Include what you are reading, the page # of your progress & the date 9/24.  Start doing this each class day as a check-in.

Quickwrite #8:  5 Things You Can Do to Improve Your ___________________

WRITE CLUBS who didn’t meet on Tuesday will stay and work through the college app essay in small groups.

TO DO:  Read How to Email Your Professor without Being Annoying AF

QUICK ASSIGNMENT:  Write Mrs. C a “professional” email in the style recommended by the article we read.  In the subject line, type I CAN WRITE AN EMAIL.


  • Don’t forget to send Mrs. C your self-addressed “envelope”
  • Take a closer look at your college app essay and make initial revisions anytime between Friday 9/25 and end of day Sunday 9/27.

EXTRA:  Read How to Conquer the College Admissions Essay (from The New York Times) for additional tips on how to make this paper remarkable.

UPCOMING:  An on-demand time audit activity & office hours on Friday & next week – a look at revision &  definitions for rhetoric.

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