Rhetoric & Comp – Tuesday, February 2nd / Thursday, February 4th

WRITE:  Quickwrite #9 – song lyric response “Whatever I Fear” by Toad the Wet Sprocket or “Not Afraid” by Eminem

Whatever I Fear lyrics PDF

Not Afraidl lyrics PDF


  • Cited Commmentary Slides (These guide you through what to look for in this paper. Find them on GClassroom today.)
  • Cited Commentary Example paper – Specifically note the ways sources are integrated into the paper, the way the citations are handled both in-text & on the works cited page, the way the writer adds her own perspective – not just reporting what others say.
  • Cited Commentary Pre-Conference sheet* (locate this in your Dropbox folder – in the Practice Docs folder – in your drafts folder)

*Not required but it can help you make sure this paper does what it is supposed to do.


  • First Memory Book Short – due in Dropbox as assigned no later than Friday, February 5th
  • Cited Commentary & Response – due no later than end of day Sunday, February 7th (in Dropbox & read in Flipgrid – details soon)

UPCOMING: WRITE CLUB information – Watch for an email with your group Flipgrid codes.  And check back Friday for the Flipgrid assignment that will kick off your new group + OFFICE HOURS as usual.

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