Category: Rhetoric & Comp. 101

Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, December 17th

Read aloud Happy Dreamer by Peter H. Reynolds & Indie read.

Scores still outstanding:

  • fall portfolio
  • notebooks
  • revision points (if you conferenced after revising)

FINALS:  Everyone does a portfolio & Everyone reports for the finals period (where we will celebrate our reading)

  • 2nd hour:  Tuesday 12/18 10:10am
  • 5th hour: Wednesday 12/19 1:10pm
  • 7th hour:  Thursday 12/10 10:10am

Rhetoric & Comp – Friday, December 14th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Time for portfolio work.  Portfolio checksheet.  Textbook turn-in.

Deadlines:

  • Fall Portfolio due in Dropbox by end of Sunday 12/16 (includes all papers w/ abstracts & intro letter)

Upcoming:  next week – celebration of reading at the final exam (yes, you have to attend the finals period).

FINALS:  Everyone does a portfolio & Everyone reports for the finals period.

  • 2nd hour:  Tuesday 12/18 10:10am
  • 5th hour: Wednesday 12/19 1:10pm
  • 7th hour:  Thursday 12/10 10:10am

Rhetoric & Comp – Thursday, December 13th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Time for portfolio work.  Collected Notebooks (you’ll get them back at the finals day)

Deadlines:

  • Fall Portfolio due in Dropbox by end of Sunday 12/16 (includes all papers w/ abstracts & intro letter)
  • student book talks – NOW thru Dec. 14th
  • quotable mention – see due dates (by alphabet) on the QM page above  (next date Dec. 14 for last names P – Z)  That’s TOMORROW!

Upcoming:  lab time in class 12/14, next week – celebration of reading at the final exam (yes, you have to attend the finals period).

*Textbook turn in on Friday 12/14.

Rhetoric & Comp – Wednesday, December 12th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Notebook:  reading & writing surveys.  Time for portfolio work.

Deadlines:

  • Final notebook collection Thursday 12/13 in class
  • Fall Portfolio due in Dropbox by end of Sunday 12/16 (includes all papers w/ abstracts & intro letter)
  • student book talks – NOW thru Dec. 14th
  • quotable mention – see due dates (by alphabet) on the QM page above  (next date Dec. 14 for last names P – Z)

Upcoming:  lab time in class 12/13 & 14, next week – celebration of reading at the final exam (yes, you have to attend the finals period).

*Textbook turn in on Friday 12/14.

Rhetoric & Comp – Tuesday, December 11th

Student book talk & Indie read.  RLaW re-eval: “Ambush” by Tim O’Brien.

Deadlines:

  • Final notebook collection Thursday 12/13 in class
  • Fall Portfolio due in Dropbox by end of Sunday 12/16 (includes all papers w/ abstracts & intro letter)
  • student book talks – NOW thru Dec. 14th
  • quotable mention – see due dates (by alphabet) on the QM page above  (next date Dec. 14 for last names P – Z)

Upcoming:  surveys on Wednesday, lab time in class 12/12 – 14

*Textbook turn in on Friday 12/14.

Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, December 10th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Quickwrite #28: Sandy Hook PSA Video  Fall Portfolio info & overview.  FALL PORTFOLIO SUBMISSION #4  December (last) Notebook checklist.

Deadlines:

  • Final notebook collection Thursday 12/13 in class
  • Fall Portfolio due in Dropbox by end of Sunday 12/16 (includes all papers w/ abstracts & intro letter)
  • student book talks – NOW thru Dec. 14th
  • quotable mention – see due dates (by alphabet) on the QM page above  (next date Dec. 14 for last names P – Z)

Upcoming:  RLaW re-eval tomorrow, surveys on Wednesday, lab time in class 12/12 – 14.

Rhetoric & Comp – Friday, December 7th

Student book talk & Indie read.  RLaW practice with a partner – “Do the Math” by Penny Kittle.  Next week we will re-evaluate your RLaW skills (looking for growth).

Deadlines:

  • student book talks – NOW thru Dec. 14th
  • quotable mention – see due dates (by alphabet) on the QM page above  (next date Dec. 14 for last names P – Z)

Upcoming:  End of semester portfolios – info top of next week!

 

Rhetoric & Comp – Wednesday, December 5th

Student book talk & Indie read.  Quick review: punctuation < > { } Shut Up & Write.

Deadlines:

  • draft of a paper for Thursday WRITE CLUB 12/6 – balance QW to MB 3:2 or 2:3 (If you don’t do this, you will end up writing an additional paper 😯)
  • student book talks – NOW thru Dec. 14th
  • quotable mention – see due dates (by alphabet) on the QM page above  (next date Dec. 14 for last names P – Z)

Upcoming:  End of semester portfolios – info top of next week!