Rhetoric & Comp – Friday, September 30th

Book Talk & Indie Read w/ clipboard check-in

Quickwrite #14: “59” a love poem about lonely prime numbers by Harry Baker

STUDY: 5 Word Focus: Are you overusing these words? (Check the slide on GClassroom and make changes where needed)

ASSIGNMENT: Submission #1 due in BOTH Dropbox & Flip no later than end of day Sunday 10/2

Multi-Cultural Lit – Friday, September 30th

Book Talk & Indie Read w/ clipboard check-in

NOTES: “How to Overcome Our Biases – Walk Boldly Toward Them” – Verna Myers TED Talk

TO-DO: Choosing NOVEL #3 (prose novels, black authors) check out the slides & GForm on GClassroom and fill out BY Monday 10/3!!

DEADLINE: Writing #2 – Identity Poetry + Reflection due in Dropbox no later than end of day Sunday 10/2 (see assignment on posts earlier this week or at the MULTI-CULTURAL LIT WRITING tab above)

Multi-Cultural Lit – Thursday, September 29th

Book Talk & Indie Read

Quickwrite #16: “Are You Racist? ‘No’ isn’t a good enough answer” by Marlon James (click link below)

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/video/2016/jan/13/marlon-james-are-you-racist-video

WRITE TIME: Get started on writing #2 – poem + reflection (see assignment on yesterday’s post or at the MULTI-CULTURAL LIT WRITING ASSIGN tab above)

DEADLINE: Writing #2 – Identity Poetry + Reflection due in Dropbox no later than end of day Sunday 10/2

Multi-Cultural Lit – Wednesday, September 28th

Book Talk & Indie Read

Quickwrite #15: BIG Book ?s – The Poet X or Solo (if you missed class or need more time find the slides on GClassroom)

DISCUSSION: Novel #2 by group – Use today’s BIG Book ?s to drive your conversation when it stalls.

ASSIGNMENT: Writing #2 – Identity Poetry + Reflection due in Dropbox no later than end of day Sunday 10/2