Archive for November 1st, 2017:

World Lit: The Counterargument Assignment!

Welcome! For the next three days you will be working on The Counterargument Assignment, which is your second (and final) Embedded Assessment for this unit. Standard: ELAGSE9-10W1 Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence. Introduce precise claim(s), distinguish the claim(s) from alternate

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American Lit: The Power of Rhetoric

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RI6 Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text in which the rhetoric is particularly effective, analyzing how style and content contribute to the power, persuasiveness, or beauty of the text. Learning Target: I can analyze the structure and use of rhetorical devices in an argumentative text. Opening Session: Let’s review what you did

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