8/7-8/11 Academic Writing Notes - quiz on Friday, 8/11. Tuesday - for homework read & annotate passage from BLM. Wednesday - Friday - group preparation for discussion of BLM. Academic Writing Notes Quiz on Monday, August 14
8/14-8/18 Monday & Tuesday - Orwell's "Politics and the English Language" and BLM Thesis Statements Wednesday - Present thesis statements and begin "The Boxman" by Barbara Lazear Ascher Thursday & Friday - Discussion of "The Boxman" BLM Quiz on Monday, 8/21.
8/21-8/25 Gloria Naylor and Rosa del Castillo Guilbault essay. Nancy Mairs Essay. 1999 Prompt - Okefenokee Prompt Writer's Workshop
8/28-9/1 Galapagos Island Prompt Momaday/Brown Prompt Practice TW TW #1 - Tuesday, September 5
9/5-9/8 Tuesday - TW Audubon and Dillard Wednesday - TW debrief Thursday - Notes on persuasion Friday - MLK Letter from Birmingham Jail
9/11-9/15 Monday - Finish MLK letter and Bush's 9/11 speech Tuesday - Begin Education Unit Wednesday - Friday - Francine Prose I Know Why the Caged Bird Cannot Read
9/18-9/22 A Talk to Teachers - James Baldwin Mini-Debates Round 1