20 minutes of Writers' Workshop: drafts are due for a grade by Friday midnight.
Discussed SOAPS observations, and supporting passages from the speech.
Distributed handout on Tone.
Groups began reviewing the 9/11 speech and discussing tone and the passages which establish it.
Assigned homework for Friday: Read and annotate Jamaica Kincaid's essay, "The Ugly Tourist" and complete a SOAPStone organizer on the essay.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30: Word Power 3&4 and Introduction to Rhetoric vocabulary Quiz.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30: Rough draft of the Common App/memoir essay due for a grade from Ms. Bishop.