“What is Argumentation” (skim and take notes) 529-554
“The Declaration of Independence,” Thomas Jefferson 557-562
“Letter from Birmingham Jail,” Martin Luther King Jr. 570-584
*Choose one of the issues in Patterns and read two of the essays under the issue you have chosen for two additional response assignments.
1. Weekly Notebook
a. Classroom/Patterns notes
b. Daily writing
c. Response Journal: No summary, for all Patterns essays, focus on “what is said and how it is said,”one page or more.
d. Question Journal: Answer one question of your choice under Comprehension, Purpose and Audience, Style and Structure, and Vocabulary Projects for one essay per week(4 items in all).
2. Essay #10: Argumentation
Essay #11: Synthesis (based on issue essays in argumentation section)
3. AP Test practice: Argumentation
4. Peer editing/ Prewriting for Essay # 9 and Essay #10
5. In-class writing exercises
6. Logical fallacies