Thursday, Friday – September 14, 15




  • homework check for the 10 sentences with parallel structure (Ch. 26) – review
  • discussion of the Pro-article
  • go over the essay assignment



  • homework check for #1 – 11 the Con article – discussion
  • read a pro-stance article #3 in under the Assignments heading in the RED TAB – discuss
  • introduction to the essay documents

Tuesday, Wednesday – September 12, 13



  • quick homework check for #1 – 8 (sets of 4)
    • work on the Con-article questions (#1 – 11) during the homework check
  • We will go over the parallelism and discuss the next activity (the 10 sentences that are not parallel) in Ch. 26 doc – this is due Friday, Sept 15
  • Finish the questions for the Con-article – due tomorrow (Thursday, Sept 14)


  • discuss the assignment: the what and the how of it (the document is on the red tab)
  • Intro to parallelism – first part is due tomorrow (document is in the Writing and Grammar tab)
  • review the rhetorical strategies in the two Ted Talks (see docs in the red tab)
  • read an article – do the questions

Monday, September 11



Today is a shortened schedule day:

  • Homework check for the Annotations on the AI Ted Talks assignment- we will discuss this today
  • please play either of the following English Language enrichment games during the homework check:
  • Introduction to other forms of Rhetoric and Parallelism (documents for this are in the Writing and Grammar Tab of the blog)