Monday: No School
We explored how punctuation matters and can change the meaning of our writing. Students went to the computer lab and took notes on a PPT introducing "Rationalism." Then students participated in a formative review by determining how a Puritan vs. a Rationalist would respond to various posed situations.
Today students were introduced to Patrick Henry and his "Speech at the Virginia Convention. In teams students raced to complete a puzzle by answering questions about Patrick Henry and his speech.
We continued to work through Henry's speech. Today analyzing for rhetorical devices. Students charted examples of Ethos, Pathos, and Logos from the speech. Tomorrow we will have an open notes test on the speech.
Open notes test on Patrick Henry and his speech.
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