Monday, October 17, 2011
Vocabulary quiz over words from Ragged Dick, chapters 1-11
Turn in TWR packets for chapters 2-10; stamp chapters 11 and 12
Introduce Rhetorical Historical Research Paper and step one: Research Proposal
HW: Read chapters 13 and 14 of Ragged Dick and answer the following for your Thinking While Reading assignment: Who is Micky Maguire and why does he dislike Dick? Do you think he is jealous of Dick, do you think he likes to put other people down for fun, or to make himself feel better or more powerful? Why do some people become bullies? Why do some people from tough backgrounds become bullies while others become leaders or helpers?
Reserve topics for Rhetorical Historical research paper this Thursday, 10/20. Research proposals due Monday, 10/24.