1. Opener (10 min.): Persuasive free-write; follow the instructions on the website, and be aware that others can read your post.
2. Handouts in class: None
3. To be on track to finish this essay, you should have an OUTLINE finished by today. This means you have the main points you are going to address in your body paragraphs typed up, and in the order they will appear. You should also have a draft of your thesis.
1. Write your thesis after you have all your main points set -- your thesis is a summary and synthesis of the things you say in your essay.
2. Please read Chapter 1 of Their Eyes Were Watching God by next week.