Goals: 1. To prepare to read a text by completing a “SOAPS” analysis and discovering its rhetorical context
2. To practice taking notes on a discussion
Opener: On the line where your opener says “Wednesday,” title it “Sentence Combining Practice” and highlight it.
Instructions: Combine all of the sentences in each set into one, correctly punctuated sentence that retains all of the original meaning while using the fewest words. You may remove words and periods. You should add punctuation, conjunctions, prepositions, and relative pronouns, and regular pronouns. Do as many of the sets as you can.
Terms and Vocabulary: none
Handouts in Class: none (we checked out the book Night)
Work Assigned and Collected: