Lesson Plans
College Academic Writing 4th Q 15.16 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/11/2016 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics

Juniors Testing

Faculty meeting--no class: workshop

Reasoned Argument--review text reading: the basic features, purpose/audience; review Statsky and his organizational pattern based on the questions from Thursday;

review "Grounds for Argument" website activities

another perspective: a cluster;

types of theses--of opinion, of policy, of evaluation, of cause, of interpretation; discuss; types of evidence: discuss: examples, statistics, authorities, anecdotes, textual, read 659-671; read 275-280 top: what sort of thesis does Estrada use (l), what are his warrants (l), what sort of types of evidence does he use (l), due Monday

Review pronoun reference exercises

Misplaced/dangling modifiers--review phrases/modifying phrases; definitions, examples, exercises: 24, 26 in class, 185, 186, 188, 189, due Monday

review reading: types of arguable assertions, discuss; Estrada's thesis, warrants, types of support/evidence