Planning Your Week
T 4/19: Your Modest Proposal pitch session
Th 4/21: YMP peer edit
F 4/22: Timed write (Open Argument)
M: 4/25 YMP final draft due
Monday, April 18
1.Consider satirical process essays. Revisit A Modest Proposal p. 745, How to Escape from a Bad Date p. 291, Get it Right: Privatize Executions p. 299, The Embalming of Mr. Jones p. 304, Rules by which a Great Empire may be Reduced to a Small One by Franklin.
a.Delineate the steps of the process in each essay.
b.What else do these texts have in common?
c.How does the author make a process essay work as a satire?
2.Your Modest Proposal Assignment--write your pitch/outline
Tuesday, April 19
Wednesday, April 20
Thursday, April 21
1.Your Modest Proposal peer edit.
2.Review Satire MC
4.Intro college essay assignment
Friday, April 22
1. Timed write
2. Peer editing checkilist
Mrs. Walter has been teaching AP Lang and Comp and AP Lit and Comp since 2004. She invites you to marvel at the beauty of language.