7-710pm: Settle in, how are you? What’s new? Have you been writing for YOU?
7:10-7:35pm: Pieces we read… your reactions/SUPPORTED OPINIONS.
7:35-8pm: If you had to characterize or identify Sedaris as anything, what would it be?
For example, “Sedaris is ___________.”
That is a position. That is a thesis, stemming from an opinion.
8-8:20pm: Let’s practice supporting these opinions now….. Please post and share some evidence/quotes from Sedaris’ essays to support your opinions. Please engage each other, ask each other questions, support each other’s arguments!
8:20-8:40pm: OPEN MIC!!!!!!!! What have you been writing for YOU?? Please post and share and react to each other….
ASSIGNMENT: Please have Diabetes With Owls finished by 9/23/20. Start developing an opinion on the book, and Sedaris. This will be the prompt for your first longer essay. Don’t worry about the essay right now… just start developing an opinion. Text me with any questions.