English Assignment for Jan. 8, 2013

In the McDougal Littell American Literature Textbook:

  • Read Patrick Henry’s Speech in the Virginia Convention on page 226-230
    • Create a Technique Chart as described on page 225 and fill it out as you read
  • Answer Rhetorical Device questions A-G found in the margins of the speech
  • Complete “After Reading” questions 1-9 on page 231
  • Everything is due Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013
    • Be prepared to hand in your assignments at the beginning of the hour
    • Be prepared to discuss the speech, persuasive techniques and the answers to the questions