JOURNAL TOPIC: [today's tunes: "The Logical Song" by Supertramp; "Argument" by Monty Python; "Think" by James Brown]
Why do people argue? What factors should determine who wins an argument? Describe a time when you won or lost an argument. Did the experience change your mind? What would have?
2. Vocabulary review
3. Socratic seminar: "The Right to Your Opinion" (featuring an introduction to rhetoric & Earth on Turtle's Back)
1. Recover: get your blog together and complete assignment #1.
2. Reflect: post your notes from today's Socratic seminar to your blog.
3. Prepare: for the vocabulary test, >15 minutes each night.