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Annemarie Barwich

Writing & Rhetoric Book 5
Focus: Squanto (page 240)

In preparation for Wednesday, April 21st Schole Support class:
 Bring Writing & Rhetoric Book 5, pencil, and eraser to Zoom Class.
 Practice reading your Pocahontas Essay.
 Be prepared to read Paragraph #3 of your essay to our class – we look forward to hearing what you chose to confirm or refute!
 When your Pocahontas essay is finished – please email it to Ms. Annemarie.

Wednesday class W&R 5/6: online Zoom 2:30 to 3:20pm
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83052887417?pwd=c1VFaWsrVTdEcVFqa0NGTXNEd0FBdz09
Meeting ID: 830 5288 7417
Passcode: 660940

Enrichment:
Consider reading the story of Squanto in this short book.
Squanto, Friend of the Pilgrims
https://www.amazon.ca/Squanto-Friend-Pilgrims-Clyde-Robert/dp/0590440551/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=squanto+friend+of+the&qid=1618611012&sr=8-1

To work over two weeks and be completed by our next zoom class -Wednesday, May 3rd:
 Choose either a confirmation or refutation argument based on Squanto.
 Read the story at least two times. Practice contemplation: what do you notice? Ask yourself the questions of confirmations – what is probable? What is proper? What is believable? What is clear? Ask the same questions for the perspective of a refutation.
 Choose which position you would like to “argue” – will it be a confirmation? Or a refutation?
 Narrate the story to someone. Tell the story back with confidence and a good speaking voice – practice elocution!
 Write paragraph #1 and #3 for the story on Squanto.
 Edit using the checklist.
 Practice reading your Squanto paragraphs and come prepared to read them at our next class in May.
 You do not have to submit them for marking – I look forward to hearing them.

http://www.calgaryclassicalschole.ca/wp-content/uploads/gravity_forms/1-3e0c424b174623071e187e08ff5fe3d4/2021/02/WR-BOOK-5-Suggested-Timeline-for-completing-lessons.pdf

 Complete the checklist for Refutation or Confirmation.
http://www.calgaryclassicalschole.ca/wp-content/uploads/gravity_forms/1-3e0c424b174623071e187e08ff5fe3d4/2021/01/Confirmation-Rubric-student-checklist.pdf

ASSIGNMENT FOR APRIL SUBMISSION:
 Refutation or Confirmation essay on Pocahontas
Due before the end of April.