~Intro to slam style "One minute to get rid of it." podcast
~Work on one minute slam.
~Comment on classmate's poetry free verse and slam poems.
~practice WW Fenn piece
Class #2: Complete "One Minute to get rid of it." Post to blog.
~ Memorize first 30 seconds of WW Fenn Piece.
Class #3: present 30 second WW Fenn preview in class (graded assignment).
~Intro to classic poetry
~Intro to essay teams
~Read and study Norton Essay Writing guidelines
~Classic Poetry discussion thread
Blogging: Create a daily blog post each day of the week that gives a rundown of each day--including activities and metacognitions.
Discussion Board: read and comment on two "Classic Poetry" poems. Post all comments in a single entry.