WITTD - Searching as Strategic Exploration

Announcements

  • Office hours for today 11 to 11:50 and 2 to 3.
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Learning and Activities for the Day

  • Group Introduction Work -- More Presentation Groups Must go!
    • Does the intro sound well-rehearsed and full of critical thinking?
    • Does each member speak with eloquence and confidence?
    • Does the intro help the audience get good understanding of the overall ideas that are going to be conveyed in the presentation?
  • The PowerPoint Template
    • You use this template to fit the purposes of your argument and the needs of your presentation.
    • Alter, modify, revise, rearrange as you see fit. Just be certain to make sound decisions based the demands of this particular rhetorical situation.
    • PowerPoints? are not required, but I strongly recommend that you throw one together.
  • The Sample Presentation -- Cramming Everything In in 5 Minutes is Hard or Why Sarah and Angelina Grimke were such badass women!

Schedule for Grading Presentations on November 15th and 17th

Morning Classes

Section 240 -- November 15th from 8:00 to 10:00 in Prof. Burnett's classroom

Section 241 -- November 17th from 8:00 to 10:00 in Prof. Burnett's classroom

Afternoon Classes

Section 245 -- November 15th from 12:00 to 2:00 in Prof. Burnett's classroom

Section 244 -- November 17th from 12:00 to 2:00 in Prof. Burnett's classroom

Homework

  • Group Presentation Work -- The Group Proposal
  • Group Introduction Work -- More Presentation Groups Must go!
    • Does the intro sound well-rehearsed and full of critical thinking?
    • Does each member speak with eloquence and confidence?
    • Does the intro help the audience get good understanding of the overall ideas that are going to be conveyed in the presentation?