First, let’s practice some close reading by looking at this website: Quote Investigator.
Spend five minutes or so clicking through the different names that catch your eye. Find an interesting quote, and be prepared to share.
Copy and paste two quotes that you like into an email and send them to me. Be sure to include who said it.
Next, we’ll spend some time talking about the focus for the new unit. And we’ll get a bit of background from our friend John Green.
Finally, we’ll look at an article and determine the main ideas.