Finish “Lives of a Cell” short essay.
Find a book for the next book review. Due Thursday.
Grammar #9: Participial phrases, gerunds, and appositives
Finish grammar worksheet. Grade it.
Begin “Metaphorically Speaking” (IBD).
Brainstorm: common metaphors that you hear/see all the time.
Watch two videos and read the transcripts:
Work in groups to deal with difficulty. Pick one person to create the doc for tonight.
Every person must write an equal number of comments/questions.
Finish charting thoughts about these two transcripts (Curzan and Geary)
Here is the link to the collaborative workspace.
Share last night’s collaborative work.
Answer the question: What does it mean that metaphor is a way of thought before it is a way with words?
Start looking for metaphors in real life (visual too).
Handout: Metaphors are all around us. Discuss the comparisons in groups.
Post ONE metaphor that you found here. (About five minutes of work)
Read the directions in the link.