Today we’re going to read one more excerpt from the yellow packet. It’s called “Hair” and it’s from A Girl Named Zippy.
Our goal is to compare/contrast with the excerpt from Why I’m Like This and look at some of the tools these writers employ:
- Rhetorical Questions
- “Showing” instead of “telling”
And talk about what makes those tools effective. Hint: I’m encouraging you to try these in your memoir revisions. 🙂
Then the rest of the period you’ll get to work on a lab book entry for the first half of your memoir (see image below):