Hi-Lights I: We discussed libel law and introduced the terms "privileged statement" and "fair comment." We watched a brief video on McCarthyism before beginning the movie "Good Night, and Good Luck."
Lit and Comp: We reviewed the elements necessary for a thesis statement, and created thesis statements from practice topics. We also reviewed paragraph unity and coherence as well as topic, support, and clincher sentences. Notes and samples are on the essays page.