Steps to a 5 annotating and precis assignment

instructions: for this assigment you will read ftwo passages from your 5 steps 5 book and annotate them, then write a precis. please read the passages from page 85-91 (Passage 6A-jefferson and 6B-mill)

Step 1: annotate:Look specifically for: (Paper 1 can be notes and the other page can be two paragraghs)
Tone and/or changes in tone
rehetorical strategies
organization and arrangment
rhetorical appeals (ethos,logos,pathos)
note any places that evoke a reaction from you -laughter, annger, confusion

Step 2:Write a precis
-Rationale: a precis reveals your understanding of the arguments and points author makes in the speciic piece.
-Directions:
when writing precis, objectivley summerize the passage accuratly in your own words.
after the summary, write your response noting any questions, objections, or elighten generated by the passage
-before writing the precis: read the passage several times to be sure you understand the authors rehetorical situation.