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					                                                                                                                                 CLASSWORK, HOMEWORK, QUIZ




                                                                                                                                                                                                   PARAGRAPHS/ESSAY FINAL
                                                                                                                                                             PARAGRAPH/ESSAY DRAFT
                                                                       ENG 071 Course Calendar/Spring, 2008




                                                                                                                                                                                                                            FINAL PORTFOLIO
                                                                                                                                                                                     PEER REVIEW
Date      Skill or Purpose (Bold = HW)
Week 1
1/14/2008 Introduce course                         Review Syllabus, answer questions, sign Syllabus                                 x
          Introduce student                        Complete Personal Information Form                                               x
          Tips for self-improvement                Power Point (Ppt.) Review of Student Overview, pp. 1-5
          Assess own writing strengths             Write Portfolio Essay; choice of topic from p. 35, 300 words; typed; MLA
                                                   format with your own title                                                                                                                                                 x
1/16/2008 Practice fluency; generate ideas         Ppt. How to do Freewriting--Opening Sentence--FW #1 College…                     x
          Identify rel'ship between reading &      Ppt. Chapt. 1
          writing, summary, annotataton, outline                                                                                    x
           "                                       Read Student Overview, pp. 1-5; read Chapter 1, pp. 7-27; complete Study
                                                   Guide Chapt. 1                                                                10

Week 2
1/21 MLK
1/23/2007 Practice fluency; generate ideas         Freewriting #2--Opening Sentence--Children…                                    2
          Review homework                          Whole class discussion; demonstration writing a summary; ideas for reaction    x
          Write a 2-part response                  Complete two-part response p. 24, Exercise 4, #2; typed; MLA format with
                                                   your own title; one in-text quotation; in-text title/author citation                                                                            20

Week 3
1/28/2007 Practice fluency                         Freewriting #3--A person whom I admire…                                       2
          Identify Stage 1 writing process         Ppt. Chapt. 2                                                                  x
          "                                        Read Chapter 2, pp. 28-39; complete Study Guide Chapt. 2                      10
1/30      Practice fluency                         Freewriting #4--Open Topic, p. 35                                             2
          Review homework                          Whole class discussion; practice annotation, listing, brainstorming            x
          Practice clustering; define terms        Complete p. 38, Exercise 3; Quiz on Terms                                     5

Week 4
2/4        Practice fluency                        Freewriting #5--Music...                                                      2
           Assessment                              Take Quiz                                                                     20
           Identify Stage 2 writing process        Ppt. Chapt. 3, pp. 40-45/Topic Sentence & Treatment                            x
           "                                       Read Chapt. 3, pp. 40-45; complete pp. 42-43, Exercises 1 & 2                 10
2/6        Practice fluency                        Freewriting #6--Pets…                                                         2
           Identify Stage 2 writing process        Chapter 3, pp. 43-44, Exercises 3 & 4; Ppt. p. 45-50/Organization             5
           "                                       Read Chapt. 3, pp. 45-51; complete p. 45, Exercise 5 & p. 50, Exercise 7;
                                                   typed; MLA heading; use exercise numbers as title                                                         10
Date       Skill or Purpose
Week 5                                                                                                                                   CHQ   DR   PR   F     FP
2/11                                               Meet in Library Computer Classroom
           Practice fluency                      Freewriting #7--My house/apartment looks…                                               2
           Review homework                       Whole class discussion                                                                   x
           Identify Stage 3 writing process      Ppt. Chapt. 5/Paragraph Form                                                             x
           Use newspaper research                How to search newspapers; look up birthdate                                              x
           "                                     Due 2/13--Read Chapt. 5; complete Study Guide Chapt. 5                                  10
           "                                     Due 2/20 Write two-part response to news article; typed; MLA format with
                                                 your own title; one in-text quotation; in-text newspaper name/article
                                                 title/author citation; print out article; present to class                                              20
2/13       Practice fluency                      Freewriting #8--Sometimes it is difficult (easy) to…                                     2
           Review homework                       Whole class discussion; work w/ outline, support, pattern, intro                         x
                                                 Two-part response news article                                                                           x

Week 6
2/18-P/Day
2/20       Practice fluency                      Freedwriting #8--2 similar (athletes, friends, relatives, performers, employees) are     2
           Practice oral skills                  News article presentation                                                                5
           Identify Stage 3 writing process      Ppt. Chapt. 4/ Paragraph Drafting, Revising, Editing                                     x
           Identify process & write draft        Read Chapt. 4; complete Study Guide Chapt. 4; bring in 2 copies draft
                                                 Paragraph #1; 300 words; typed; MLA format with your own title; 2 Peer
                                                 Editing cover sheets                                                                          25

Week 7
2/25/2007 Practice fluency                       Freewriting #9--2 different (athletes, friends, relatives, performers, employees) are    2
          Review homework                        Whole class discussion                                                                   x
          Practice grammar                       Ppt. Sentence Combining; Handbook pp. 403-411                                            x
          Practice peer editing                  Peer Editing Worksheet & Cover Sheet                                                     x
          "                                      Peer Edit a student paragraph                                                                      10
2/27/2007 Practice fluency                       Freewriting #10--Older and younger generations in my family are (similar/different)      2
          Practice peer editing                  Peer Edit another student paragraph                                                                10
          Practice grammar                       Sentence Combining; pp. 403-411                                                          x
          Write final copy                       Turn in 1 copy Final Paragraph #1; 300 words; typed; MLA format with your
                                                 own title; rubric cover sheet; all drafts & Peer Editing Sheets                                         200

Week 8
3/3        Practice fluency                      Freewriting #11--I am interested in (social, educational, political, environmental)
                                                 issues…                                                                                  2
           Practice grammar                      Ppt. Sentence Variety; pp. 413-414                                                       x
           Identify exemplification              Ppt. Chapt. 8; demonstration Exercise 1, p. 131                                          x
           Practice coherence                    LEO handout transitions                                                                  x
           Identify & practice exemplification   Read Chapt. 8; complete two-part response pp. 138-139 pit bull article; typed;
                                                 MLA format with your own title; one in-text quotation; in-text title, author
                                                 citation; prepare Paragraph #2 Exemplification topic sentence, treatment &
                                                 outline                                                                                       10        20
3/5/2007   Practice fluency                      Freewriting #12--The best way to raise teens is…                                         2
           Review homework                       Whole class discussion;                                                                  x
           Practice grammar                      Fragments & Run-ons, pp. 415-425                                                         x
           Write draft                           Bring in 2 copies draft Paragraph #2 Exemplification; 300 words; typed; MLA
                                                 format with your own title; 1 Peer Editing cover sheet                                        25
           Practice grammar                      Quiz on sentence combining & transitions                                                 x
SPR. B.
Date      Skill or Purpose
Week 9                                                                                                                              CHQ   DR   PR   F     FP
3/17      Practice fluency                        Freewriting #13--I think (terrorism, global warming, schools, marriage, drugs)…    2
          Assessment                              Take Quiz                                                                          20
          Assessment/Writing                      Peer Edit                                                                                    10
          Practice Grammar                        Fragments & Run-ons, pp. 415-425                                                   x
          Write Final Copy                        Turn in 1 copy Final Paragraph #2 Exemplification; 400 words; typed; MLA
                                                  format with your own title; rubric cover sheet; all drafts & Peer Editing
                                                  Sheets                                                                                            200
3/19      Practice fluency                        Freewriting #14--A problem at my (home, school, work) is…                          2
          Assessment                              Gallery walk Exemplification Finals                                                x
          Identify description                    Ppt./Writing Description; generate word list                                       x
          Identify comparison/contrast            Ppt. Chapt. 13; complete Exercise 1, p. 270                                        x
          Evaluate description                    Due 3/24 Complete two-part response pp.115-116 "More"; typed; MLA format
                                                  with your own title; one in-text quotation; in-text title, author, citation                       20
          Identify & practice                     Due 3/24 Read Chapt. 13; prepare Essay #4 Comparison/Contrast topic
          comparison/contrast                     sentence, treatment & outline                                                           10
          Write final copy                        Due 3/26 Bring in 1 copy final Paragraph #3 Description, 100 words; typed;
                                                  MLA format with your own title; present to class                                                  100

Week 10
3/24      Practice fluency                        Freewriting #15--I remember a time when…                                           2
          Review homework                         Whole class discussion                                                             x
          Practice grammar                        Verbs, pp. 437-447                                                                 x
          Write draft                             Due 3/31 Bring in 2 copies draft Essay #4 Comparison/Contrast; 400 words;
                                                  typed; MLA format with your own title; 1 Peer Editing cover sheet                       25
3/26      Practice fluency                        Freewriting #16--Writing is...                                                     2
          Practice oral skills                    Description presentation                                                                           x
          Practice grammar                        Verbs, pp. 437-447                                                                 x

Week 11
3/31      Practice fluency                        Freewriting #17--Open Topic News                                                   2
          Assessment/Writing                      Peer Edit                                                                                    10
          Practice grammar                        Verbs, pp. 437-447                                                                 x
          Write final copy                        Turn in 1 copy Final Paragraph #4 Comparison/Contrast; 300 words; typed;
                                                  MLA format with your own title; rubric cover sheet; all drafts & Peer Editing                     200
4/2       Practice fluency                        Freewriting #18--Life today…
                                                  Sheet                                                                              2
          Assessment                              Gallery Walk Comparison/Contrast Finals                                            x
          Identify essay writing & cause/effect   Ppt. Chapt. 6 & Chapt. 11                                                          x
          Identify & practice cause/effect        Read Chapt. 8; complete two-part response pp. 222-225 ghetto article; typed;
                                                  MLA format with your own title; one in-text quotation; in-text title, author
                                                  citation; prepare Essay #5 Cause/Effect topic sentence, treatment & outline             10        20

Week 12
4/7                                                Meet in Library Computer Classroom
          Review homework                         Whole class discussion                                                             x
          Use researched support                  How to use GCC database                                                            x
          Write draft                             Bring in 2 copies draft Essay #5 Cause/Effect; 500 words; typed; MLA format
                                                  with your own title; 1 Peer Editing cover sheet                                         25
4/9       Practice fluency                        Freewriting #19--Open Topic News                                                   2
          Assessment/Writing                      Peer Edit                                                                                    10
          Practice grammar                        Verbs/Pronouns, pp. 437-461                                                        x
          Write final copy                        Turn in 1 copy Final Essay #5 Cause/Effect; 500 words; typed; MLA format
                                                  with your own title; rubric cover sheet; all drafts & Peer Editing Sheet                          200
Date       Skill or Purpose
Week 13                                                                                                                          CHQ   DR    PR    F     FP
4/14       Identify argumentation               Ppt. Chapt. 15                                                                    x
           Practice grammar                     Pronouns, pp. 448-461                                                             x
           Practice grammar                     4/16 Quiz on verbs & pronouns                                                     x
           Write draft                          Due 4/21 Bring in 2 copies draft Essay #6 Argumentation; 500 words; typed;
                                                MLA format with your own title; 2 in-text citations; Works Cited Page; 1 Peer
                                                Editing cover sheet; present to class                                                  25
4/16/2008 Assessment                            Take Quiz                                                                        20
          Review homework                       Evaluating argumentation: fallacies, pp. 336-338 tipping article                  x
          Practicing citing                     Setting up in-text citations & Works Cited page, text pp.19-20 & pp. 355-356 &
                                                http://www.gc.maricopa.edu/English/students.html (click on GCC English Dept.;
                                                then "Students"; then "Links for Writers"; then "MLA Documentation Guidelines"
                                                [start w/ p. 12--electronic sources])                                             x
           Write draft                          Draft Essay #6 due                                                                     x

Week 14
4/21       Assessment/Writing                   Peer Edit                                                                                    10
           Recognize fallacies                  Analyse new articles                                                              x
           Review citing                        In-text & Works Cited                                                             x
           Write final copy                     Turn in 1 copy Final Essay #6 Argumentation; 500 words; typed; MLA format
                                                with your own title; 2-in text citations & Works Cited Page; rubric cover
                                                sheet; all drafts & Peer Editing Sheet; present to class                                          200
4/23/2008 Practice oral skills                  Present argumentation to class                                                   20
          Assessment                            Final Portfolio requirements                                                                             x

Week 15
4/28                                             Meet in Library Computer Classroom
           Assessment                           Rewrite Portfolio Essay; Work on Final Portfolio                                  x
4/30       Reflect on class; analyze learning   Present Final Portfolio to class                                                                         50
                                                                     No work accepted after this date.

Week 16
5/5-5/8    Reflect on class; analyze learning   Present Final Portfolio 1:1 to instructor/appointment                                                    150
                                                   Congratulations                                                               183   175   60   1200   200

				
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