Revision of Essay 2

What we did in class, today – After discussing Model Cause/Effect Sentences, students revised Essay 2. I worked one-on-one with students.

Achieve3000 Competition

Students who score at least 75 on 10 readings during the period Wednesday, Nov. 11, through Friday, Nov. 20, will receive 1/2% bonus credit.

Tentative Final Exam Date, Time & Location

  • Sections 6 & 12 – 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. in W3-201 on Saturday, Dec 26
  • Section 11 – 11:00-1:00 in N3-202 on Saturday, Dec. 26

If there is a conflict with another exam, you must inform me as soon as possible.

EverestEnglish Department Movie Night

This Thursday, Nov. 19, the English Department will host Movie Night. The movie is Everest, starring Emily Watson, Keira Knightley, Jason Clark, and Jake Gyllenhaal. See me about earning bonus credit for attending.

Homework

  • Continue revising your cause / effect essay, which is due no later than 11:55 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19.
  • Read three Achieve3000 articles of your choice and complete the activities for the two articles before 11:55 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20
  • Continue revising your cause / effect essay, which is due no later than 11:55 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19.

What we will do in class on Wednesday, Nov. 18 – We will be working on our reading skills, so be sure to bring your textbook, Great Writing: From Great Essays to Research.

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