What we did in class today – Students practiced for the reading section of the final exam by completing two in-class readings and activities, which will count as Readings 35 and 36. It was emphasized that students must still read three additional Achieve3000 articles of their choice and complete the corresponding activities before midnight, tonight.
Homework – Read three Achieve3000 articles of your choice and complete the Activities before midnight on Tuesday, Dec. 6. (These three articles are in addition to the one that we will do in class on Tuesday, Dec 6, so you will complete at least five Achieve3000 articles this week: three of your choice outside of class and the assigned two in class on Tuesday).
Final Exam – Section 6 students will sit for the final reading exam on Sunday, Dec. 18, during their regular class time. They will take the writing final exam on Tuesday, Dec. 20, at 10 a.m. in N2-102. The time limit is 60 minutes. .
- Participate in a poetry writing workshop, December 7, at 12:30 in W1-010. This is for 0.5% extra credit.
- Attend the Marketing Club seminar on Dec. 13 for 0.5% extra credit. You must sign the attendance sheet and write a one-paragraph summary of the seminar. The summary is due in class on Dec. 15.
- For each 30-minute tutoring session in the English Department’s Writing Lab (N2-103) located on the first floor of the GUST Library, you will receive 0.5% extra credit per tutoring session if you stay the entire 30 minutes and if you work sincerely. You may receive tutoring with your writing assignments and Achieve3000 thought questions. To receive help with your writing assignments, you must bring a soft (electronic) copy of your rough draft on a flash memory as well as a hard (photocopy) copy of the rough draft. The maximum extra credit you can earn is 5%. Your participation must be documented on the Bonus Credit Form.
What we will do in class on Monday, Dec 11– Students will take the Achieve3000 LevelSet post-diagnostic test, so they must bring their laptops and power cords.