What we did in class, today – Class started with writing Thought Question 3, which had to be completed in class in order to receive credit. Then, they wrote the conclusion to their process essay. Afterwards, we practiced speed writing to prepare for the midterm writing exam scheduled for Wednesday, March 15.
Opportunity to earn bonus credit – On Wednesday, March 15, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., the English Club is hosting Kuwaiti author Buthaina Al Esa in W6-500. This is an opportunity for attendees to learn more about literature and a chance to meet this famous writer. In addition, students can earn 1/2 percent bonus credit for attending and an additional 1/2% if they submit their own short story or poem. There will be a sign in sheet requiring students to sign in and to sign out.
Link to YouTube video for what we did today – The link for today’s video can be found in MyGUST for the Week of March 5-11.
Homework – Before midnight on March 8, complete the Activities for any three Achieve3000 articles of your choice.
What we will do in class on Monday, March 13 – Students will take the midterm reading exam.