Sunday: Practice for midterm

What we did in class, today – Using the Cause Essay Template, students practiced writing a cause essay in 25 minutes to prepare them for the midterm essay on Thursday, March 8.

Bonus Credit

  • Students who participate as part of a Quiz Show team on Wednesday, March 7, will earn bonus credit. To enter your team, contact Mr. John Ablorh ( no later than the 21st of February.
  • Enter the Edible Books contest on the 11th of April to earn bonus credit.
  • Earn bonus credit by submitting your original poem or short story to e-Muse no later than the 30th of April.
  • It was announced that students can earn up to five percent bonus credit for going 10 times to the English Department’s Writing Lab (first floor in the library) for tutoring. They must take the bonus credit form with them.


  1. Complete MySkillsLab Reading and Writing Skills RW3.4 Overview, RW3.4 Animation, RW3.4 Recall 1, RW3.4 Recall 2, RW3.4 Apply: Model Document, RW3.4 Apply, and RW3.4 Write Drafting before midnight on Monday, March 5.
  2. Make up any MySkillsLab assignments you have not completed before Thursday, March 8. The only MySkillsLab assignments you cannot make up are post-tests and reading comprehension tests.
  3. Read ‘Drug Abuse Among Athletes’ on pp. 476-478 in the Pearson MySkills Lab e-reader, In Concertbefore Sunday, March 11.

What we will do in class on Tuesday, March 6 – Students will take the RW3.4 Post-Test.

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