Monday, March 14, 2011

English 1020 3/14

Happy pi day!!! 

In English 1020 today, we just worked on our research papers.  Remember, they are coming due soon!

Thursday, March 10, 2011

English 1020 on 3/9 and 3/10 and English 1010 on 3/10

In English 1020 yesterday and today, we just worked on our research papers, as those are coming due very soon.

In English 1010, we went over chapter 8 and wrote a three paragraph descriptive essay about one of the topics from the end of the chapter.  For the second half of class, we were in a computer lab to work on our research projects, which again, is coming due very soon.

*Evaluations are next week, so please bring your schedule so you will have your student ID number!

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

English 1020 and 1010 on 3/8

Yesterday, both classes were in the library.  English 1020 did peer-editing and revising of the compare and contrast essay, and English 1010 did peer-editing and revising of the process essay.  Both classes then had a chance to work on their research projects.

In English 1010, the homework is to read chapter 8 and "Monsoon Time."  Complete questions 1-10 after "Monsoon Time."

The research paper for English 1020 and the research outline and works cited page for English 1010 are due on March 17.  The PowerPoint will be due on the 24th, the day of the final, and we will be doing presentations on that day.

Monday, March 7, 2011

English 1020 on 3/2 and 3/3 and English 1010 on 3/3

In English 1020 on both days, we went over "The Untranslatable Word 'Macho'" and the comparison and cotnrast essay.  The rough draft is due today and tomorrow.

In English 1010 on 3/3, we went over "The Rich Resonance of Small Talk" and the process essay.  The rough draft of the process essay is due tomorrow.  The topics are at the end of the chapter.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

English 1020 2/23

Today, we went over "The CSI Effect" and the cause and effect essay.  The homework is to have the rough draft of the cause and effect essay finished for Monday.

English 1020 and 1010 2/22

Last night, we had midterms in 1020.  We also worked on the research papers.  For homework, you need to read chapter 13 and "The CSI Effect" and do the questions.

In 1010, we had the midterm and went over chapter 16.  For homework, you need to have your topic and guiding research question ready for tomorrow.  We will meet in the library.

Monday, February 21, 2011

English 1020 on 2/21

Yay!  Everybody was here today!  I am impressed!  Of course, it was the day of the midterm.  Students began working on their research papers after the test.  The homework is to read chapter 13, and read and do the questions for "The CSI Effect."