Homework is listed by the day on which it was assigned. If you have questions about an assignment, please see me during office hours, or email me.
3/23 - Go to this Grammar Quiz home webpage. Navigate to Adjective Clauses and Noun Clauses. Take the Diagnostic. Study this site and/or your text accordingly.
3/9 - Noun clause homework assignment.
3/7 - First Draft of a Chronological/Process Essay (hopefully using your thesis statement that you prepared for today). Due Wednesday, 3/9.
3/2 - Draft a thesis statement for a chronological/process essay. This is to prepare you to write the essay. Also, remember to do your blog assignment 4, listed on the Blog Assignment page.
2/28 - Write a concluding paragraph for ONE of the essay skeletons on p.74-75 (Controlling Stress or Studying in Great Britain). Read over Chapter 5, Chronological Order: Process Essays.
2/23 - FINAL Draft of personal statement is due on Monday. Read Text, Chapter 4, From Paragraph to Essay, p. 56-72. (See adjective clause practice for answers to classroom work.)
2/14 - 1) Prepare first draft of personal statement to turn in on Wednesday. Blog Assignment #3 is posted and due on 2/20 at midnight. Read Adjective Clause chapter, beginning on page 230.
2/9 - 1) Complete scholarship worksheet from class. 2) Please complete this brief Grammar Survey. 3) If you are behind on your paragraph, email it! 4) TBA blog assignment due at midnight on Sunday!
2/7 - Paragraph Revision
2/2 - Complete your take home quiz on Chapters 1 and 2. Finish creating your blog. Enter the address through the Blog Assignments page. Complete the first blog assignmentconcerning your use of Learning Resources.
1/31 - Study for a quiz on chapters 1 and 2.
1/26 - Write an effective paragraph. Open link for details.
1/24 - Read Chapter 2, especially 18-19 Unity, 22 Repetition of Key Nouns, 23 Key noun subsitute, 25 Transitions. You do not need to do the exercises for HW.
1/19 - Please be sure to purchase the text, Writing Academic English. Read Chapter 1, especially pages 2-5.