English 1A: Composition and Reading

Greetings! On this site I will post important documents and announcements for the following Winter 2016 English 1A courses: 
  • English 1A-07: T/Th 8:00-9:50; F 9:00-9:50, Room 6302 
  • English 1A-15: T/Th 10:00-11:50; F 11:00-11:50, Room 6301
  • English 1A-22: T/Th 1:30-3:45, Room 6307 
Office hours will be held in room 6016 at the following times: 
  • Tuesdays 12:00-1:00
  • Thursdays 12:00-1:00 
  • Fridays 12:00-2:00 


Recent Announcements

  • Revision Plan Instructions * Reflect on all of the feedback you received during peer review, both written and verbal. What are your most important takeaways? * Write a revision plan. What will you do to ...
    Posted Feb 1, 2016, 8:21 PM by Richard Mills
  • Editing Strategies & Plagiarism Policy
    Posted Feb 1, 2016, 10:57 AM by Richard Mills
  • January 28 Lecture (PIE/Refutation)
    Posted Jan 28, 2016, 4:22 PM by Richard Mills
  • Unit 1 Text Guide Attached below is an outline of all the text we read in Unit One. 
    Posted Jan 21, 2016, 7:09 PM by Richard Mills
  • Our Interpretations: Rodriguez and Miller Attached below are the notes produced as we interpreted "Aria" and "The Hungry got Food" using metaphorical thinking. They may be a valuable reference tool as you develop your ideas ...
    Posted Jan 21, 2016, 6:57 PM by Richard Mills
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Homework Assignments

  • Week Six Homework (2/8-2/12) Tuesday, February 91. Read "Midterm Exam Instructions." Course Reader, p. 36 2. Read "A Death Spiral of Disrespect" by Gary Ruskin. Course Reader, p. 41-43. 3. Read "Benefits ...
    Posted by Richard Mills
  • Week Five Homework (2/1-2/15) TURNITIN.COM INFORMATION: This is how you will turn in your final draft, and this is where you'll view your essay feedback and your grade. To be on time ...
    Posted Jan 31, 2016, 8:07 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Four Homework (1/25-1/29) Tuesday, January 261. Read "Essays: An Introduction." Course Reader, p. 97-103 (Optional). 2. Read Course Reader, p. 91-92. “Thesis Statements”, “PIE Paragraphs”  3. Complete Prewriting Assignment. Course ...
    Posted Jan 21, 2016, 7:17 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Three Homework (1/18-1/22) Tuesday, January 191. Read "What Life Asks of Us" and "If it Feels Right" by David Brooks, Course Reader, p. 12-15. ONE response for both Brooks articles. The ...
    Posted Jan 14, 2016, 5:24 PM by Richard Mills
  • Weeks 1 & 2 Homework (1/4 - 1/15) WEEK ONE: Thursday, January 71. Read p. 3-5 in the Course Reader: "Writing Assignment One," "How To Write A Narrative," and "Sample Narrative." (You do not need to ...
    Posted Jan 6, 2016, 5:58 PM by Richard Mills
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