English 1A: Composition and Reading

Greetings! On this site I will post important documents and announcements for the following Spring 2016 English 1A course: 
  • English 1A-01: M/W 7:35-9:50; Room 6305 
Office hours will be held in room 6016 at the following times: 
  • Mondays 12:00-1:00
  • Wednesdays 12:00-1:00 


Recent Announcements

  • Lecture 5/4: Refutation, Quotation, Citation, Editing Strategies, Plagiarism Policy The lecture from Wednesday, May 5 is attached below. 
    Posted May 4, 2016, 1:33 PM by Richard Mills
  • Editing Strategies & Plagiarism Policy Posted below. 
    Posted May 2, 2016, 10:27 PM by Richard Mills
  • Unit 1 Lectures As you prepare to write the essay, it may be useful to review the lectures from this unit. They are attached below, and each is labeled to reflect the content ...
    Posted May 2, 2016, 8:19 PM by Richard Mills
  • Our Metaphorical Thinking: Rodriguez and Miller Our class notes attached below. 
    Posted May 2, 2016, 7:21 AM by Richard Mills
  • Unit 1 Text Guide The Unit 1 Text Guide is attached below. 
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 9:29 AM by Richard Mills
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Homework Assignments

  • Week Six Homework (5/9-5/11) Instructions for using Turnitin.com. *This is how you will turn in your final draft, and this is where you’ll view your essay feedback and your grade. If you ...
    Posted May 4, 2016, 1:46 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Five Homework (5/2-5/4) Monday, May 21. Read "Essay One Goals" and "Organizing Your Argument Synthesis." Course Reader, p. 7-8 2. Read "Blocking Plan Instructions." Course Reader, p. 90. 3. Complete a ...
    Posted Apr 27, 2016, 11:18 AM by Richard Mills
  • Week Four Homework (4/25-4/27) Monday, April 25 *CLASS CANCELED    Wednesday, April 27‬‬ 1. Read "Essays: An Introduction." Course Reader, p. 97-103 (Optional).‬‬2. Read Course Reader, p. 91-92. “Thesis Statements”, “PIE Paragraphs ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 10:00 AM by Richard Mills
  • Week Three Homework (4/18-4/20) Monday, April 18 1. 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 Apr 13, 2016, 6:55 PM by Richard Mills
  • Weeks 1 & 2 Homework (4/4 - 4/13) WEEK ONE: Wednesday, April 61. 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 Mar 28, 2016, 9:48 PM by Richard Mills
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