English 1A: Composition and Reading

Greetings! On this site I will post important documents and announcements for the following Fall 2014 English 1A courses: 
  • English 1A-03: M/W 8:00-9:50; F 8:00-8:50, Room 6409
  • English 1A-09: M/W 10:00-11:50; F 10:00-10:50, Room 6201
  • English 1A-16: M/W 1:30-3:45, Room 6401
Office hours will be held in room 6016 at the following times: 
  • Mondays 4:00-5:30
  • Wednesdays 4:00-5:30 
  • Fridays 11:00-12:00 
FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
  • Regular meeting time: 8:00 -- Final Exam: Friday, December 12, 8:00-10:00
  • Regular meeting time: 10:00 -- Final Exam: Wednesday, December 10, 11:00-1:00
  • Regular meeting time: 1:30 -- Final Exam: Friday, December 12, 2:00-4:00


Recent Announcements

  • Final Exam Information
    Posted Dec 8, 2014, 1:09 PM by Richard Mills
  • Essay 3 Organization & Citation Attached is a PowerPoint that provides some organizational tips for Essay 3 as well as some resources for creating a Works Cited page. 
    Posted Dec 4, 2014, 3:34 PM by Richard Mills
  • Our Syntheses: Homelessness/Working Poverty This week, we've drawn connections between homelessness in Orwell's world and homelessness in the 21st century. We've also discussed connections between the working poor in Orwell's ...
    Posted Dec 3, 2014, 6:45 PM by Richard Mills
  • Video Source #2: Down & Out in the Silicon Valley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5An1Ek8RVIc
    Posted Dec 3, 2014, 1:00 PM by Richard Mills
  • Video Source: Nancy Salgado/Working Poor http://www.cbsnews.com/news/battle-over-the-minimum-wage/  
    Posted Dec 2, 2014, 2:49 PM by Richard Mills
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Homework Assignments

  • Week 11 & 12 Homework Monday, December 11. Read Down and Out in Paris and London, p. 125-174 (Chapters XXIV-XXXI) 2. Complete one Reading Response. *25 homework points 3. Work toward finishing ...
    Posted Nov 29, 2014, 11:45 AM by Richard Mills
  • Week Ten Homework (11/24-11/28) Monday, November 24 1. Read Down and Out in Paris and London, p. 44-88. (Chapters VIII-XV) 2. Complete one Reading Response. *25 homework points 3. Start Research & Research ...
    Posted Nov 20, 2014, 3:40 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Nine Homework (11/17-11/21) Monday, November 171. Revise your essay using your revision plan *Due at the BEGINNING of class, in a folder: Final Draft of Essay Two due. *20% of final grade ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2014, 4:36 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week 8 Homework (11/10-11/14) Monday, 11/10 NO CLASS: VETERAN'S DAY OBSERVANCEWednesday, 11/121. Read "Essay Two Goals" and "Organizing Your Analysis." Course Reader, p. 39-40. 2. Complete a Blocking ...
    Posted Nov 6, 2014, 10:42 AM by Richard Mills
  • Week Seven Homework (11/3-11/7) Monday, 11/3 1.  Read "Essay Two: Analysis." Course Reader, p. 38. 2. Read "Advertising's Fifteen Basic Appeals" by Jib Fowles. WRAC, p. 539-556. (Bring WRAC all next ...
    Posted Nov 2, 2014, 3:37 PM by Richard Mills
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