Peer Review: Essay 4

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For this essay you want to look closely at the following:

  1. Is there strong thesis statement, one that clearly indicates what side of the issue you are on and what reasons you are going to use to support that side of the issue with?

  2. Is there a good background information that helps you understand the issue that is about to be argued?

  3. Is there good evidence provided and cited in the paper?

  4. Do you feel the author has a trustworthy tone?

  5. Is there a clear counter-argument section and entertainment of potential objections?

– Check also for grammar and other proofing errors as well.

– Provide any constructive feedback you may wish to impart.

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Peer Review – Essay 3

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For this essay you want to look closely at the following:

  1. Is there strong thesis statement, one that clearly indicates what you are describing for us and why?

  2. Is there a good and solid definition of superhero or supervillain or otherwise provided to us?

  3. Is there good, strong research provided that helps lay out credible reporting on the topic?

  4. Is there a good use of sources, integrated, cited, and explained?

– Check also for grammar and other proofing errors as well.

– Provide any constructive feedback you may wish to impart.

Pedagogy Conference

This Wednesday (Oct. 25th) and Thursday (Oct. 27) Claflin University English Dept. will be hosting the “Sixteenth Claflin University Conference on Contemporary English and Language Arts Pedagogy in Secondary and Postsecondary Institutions”.

During the conference days we will not be meeting in class, with the exception of ENGL 101.05 MWF class who will meet on Wednesday in order to conduct their Peer Review of Essay 3.

Conference attendance is encouraged for all students and I will have sign up sheets for students to note their attendance for bonus points during presentations, at the keynote address, and during my own presentation on Thursday afternoon.

Full schedule here: Full Sessions Schedule 2017 10 17ProofreadbyLH102017 Correct

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Special note: I will have sign in sheets for both days, for the keynote (Wed.), and for my presentation on Thursday afternoon. Please make sure to see me and sign in for points.