Week 15: Wrapping Up and the Portfolio



Essay Checklists

To help you in the revision process for the final portfolio and your final drafts of your Essays 1 – 4, I am uploading here ALL 4 of our Revision Checklists for ALL 4 essays.

These would and should be useful to you in making sure each of your individual essays is up to par (roughly) before we place them in the Final Portfolio next week.

Essay 1 Checklist

Essay 2 Checklist

Essay 3 Checklist

Essay 4 Checklist

Essay 4 Due tonight- Here is What to Do and Copy of your Checklist

Your Checklist: Essay 4 Checklist

Reminder that you need to post your Essay 4 Rough Draft to Moodle before 11:59 PM tonight (Apr. 20).

Here is where and how:

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Locate the “Submission Forum”

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CLICK on “Essay 4 Submission Forum”

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CLICK on the “Add submission” buttonScreen Shot 2018-04-20 at 10.08.07 AM.png

CLICK on the ARROW for adding files and a pop-up box (below) will appear

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Choose your Essay and upload it, you will be returned Submission Status screen and should see your submission listed and time stamp connected to it.

Peer Review: Essay 4


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.