Week 3 – Reporting


Week 3

(July 24 – 28)

Monday Assign Essay 3 – Reporting Information Essay 3 process and thesis statements – Expository Thesis

Group Presentations, part 3:

Strategy Group (SG) 7: Norton’s “Defining” (Ch. 36)

-Discuss SG 7 presentation and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 8: Norton’s “Describing” (Ch. 39)

-Discuss SG 8 presentation and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 9: Norton’s “ Dialogue” (Ch. 41)

-Discuss SG 9 presentation and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 10: Norton’s “Explaining Processes” (Ch. 42)

-Discuss SG 10 presentation and value to the writing process

ONLINE Research for Essay 3
Wednesday Drafting day for Essay 3
ONLINE Peer Review of Essay 3 (Thursday at 11:59 PM – Saturday at 5:00 PM)

ONLINE: Essay 3 – Reporting Information due (Saturday, July 29 by 11:59 PM on Canvas)

Essay 2 – Peer Review

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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 that this is an analytical essay

  2. Is there a good summary? Can you clearly understand what the comic book in question was about?

  3. Is there a strong analysis? Is the analysis going deeper into understanding the comic book? Is it and the summary in balance?

  4. Is there, following the analysis, an evaluation or judgment of the comic book based on a spelled out criteria.

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

– Provide any constructive feedback you may wish to impart.

Week 2 – Analysis!

 

 

WEEK 2

(July 17 – 21)

Monday Assign Essay 2 – Analyzing Texts (Ch. 11)Essay 2 process and thesis statements – Analytical Thesis

Group Presentations, part 1:

Strategy Group (SG) 1: Norton’s “Beginning and Ending” (Ch. 29)

-Discuss SG 1 presentation and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 2: Norton’s “Guiding Your Reader” (Ch. 30)

– Discuss SG 2 presentation and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 3: Norton’s “Describing” (Ch. 36)

-Discuss SG 3 presentation and value to the writing process

ONLINE Start Work on Essay 2
Wednesday Drafting day for Essay 2Group Presentations, part 2:

Strategy Group (SG) 4: Norton’s “Narrating” (Ch. 39)

-Discuss SG 4 and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 5: Norton’s “Analyzing Causes and Effects” (Ch. 31)

-SG 5 presentation and value to the writing process

Strategy Group (SG) 6: Norton’s “Classifying and Dividing” (Ch. 33)

-Discuss SG 6 presentation and value to the writing process

ONLINE Peer Review of Essay 2 (Thursday at 11:59 PM – Saturday at 5:00 PM)

 ONLINE: Essay 2 – Analyzing Texts due (Saturday, July 22 by 11:59 PM on Canvas)