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Bessie Smith Songs
Fairy Tales and Folk Lit
Film as Lit
The Great Gatsby
Intro to Philosophy
Race in America
Romeo and Juliet
Whitman and Hughes
Gateway CC Eng 063
English 063 Introduction to the Essay
Paul Turtola, Instructor
Syllabus and Schedule
Peer Review Information
Peer Editing Assignment
Self Evaluation Form
Notes on Writing the Body Paragraph.docx
The Three Part Strucure of an Essay
The Writing Process Webpage
The Writing Process Powerpoint
Descriptive Writing Activity
Descriptive Writing Quiz.doc
Writing a narrative essay.doc
Writing Narrative Paragraphs I.doc
For the Midterm:
Review the methods of development (rhetorical modes):
Cause and effect
Persuasion is All Around You
Portfolio Page Model
Descriptive Essay in your portfolio needed to describe
(from page 97) and has this criteria:
A spatial order.
By today you should have
Read Chapter 8 Process on page 100
Read Chapter 15 Part D: The Process Essay on page 215
Placed your Process paragraph on your portfolio.
minute Timed Prompt
Today in class, choose topic #10 or #11 on page 109 and write a process paragraph. Print and submit it to me by 10 AM.
ou should have done these three readings:
1. Chapter 10: Comparison and Contrast pg 123
2. Chapter 15 Part F: The Comparison or Contrast Essay pg 220
Comparison and Contrast Essays.doc
Be prepared for a timed writing prompt on a compare and contrast essay.
Complete the prompt below
Use the graphic organizer to generate and organize your ideas before writing the essay.
Print the organizer and the essay.
Submit them by 10:30 AM
When finished with the prompt, you are dismissed.
Remember the portfolio is due by noon on 12/19.
THIS IS THE ORGANIZER:
THIS IS THE PROMPT:
compare and contrast essay.doc
FINAL EXAM PORTFOLIO DUE
Your portfolio wiki should contain final drafts of these works in this order:
Be sure to test your portfolio pages to insure that they open and contain the correct file. Your grade depends on it.
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