FINALS DAY TOMORROW

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HAPPY FINALS DAY EVERYONE

 

Reminders:

Our final is tomorrow at 10:00 in our classroom. Don’t be late.

Have paper, pen, and pencil.

You can bring your Merc. Reader and one page (side) of notes.

Unit 5 due tomorrow if you have not turned it in yet.

 

REMEMBER TO UPLOAD ALL UNITS IN THE CORRECT FORMAT AND FILE NAME IN THE DROPBOX.

Wednesday, April 30th

finals week

On the docket:

Review essays for the final

Homework:

Pick your essay for the final. Name the author’s thesis. Find 3 techniques. Name the technique, list example, briefly explain why the technique is/isn’t effective in persuading the reader of the author’s argument. This doesn’t have to be in cohesive paragraphs– bullet points are fine (spend a little more time on the third part).  Typed and printed.

Monday, April 28th

ONE MORE WEEK

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On the docket:

Watch Adaptation.

Homework:

Bring Mercury Reader.

Finish watching Adaptation for extra credit questions on the final. Rated R for sexual content and language; as always, if this makes you uncomfortable you can email me for an alternate movie. Adaptation can be found cheap streaming online. This is optional.

Unit 5 is due Friday or Tuesday. (Preferably Friday!)

 

 

 

Friday, April 18th

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On the docket:

Work on revision plan.

Homework:

Remember: class Monday and Wednesday cancelled for class meetings. CONFERENCE MEETINGS MANDATORY (if you have less than an A in class so far). DO NOT BE LATE. ON OF YOUR FEW UNIT 5 GRADES DEPEND ON IT. If you did not sign up for a meeting time, email me NOW.

Be sure to have a prepared statement ready (Your revision plan). Bring all old unit drafts. If you are not prepared, that will negatively affect your grade.

Monday, 21:

Outside of our classroom

11:10 Cody Smock

Tuesday, 22:

Outside of the Morris Writing Center

11:00– Donovan Glover

11:10– Roosevelt Gaston

11:20– Devin Costa

11:30–

11:40–

11:50–Jasmin Martinez

Wednesday:

In our classroom

12:00– Dante Copeland

12:10– Shawn Willis

12:20– Jessica Benjamin

12:30–Margaret Haines

12:40–Summer Antriem

12:50–

1:00–Jaid Burten

 

Monday, April 14th

“There’s no way you are getting a quote from us to use as your book cover”– Metropolitan Police spokesperson. From graffiti artist Bansky’s book, Wall and Piece.

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On the docket:

Peer review

Homework:

Bring Mercury Reader.

Revise your Unit 4 essay.