Week 10: March 8 -12
Monday, 8 March
20-question reading quiz on the end of Frankenstein, 11 questions on 21-23 and 9 on 24.
Seminar on the entire novel.
Essay #4 collected for instructor feedback. Impress us!
How to read and annotate a textbook.
Write your biopoem and bring to class Tuesday
Beautifully polished Summary & Response of the two CK essays you selected
Polished to perfection: Summary of and Response to two CK essays
Biopoems exchanged for peer input
In-class work on textbook annotation; consult as needed.
First, print out a clean copy of Essay #3 or #4. Then, read TPH, all of Part 3, “Writing Effective Sentences” 47-68. Select one paragraph from your paper and revise various sentences ON THE TYPED PAGE to demonstrates you’ve read and understood the ideas suggested in the Handbook chapters.
Work on sentence style; bring Essay #3 or 4 with revised paragraph; more work on sentence clarity and beauty. Essay #4 returned with suggestions for revision.
Individual consultations about portfolios for those who have formulated questions
Take the LC Survey
ASSIGNED: Portfolio work
10:30-11:20 individual consultations (10 minute max) about portfolios
Book club planning for presentations
ASSIGNED: Put the final touches on your portfolio to make it the most impressive, comprehensive piece of work of the quarter.
ASSIGNED: Prepare and PRACTICE your book club presentation, which should last 10-15 minutes. Remember, it counts as much as an essay! We will meet at 10:30, Thursday, March 18 (our final exam time).