• English IV DC Tech Writing (English 2311)--Spring 2019

    „WEEK 1

    „January 7-11, 2019

    „Monday: Inservice

    „Tuesday:  Get copies of LOF, notes on background. Read ch. 1 aloud for quiz Thurs.  DJ notes.

    „Wednesday:  Review course outline Eng. 2311.  Write DJ. Read Ch. 7 ETW for quiz Mon.

    „Thursday:   Ch. 1 LOF quiz.  DJ 1 due.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 2 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.  Notes on memos/emails/letters.

    „WEEK 2

    „January 14-17, 2019

    „Monday: Finish memo notes. Ch. 7 quiz. Begin writing memos in groups.

    „Tuesday:  Ch. 2 quiz/DJ 2 due.  Notes on business letters. Memo due in discussion board of Canvas by 11:59 PM tonight.

    „Wednesday:   Begin writing reply letters.

    „Thursday:   Write reply letters.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 2 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.  Root test 24. Two letters due in Canvas.

    „WEEK 3

    „January 21-25, 2019

    „Monday: MLK Holiday

    „Tuesday:  Write reply-to-reply letter. Read ch. 12 of ETC for quiz Thursday.

    „Wednesday:   Ch. 3 LOF quiz/DJ 3 due. Peer review of letters. Final draft due 1/24.

    „Thursday:   Memo/letters due. Ch. 12 ETC quiz. PBL entry event.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 4 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.  Root test 25.  Form PBL groups.

    „WEEK 4

    „January 29-February 2, 2019

    „Monday: Notes on cover letters

    „Tuesday:  DJ 4 due.  Quiz ch. 4. PBL breakfast. Find job posting. Begin application letter, and email mentor to thank them.

    „Wednesday:    Write cover letter.  Email draft to mentor for review.

    „Thursday:   Revise cover letter for peer review Friday.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 5 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.  Peer review.  Select cover letter for group’s submission. Submit for evaluation.

    „WEEK 5

    „February 4-8, 2019

    „Monday: Notes on resumes

    „Tuesday:  DJ 5 due.  Quiz ch. 5.  Guest speaker on interviewing.

    „Wednesday:    Write a resume.  Email draft to mentor for review.

    „Thursday:   Revise resume for peer review Friday.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 6 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.  Peer review.  Select resume for group’s submission. Submit for evaluation.

    „WEEK 6

    „February 11-15, 2019

    „Monday: Notes on interviews/elevator pitches. Begin mock interview preparation assignment.

    „Tuesday:  DJ 6 due.  Quiz ch. 6.  Mock interview preparation. Write elevator pitch and begin videoing your pitch.

    „Wednesday:    Guest speaker.

    „Thursday:   Mock interviews—video each person.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 7 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Wednesday Root test 25.

    „WEEK 7

    „February 18-22, 2019

    „Monday: Inservice

    „Tuesday:  Mock interviews sixth-seventh periods. Practice interviewing during second.

    „Wednesday:    DJ 7 due.  Quiz ch. 7.  Revision of resumes and cover letters.

    „Thursday:   Clocking of resumes/cover letters.  Submit by 11:59 PM.

    „Friday:  Read ch. 8 LOF. Quiz/DJ due Tuesday. Begin manual assignment.

    „WEEK 8

    „February 25-March 1, 2019

    „Monday:  PBL Reflection. Write remaining thank you notes. Discuss manual assignment.  Proposal memo due Tuesday.

    „Tuesday:   Read chapters 6/10 ETC for quiz Friday. Proposal memo due.

    „Wednesday:    Begin rough draft.  Cite visuals appropriately.  label them appropriately. Rough draft due Monday, March 5 for peer review.

    „Thursday:  Write rough draft.

    „Friday:  Quiz over chapters 6/10 ETC. Write rough draft due Monday for peer review.

    „WEEK 9

    „March 4-8, 2019

    „Monday:  Peer review.

    „Tuesday:   Revise final draft. Clocking Monday after the holiday.

    „Wednesday:    Revise draft.  Midterm review.

    „Thursday:  Midterm.

    „Friday:  Read chapter 8 LOF.  Write DJ.  Quiz/DJ due Tuesday after the holiday.

    „WEEK 10

    „March 18-22, 2019

    „Monday:  Clocking.  Final draft due Tuesday in Canvas.  Read chapters 8-9 in ETC for quiz Wednesday.

    „Tuesday:    Discuss report assignment.  Proposal memo due Thursday.  Begin prewriting due Wednesday. Ch. 8 quiz. DJ due.

    „Wednesday:    Prewriting for report.  Start proposal memo due Thursday.  Chs. 8-9 quiz.

    „Thursday:  Proposal memo due. Analyze model reports.

    „Friday:  Read chapter 8 LOF.  Write DJ.  Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.  Root test 27.

    „WEEK 11

    „March 25-29, 2019

    „Monday:  Write interview questions due Tuesday—answers due Friday. Begin working bibliography due Wednesday.

    „Tuesday:    Ch. 9 quiz. DJ due.  Interview questions due today.

    „Wednesday:    Working bibliography due today.  Write rough draft due next Wednesday for peer review.

    „Thursday:  Write rough draft.

    „Friday:  Read chapter 10 LOF.  Write DJ.  Quiz/DJ due Tuesday.   

    „WEEK 12

    „April 1-5, 2019

    „Monday:  Work on rough draft.

    „Tuesday:    Ch. 10 quiz. DJ due.  Finish rough draft.

    „Wednesday:     Rough draft due today for peer review.

    „Thursday:   Revise draft to avoid passive voice.

    „Friday:  Early release. Read ch. 11 LOF. DJ/quiz Tuesday.

    „WEEK 13

    „April 8-12, 2019

    „Monday:  Revise rough draft for sentence fragments and run-ons.

    „Tuesday:    Ch. 11 quiz. DJ due.  Notes on TPCASTT using Schoolsville

    „Wednesday:     Revise rough draft for clocking Friday.

    „Thursday:   Notes on TPCASTT.  Choose poem and begin individual TPCASTTs due Monday.

    „Friday:  Clocking.  Final draft due tonight.

    „WEEK 14

    „April 15-17, 2019

    „Monday:  Begin poetry project. TPCASTT due Tuesday.

    „Tuesday:    Work on poetry project.

    „Wednesday:     Work on poetry project due Monday.

    „Thursday:   Holiday

    „Friday:  Holiday

    „WEEK 15

    „April 23-26, 2019

    „Monday:  Holiday

    „Tuesday:    Poetry presentations

    „Wednesday:     Poetry presentations

    „Thursday:   Poetry presentations

    „Friday:  Poetry presentations

    „WEEK 16

    „April 29-May 3, 2019

    „Monday:  Poetry presentations

    „Tuesday:    Poetry presentations

    „Wednesday:     Poetry presentations

    „Thursday:   Poetry presentations

    „Friday:  Poetry presentations, Root test 28

    „WEEK 17

    „May 6-10, 2019

    „Monday:  Poetry presentations, test review.

    „Tuesday:    Final Exam

    „Wednesday:     Read Rime of the Ancient Mariner, poetry review.

    „Thursday:   Poetry test

    „Friday:  Root test 29.  Read ch. 12 LOF, write DJ due Tuesday.

    „WEEK 18

    „May 13-17 2019

    „Monday:  Poetry test

    „Tuesday:    LOF group assignment/review

    „Wednesday:     LOF group assignment. Presentations begin.

    „Thursday:   LOF group assignment presentation.

    „Friday:  Root test 30.  LOF test.

    „WEEK 19

    „May 20-22, 2019

    „Monday:  End-of-year activity

    „Tuesday:    1, 3, 4, 5, 7 period final exams

    „Wednesday:     2, 6, 8 period final exams.

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