In Gratitude for All Good Vibe Cupcake Eaters at...
Soñadores Name Dreams at Imagination Federation
Soñadores Having Fun at Casa de Paz, Chacraseca
My new sounds:
we are moving
Week 2 of conferences are about to start and you should be on your way to completing your expository essay. I’m looking forward to seeing the rest of the groups scheduled for this week. Remember to post your conference document to Turnitin before coming to my office. As much as like Tumblr, we are moving our electronic class to the following site. Please click on the link and save it on...
mercedes001 asked: Hi professor I am in your hybrid ENC 1102 class on tuesdays and Thursdays, I didn't make it to class on Tuesday and I spoke to one of my group members who was there. She told us that she had to join another group for that day. Now I'm confused as to what I am to do about the conference,do I make an appointment solely for myself or do I find another group?
Library Instruction 1.26.12
If you are a little late and don’t catch us by the library lobby, go to Room 2253.
Summarizing and Paraphrasing: Face to Face...
Please review the following links: Summarizing Source Material Paraphrasing Practice The following text comes from Dr. Gellis’ online article, “Playing Twenty Questions with Literature.” Read the original text and then the summary and paraphrase. In your notebooks, point out the differences in the three. Original Text “It is important, by the way, to keep the...
Face to Face Classes
Here’s the plan for this week’s face to face classes: Go over the “Walk, Talk, Cook, Eat” reading. Spend some time thinking about the walking metaphor and find connections to the questions you raised from last week’s assignment. Go over the library databases and how to access them. REMINDER: Thursday you will need to write during class time using Turnitin....
College is about learning how to make meaning. Learn how to walk (find the...– Cynthia R. Haller
Online Classes and Tuesday 4:15 Class
For the online classes this week and the Tuesday 4:15pm class (Jan. 17, we will watch Episode 9. The rest of the period, about 30 minutes or so, we will spend writing. I’d like for everyone to focus on the three or four questions you developed from last week. Choose one of the questions and begin to work on your first essay, a 750 word expository text. Aim to have a brainstorm and the...
Outline for Hybrid Tuesday & F2F Thursday...
By now everyone should have started watching Lost. By the end of this week, we should all be at around Episode 8. I’d like to take a little time for all of us to focus on one scene that comes from Episode 5, “White Rabbit.” (If you have not watched this far, please stop and catch up before completing this activity.) So we begin the task of engaging the text by paying...
Anonymous asked: Professor I have question regarding the class, it says R for Thursday and under the text says to meet on Tuesday. It is more convenient for me to go on Thursday is that okay just to show up on Thursday every week? When Thursday comes would you like for me to talk to you after class?
As I mentioned in our first class, you need to prepare for our first conference which will take place around the third week of the semester. You will need to create a writing group of three or four individuals and make an appointment for the group. Before you do, take a look at the following list. Plan on having enough material to cover each of the questions. Answer the questions in one...
Ideas for Notebook and Lost
Use the following as a help with making your notebook practical: Which episode struck you as most interesting, powerful, memorable? Explain. Is there an idea or theme that you found especially interesting in the episode? Is there a particular scene that stands out, in the way it captures an idea or is presented visually? Think about camera angles and movement, colors or the environment...
Tuesday Classes (1/10/11)
Here’s what we we’re working on today: If you’re in the Tuesday classes, we will do introductions and an overview of the course. For those on the Tuesday/ Thursday class, we will focus on “Lost” and different ways to “read” the text. We wil will spend time watching some of the show and writing in the notebook. I will also be doing a notebook check.
We will be using Turnitin this semester. If you have not used this service before, please register. If you have an account already, add the course using the appropriate identification number. The password for all of the courses is the word imagination. 4608285 THUR 11:15 4608284 THUR 12:40 4608281 THUR 9:50 4608276 TUES 11:15 4608278 ...
We start a new term and all we see ahead are possibilities. This is the fantastic thing about starting over again. As we move along in the next couple of weeks, I hope that we can all be conscious of the many choices before us and the many opportunities we will all have to learn and grow. My sincere hope is that by the end of the term we look back and we see that all of the possibilities and...