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Fall 2017 English 5

ONLINE CALENDAR (updated weekly)

KEY:
WBK = Class Workbook
EDW = Lunsford's The Everyday Writer
KWOK= Kwok's Girl in Translation


DATE COMPLETE BEFORE CLASS COMPLETED IN CLASS
Tue 8/29 Bring:
WBK today and every day
(Check your Saclink email.)
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 19
Activity:
Intro to Analyzing a Poem WBK p. 20
Thu 8/31 Activity:
Analyzing a Poem 1 - 3 WBK pp. 21-23
Reading:
"When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer"
"'Hope' is the thing with feathers"
"The Road Not Taken"
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 24
Activity:
Reading between the Lines WBK p. 25
Activity:
Homophones WBK p. 26
Tue 9/5 Activity:
Analyzing a Poem 4 - 6 WBK pp. 27-29
Reading:
"Love is not all"
"Still I Rise"
"Evolution"
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 30
Activity:
Literary Terms WBK pp. 31-32
Activity:
Choosing Your Group WBK p. 33
Activity:
Choosing a Theme WBK p. 34
Thu 9/7 Activity:
U Policy Manual WBK pp. 35-36
Reading:
U Policy Manual Academic Honesty
Bring:
Flash Drive
Meet in Computer Lab, CLV 131
Activity:
Computer Lab 1 WBK pp. 37 - 40
Tue 9/12 Activity:
Reflecting on Group Experience 1
WBK pp. 46-47
Bring:
3 Poems per person on theme
(hard copy, separate pages)
see WBK p. 40
Flash Drive
Meet in Computer Lab, CLV 131
Activity:
Computer Lab 2 WBK pp. 48 - 50
Thu 9/14 Bring:
Image(s) & Author Bios for your author
(hard copy) see WBK pp. 49-50
5 Poems (one hard copy of each) and
Laptop (group secretary)
Activity:
Author Bio Workshop WBK pp. 51 - 52
Activity:
Citation Workshop WBK pp. 53 - 55
Tue 9/19 Paper:
Your Typed Author Bio
(hard copy, separate page)
see WBK pp. 51-52
Paper:
Typed Works Cited for the
entire Poetry Anthology
(hard copy, group secretary)
see WBK pp. 53-55
Bring:
EDW today and every day
Activity:
Peer Review WBK pp. 56 - 57
Activity:
Revision Plan WBK p. 58
Thu 9/21 Paper to be Graded:
Group secretaries submit
entire Poetry Anthology
to TurnItIn.com by the beginning of class.
See WBK pp. 41-42
Activity:
Event Critique 1 WBK pp. 59-62
Activity:
The Writing Process WBK p. 63
Activity:
Grading Rubric WBK pp. 64-65
Activity:
Intro to Lunsford's EDW WBK p. 66
Tue 9/26 Activity:
Prewriting Individual Poetry Essay
WBK pp. 67-72
Grammar Test given in class today.
Activity:
Group Anthology Revision Plan WBK p. 73
Activity:
Revising End Punctuation WBK pp. 74-77
Activity:
Revising Wordy Sentences WBK pp. 107-110
Wed 9/27 Optional Drop-in Student-Teacher
Conferences in CLV 132,
9:00am - Noon.

No appointment needed.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
One meeting per group, please.
Thu 9/28 Paper to be Graded (Optional):
Group secretaries submit
Revised Poetry Anthology
to TurnItIn.com by the beginning of class.
See WBK pp. 41-42
Paper:
Typed Individual Poetry Essay
(hard copy) see WBK pp. 43-45
WBK will be graded in class.
Activity:
Peer Review WBK pp. 78-79
Activity:
Revision Plan WBK p. 80
Activity:
Analyzing Grammar Test WBK pp. 81-82
Mon 10/2
-
Fri 10/6
Student-Teacher Grading
Conferences on Individual
Poetry Essay in CLV 132.

Sign up and submit your work to
TurnItIn.com before your conference.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
See WBK p. 83.
No class. No office hours.
Tue 10/10 Paper:
Typed Revised Individual Poetry Essay
(hard copy) see WBK pp. 43-45 & p. 84
Activity:
Reading Notes 1 WBK pp. 85-86
Reading:
KWOK Prologue & Chapters 1-2
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 87
Activity:
Revising Capitalization WBK pp. 88-90
Activity:
Revising Pronouns WBK pp. 91-93
Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 1
WBK pp. 94-96
Wed 10/11 Optional Drop-in Student-Teacher
Conferences in CLV 132,
9:00am - Noon & 1:00pm - 3:00pm

No appointment needed.
Submit your work to TurnItIn.com
before you come.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
Thu 10/12 Activity:
Finish Personalized Grammar Activity 1
if not finished in class WBK pp. 94-96
Activity:
Reading Notes 2 WBK pp. 97-98
Reading:
KWOK Chapters 3-4
You will write an in-class essay
on KWOK.
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 99
Activity:
In-Class Essay on KWOK chapters 1-4
WBK pp. 100-103
If you were absent, email me
for the make-up question.
Tue 10/17 No office hours. No Class.
Complete at home—

Activity:
Reading Notes 3 WBK pp. 104-105
Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 2
WBK pp. 111-113
Reading:
EDW chapter(s) ______
Reading:
KWOK Chapters 5-6
Thu 10/19 Activity:
Reflecting on Group Experience 2
WBK p. 114
Activity:
Reading Notes 4 WBK pp. 115-116
Reading:
KWOK Chapters 7-8
You will write an in-class essay
on KWOK.
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 117
Activity:
In-Class Essay on KWOK chapters 5-8
WBK pp. 118-121
If you were absent, email me
for the make-up question.
Tue 10/24 Activity:
Reading Notes 5 WBK pp. 122-123
Reading:
KWOK Chapters 9-10
WBK will be graded in class.
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 124
Activity:
Types of Writing WBK pp. 125-126
Activity:
Types of Reading WBK pp. 127-128
Activity:
Editing Tips WBK pp. 129-131
Wed 10/25 Optional Drop-in Student-Teacher
Conferences in CLV 132,
9:00am - Noon & 1:00pm - 3:00pm

No appointment needed.
Submit your work to TurnItIn.com
before you come.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
Thu 10/26 Activity:
Reading Notes 6 WBK pp. 132-133
Reading:
KWOK Chapters 11-12
You will write an in-class essay
on KWOK.
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 134
Activity:
In-Class Essay on KWOK chapters 9-12
WBK pp. 135-138
If you were absent, email me
for the make-up question.
Tue 10/31 Activity:
Event Critique 2 WBK pp. 139-142
Activity:
Reading Notes 7 WBK pp. 143-144
Reading:
KWOK Chapters 13-14 (end of novel)
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 152
Read and Discuss Sample Paper
Thu 11/2 Paper:
Typed Revised In-Class Essay
(hard copy) see WBK pp. 153-155
Activity:
Exploring a Major & Career WBK p. 152
Activity:
Revising Commas WBK pp. 160-162
Activity:
Peer Review WBK pp. 157-158
Activity:
Revision Plan WBK p. 159
Activity:
Selecting a Major & Career WBK p. 156
Tue 11/7 Research Day. No Class.
Activity:
Request Interviews
see WBK pp. 146-148
Activity:
Computer Lab 3 WBK pp. 166-167
Activity:
Conducting Research WBK pp. 168-169
---And---
Optional Drop-in Student-Teacher
Conferences in CLV 132
for research help or re-grading,
7:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 5:30.

No appointment needed.
Submit your work to TurnItIn.com
before you come.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
Thu 11/9 Paper:
Typed Preliminary Works Cited for
for Writing in my Career paper
(hard copy) see WBK pp. 170-172
Activity:
Event Critique 3 WBK pp. 173-176
Activity:
Reading Activity (2 Parts)
WBK pp. 177-183
Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 3
WBK pp. 163-165
Tue 11/14 Paper:
Typed entire Writing in my Career paper
(hard copy) see WBK pp. 148-151
Activity:
Finish Personalized Grammar Activity 3
if not finished in class WBK pp. 163-165
WBK will be graded in class.
Activity:
Peer Review WBK pp. 184-185
Activity:
Revision Plan WBK p. 186
Activity:
Self-Assessment WBK pp. 187-195
Thu 11/16
-
Wed 11/22
Student-Teacher Grading
Conferences on on Writing in
my Career paper in CLV 132.

Sign up and submit your work to
TurnItIn.com before your conference.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
See WBK p. 196.
No class. No office hours.
Thu 11/23 CAMPUS CLOSED
THANKSGIVING BREAK
Tue 11/28 Paper:
Typed Revised Event Critique (hard copy)
see WBK pp. 197-198
Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 4
WBK pp. 199-201
Reading:
EDW chapter(s) ______
Wed 11/29 Optional Drop-in Student-Teacher
Conferences in CLV 132,
9:00am - Noon.

No appointment needed.
Submit your work to TurnItIn.com
before you come.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
Thu 11/30 Paper:
Cover Letter (e copy) see WBK p. 10
Bring:
Flash Drive with all drafts for portfolio
Meet in Computer Lab, MND 2004
Tue 12/5 Paper:
Typed Revised Cover Letter
(hard copy) see WBK p. 10
Paper(s):
Any Portfolio Drafts for Last Chance Peer
Review (hard copy) see WBK pp. 10-11
Last class meeting.
Deadline for late work &
absence excuses.
FINAL WBK Score Given
Wed 12/6 Optional Drop-in Student-Teacher
Conferences in CLV 132,
7:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 3:30.

No appointment needed.
Submit your work to TurnItIn.com
before you come.
Bring: flash drive with drafts,
hard copies of drafts, and WBK.
Thu 12/7 PORTFOLIO DUE
FOR FINAL GRADING
by the beginning of our class time.

to TurnItIn
No late work accepted. No final exam.
No Class. No Office Hours.
Thu 12/14 FINAL OFFICE HOUR
NOON - 1:00


LINKS

Event Page
TurnItIn.com
Access Microsoft Word Online
Grammar and Spell Check Demo
Sign up for Student-Teacher Grading Conference 2
MLA Basics
Class References
Purdue OWL
Sac State Library
General Research Guidance
Interview Guidelines
Email Etiquette
Campus Lab Hours


Sample Papers:

Sample Poetry Anthology
Sample Event Critique
Sample Writing in my Career Essay
Sample Portfolio


Workbook Activity Links:

"Nothing Gold Can Stay" Frost
"When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer" Whitman
"'Hope' is the thing with feathers" Dickinson
"The Road Not Taken" Frost
"Love is not all" Millay
"Still I Rise" Angelou
"Evolution" Alexie
U Policy Manual Academic Honesty
Sac State Hornet Newspaper


Poetry Links:

Poets.org
Poetry Archive
Poetry Foundation
Biography


Major and Career Links:

Interview Questions for Students
Interview Questions for Professionals
Princeton Review's "Guide to Choosing College Majors"
Reese "See which college degrees lead to well-paying jobs"
Degrees Offered at Sac State
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Sac State Writing for Specific Disciplines
Sac State Student Writing Handbook (See pp. 106 - 168 for more info about writing in your field.)
Montclair State U Writing in the Disciplines
U of Tennessee Writing in the Disciplines



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