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Spring 2019 English 20

ONLINE CALENDAR (updated weekly)

KEY:
WBK = Class Workbook
EDW = Lunsford's The Everyday Writer
STN= Mandel's Station Eleven


DATE COMPLETE BEFORE CLASS COMPLETED IN CLASS
Tue 1/22 Bring:
WBK today and every day
(Check your Saclink email.)
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 21
Activity:
Homophones WBK p. 22
Thu 1/24 Bring:
EDW today and every day
Activity:
U Policy Manual WBK pp. 31-32
Reading:
U Policy Manual Academic Honesty
Activity:
The Writing Process WBK p. 24
Activity:
Intro to Lunsford WBK p. 30
Activity:
Reading between the Lines
WBK p. 23
Tue 1/29 Bring:
STN today and every day
Bring:
A Laptop (Check One Out)
Activity:
Reading Notes 1 WBK pp. 35-36
Reading:
STN The Theater Chapters 1-6
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 37
Activity:
Computer Orientation WBK p. 33
Thu 1/31 Paper:
Diagnostic Paragraph Due for Grading
to TurnItIn.com by the beginning of our
class time. See WBK p. 29.
Bring:
A Laptop (Check One Out)
Activity:
Reading Notes 2 WBK pp. 38-39
Reading:
STN A Midsummer Night's Dream
Chapters 7-12
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 40
Activity:
Computer Orientation WBK p. 34
Tue 2/5 Activity:
Exploring a Topic WBK p. 48
Activity:
Reading Notes 3 WBK pp. 41-42
Reading:
STN I Prefer You With a Crown
Chapters 13-18
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 43
Activity:
Research Project: Parts I-III
WBK pp. 49-51
Thu 2/7 Activity:
Reflecting on Group Experience 1
WBK pp. 64-65
Activity:
Reading Notes 4 WBK pp. 69-70
Reading:
STN The Starship Chapters 19-26
You will write an in-class essay
on STN.
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p. 65
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK p.71
Activity:
In-Class Writing WBK pp. 44-47
If you were absent, email me
for the make-up question.
Tue 2/12 Activity:
Research Notes 1 WBK pp. 66-67
Activity:
Reading Notes 5 WBK pp. 72-73
Reading:
STN Toronto Chapters 27-37
OPTIONAL CONSULTATIONS
in CLV 132.
Sign up (or wait on stand-by).
Submit your late work to TurnItIn.com
before your consultation.
Bring: Hard copy of the draft(s), e-copy
of the draft(s), and WBK.
No class. No office hours.
Thu 2/14 Activity:
Reading Notes 6 WBK pp. 75-76
Reading:
STN The Airplanes Chapters 38-41
WBK will be graded in class.
Activity:
Group Discussion WBK pp. 74 & 77
Activity:
Grading Rubric Group Discussion
WBK pp. 89-90
Activity:
Feedback Sheet Group Discussion
WBK p. 91
Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 1
WBK pp. 92-94
Reading:
EDW chapter ______
Tue 2/19 Activity:
Reading Notes 7 WBK pp. 116-117
Reading:
STN The Terminal Chapters 42-47
OPTIONAL CONSULTATIONS
in CLV 132.
Sign up (or wait on stand-by).
Submit your late work to TurnItIn.com
before your consultation.
Bring: Hard copy of the draft(s), e-copy
of the draft(s), and WBK.
No class. No office hours.
Thu 2/21 Paper:
Research Proposal Due for Peer Review.
Hard copy required. See WBK pp. 52-54.
Every student must bring a complete copy.
Tue 2/26 Paper:
Research Proposal Due for Grading
to TurnItIn.com by the beginning of our
class time. See WBK pp. 52-54.
Every student must submit a copy.
(Group-written papers must all be
exactly the same.)
You will write an in-class essay
on STN.
Thu 2/28 Activity:
Reading Notes 8 WBK pp. 119-120
Reading:
STN The Prophet Chapters 48-52
Tue 3/5 Activity:
Reading Notes 9 WBK pp. 122-123
Reading:
STN Station Eleven Chapters 53-55
(end of book)
You will write an in-class essay
on STN.
Thu 3/7 Activity:
Event Critique 1 WBK pp. 85-88
Tue 3/12 Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 2
WBK pp. 113-115
Reading:
EDW chapter ______
OPTIONAL CONSULTATIONS
in CLV 132.
[Signup link will appear here.]
Sign up (or wait on stand-by).
Submit your late/revised work to
TurnItIn.com before your consultation.
Bring: Hard copy of the draft(s), e-copy
of the draft(s), and WBK.
No class. No office hours.
Thu 3/14 Paper:
In-Class Essay Due for Peer Review.
Must be individually written.
Hard copy required. See WBK p. 134-136.
Finalized Research Topic Deadline.
See WBK p. 58.
WBK will be graded in class.
Fri 3/15 Presentation Handouts for
Next Week Due
to TurnItIn.com
by Noon. See WBK pp. 54-58 and
Sample Presentation Handout
3/18
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3/22
SPRING BREAK
Tue 3/26 Activity:
Research Notes 2 WBK pp. 151-152
Scheduled Presentations:
[Names will be listed here.]
See WBK pp. 54-58.
Thu 3/28 Paper:
Preliminary Reference Page 2 Due
for Workshop. Hard copy required.
See WBK p. 153. Group members
may bring partial copies.
Scheduled Presentations:
[Names will be listed here.]
See WBK pp. 54-58.
Fri 3/29 Presentation Handouts for
Next Week Due
to TurnItIn.com
by Noon. See WBK pp. 54-58 and
Sample Presentation Handout
Tue 4/2 Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 4
WBK pp. 148-150
Reading:
EDW chapter ______
Scheduled Presentations:
[Names will be listed here.]
See WBK pp. 54-58.
Thu 4/4 Activity:
Event Critique 2 WBK pp. 141-144
Scheduled Presentations:
[Names will be listed here.]
See WBK pp. 54-58.
Tue 4/9 Paper:
Research Paper Due for Peer Review.
Hard copy required. See WBK pp. 59-62.
Every student must bring a complete copy.
Thu 4/11 Activity:
Personalized Grammar Activity 5
WBK pp. 157-159
Reading:
EDW chapter ______
OPTIONAL CONSULTATIONS
in CLV 132.
[Signup link will appear here.]
Sign up (or wait on stand-by).
Submit your ungraded/revised work to
TurnItIn.com before your consultation.
Bring: Hard copy of the draft(s), e-copy
of the draft(s), and WBK.
No class. No office hours.
Fri 4/12 Presentation Handouts for
Next Week Due
to TurnItIn.com
by Noon. See WBK pp. 54-58 and
Sample Presentation Handout
Tue 4/16 Paper:
Research Paper Due for Grading
to TurnItIn.com by the beginning of our
class time. See WBK pp. 59-62.
Every student must submit a copy.
(Group-written papers must all be
exactly the same.)
Thu 4/18 Activity:
Event Critique 3 WBK pp. 160-163
Scheduled Presentations:
[Names will be listed here.]
See WBK pp. 54-58.
Fri 4/19 Presentation Handouts for
Next Week Due
to TurnItIn.com
by Noon. See WBK pp. 54-58 and
Sample Presentation Handout
Tue 4/23 Paper:
Event Critique Due for Peer Review.
Must be individually written.
Hard copy required. See WBK p. 171-172.
WBK will be graded in class.
Thu 4/25 Activity:
Preparing for the Portfolio WBK p. 182
Scheduled Presentations:
[Names will be listed here.]
See WBK pp. 54-58.
Tue 4/30 Activity:
Planning Your Cover Letter WBK p. 184
OPTIONAL CONSULTATIONS
in CLV 132.
[Signup link will appear here.]
Sign up (or wait on stand-by).
Submit your ungraded/revised work to
TurnItIn.com before your consultation.
Bring: Hard copy of the draft(s), e-copy
of the draft(s), and WBK.
No class. No office hours.
Thu 5/2 Paper:
Event Critique Due for Peer Review.
Must be individually written.
Hard copy required. See WBK p. 171-172.
Paper:
Cover Letter Due for Peer Review.
Must be individually written.
Hard copy required. See WBK p. 183.
Papers:
Last Chance Peer Review on any draft.
Hard copies required. See WBK pp. 12-13.
Last class meeting.
Deadline for late work &
absence excuses.
FINAL Workbook Score Given

Mon 5/6 LAST OPTIONAL CONSULTATIONS
in CLV 132.
[Signup link will appear here.]
Sign up (or wait on stand-by).
Submit your ungraded/revised work to
TurnItIn.com before your consultation.
Bring: Hard copy of the draft(s), e-copy
of the draft(s), and WBK.
Tue 5/7 PORTFOLIO DUE FOR FINAL GRADING
by the beginning of our class time.

to TurnItIn. See WBK pp. 12-13.
No late work accepted
after drop-box closes.
No final exam.
No Class. No Office Hours.

Graded portfolios can be accessed on
TurnItIn after Final's Week.


LINKS

Event Page
TurnItIn.com
Access Microsoft Word Online
Grammar and Spell Check Demo
Grading Rubric
Purdue OWL
Sac State Student Writing Handbook
Email Etiquette
Campus Lab Hours
Laptop Check Out
Help for Students' Basic Needs: Food, Shelter, Income
Student Health and Counseling Services


Tutoring:

The Writing Center
PARC


Sample Bio Paragraphs:

Emily St. John Mandel
Indigo Moor
Gene Luen Yang


Sample Papers:

Sample Research Proposal
Sample Presentation Handout
See more papers inside the Sample Portfolio


Workbook Activity Links:

U Policy Manual Academic Honesty
More About Plagiarism
"Real World Writing: What Employers Expect" Linville
Sac State Hornet Newspaper


Research Links:

General Research Guidance
Sac State Library
Possible Research Topics for Station Eleven
Interview Guidelines


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