Course Description

This is a basic writing course that teaches development of writing skills through an integrated reading and writing approach with a focus on writing that responds to questions, prompts, and real-world writing situations.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Generate and organize ideas into paragraphs and essays by using the following elements: a clear topic sentence/thesis, logical structure & transitions, and adequate supporting evidence.
  • Identify and edit for sentence boundaries, verb endings and agreement, and other critical elements of grammar.

The ASSIGNMENTS

R.E.S.P.E.C.T. - Illustration

  • Prompt:
  • Reading:
  • Grammatical Focus:

 - Comparison-Contrast

  • Prompt:
  • Reading:
  • Grammatical Focus:

 - Causal Analysis

  • Prompt:
  • Reading:
  • Grammatical Focus:

 - Persuasion

  • Prompt:
  • Reading:
  • Grammatical Focus:

Reflections of Me - Narrative

  • Prompt:
  • Reading:
  • Grammatical Focus:

Writing on Demand