PLAR English Notes: Term 1A, 2016

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Term 1A: September 7 – November 2, 2016

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Class 1: Wednesday, September 7, 2016: course introduction, writing expectations, examples of full sentences, assignment 1 (nouns), and assignment 2 (plural nouns)

Class 2: Monday, September 12, 2016: Assignments 1 to 2 (review) and assignments 3 to 5 (full): nouns, plural nouns, pronouns, suffixes and root words, verbs

Class 3: Wednesday, September 14, 2016: Assignments 6 to 9 (syllables, adjectives, adverbs, review of the parts of speech)

Class 4: Monday, September 19, 2016: Assignments 9 to 11 (review of the parts of speech, capitalization, punctuation)

Class 5: Wednesday, September 21, 2015: Assignments 12 to 15 and an intro to assignment 16 (complete sentences, word meanings from context, newspaper article comprehension parts 1-2, short story comprehension)

Class 6: Monday, September 26, 2016: Assignment 16 (short story comprehension)

Class 7: Wednesday, September 28, 2016: Assignments 17 to 19 and one example for assignment 20 (brainstorming and idea web, purpose of writing, organize your ideas, paragraph writing)

Class 8: Monday, October 3, 2016: Assignment 20, writing a paragraph (more examples)

Class 9: Wednesday, October 5, 2016: Assignments 21 to 22 and an intro to assignments 23 and 24 (letter writing, steps to summarize, short story summary, newspaper article summary)

Class 10: Wednesday, October 12, 2016: Assignment 23 (short story summary)

Class 11: Monday, October 17, 2016: Assignment 24 (newspaper article summary) and intro to assignment 25 (writing a persuasive paragraph)

Class 12: Wednesday, October 19, 2016: Assignment 25 (writing a persuasive paragraph) and assignment 26 (three types of resumes)

Class 13: Monday, October 24, 2016: Assignment 27 (writing a resume using a computer: step-by-step instructions and an example)

Class 14: Wednesday, October 26, 2016: PLAR English practice test, first half

Class 15: Monday, October 31, 2016: PLAR English practice test, second half (the whole thing)

Class 16: Wednesday, November 2, 2016: PLAR English special guest and extra review for Assignment 23 (shot story summary)


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