PLAR English Notes: Term 1B, 2016-2017

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Term 1B: November 14, 2016 – January 27th, 2017

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Class 1: Monday, November 14th, 2016: course introduction, writing expectations, examples of full sentences

Class 2: Wednesday, November 16th, 2016: assignments 1 to 3 (nouns, plural nouns, pronouns)

Class 3: Monday, November 21st, 2016: assignments 4 and 5 (root words and suffixes; verbs)

Class 4: Thursday, November 24th, 2016: assignments 6 to 8 (syllables, adjectives, adverbs)

Class 5: Monday, November 28th, 2016: assignments 9 to 11 (other parts of speech and parts of speech review, capitalization, punctuation)

Class 6: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016: assignment 11, the last part (quotation marks) and assignments 12 to 15 (complete sentences, word meanings from context, newspaper article part 1, and newspaper article part 2).

Class 7: Monday, December 5th, 2016: Assignment 16 (short story comprehension, example story to help)

Class 8: Wednesday, December 7th, 2016: Assignments 17 to 19 (brainstorming/idea web, purpose of writing, organize your ideas), and one example for assignment 20 (paragraph writing)

Class 9: Monday, December 12th, 2016: Assignment 20 (paragraph writing)

Class 10: Wednesday, December 14th, 2016: Assignment 21 ( letter writing and assignment 22 (steps to summarize). Also a brief introduction to assignments 23 and 24.

Class 11: Monday, December 19th, 2016: Special guest and assignment 23: short story summary.

Class 12: December 21st, 2016: Second example for assignment 23: short story summary.

Class 13: January 9th, 2017: Assignment 24: newspaper article summary

Class 14: January 11th, 2017: Introduction to persuasive writing and assignment 25: persuasive paragraph, two examples

Class 15: January 16th, 2017: Two more examples for assignment 25 (persuasive paragraph) and assignment 26 (types of resumes)

Class 16: January 18th, 2017: Assignment 27: Write a resume on a computer

Class 17: January 23rd, 2017: Practice test, first half

Class 18: January 25th, 2017: Practice test, second half


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