WS-B 11 (06/27)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 2: Five elements of good writing
    • Five elements of good writing
      • Unity
      • Coherence
  3. Homework
    • By Monday, July 03:
      • Paragraph 2 topic selection. 以下の条件に合うトピックを提案してもらいます。考えてきてください。
        • Purpose: To inform the reader about the topic.
        • Type: Classification paragraph.
      • Continue Slack postings.

WS-B 06 (05/23)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • What is a paragraph?
      • Grammar for writing
        • Fragments
        • Nouns and noun forms
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, June 05:
      • Revise your paragraph on the benefits of studying English and submit it @ Google Classroom.
      • Continue Slack postings.

WS-B 05 (05/09)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • What is a paragraph?
      • Homework review (topic sentence)
      • Supporting sentences
        • Types of supporting sentences
      • Avoiding unrelated sentences
      • Concluding sentence
      • Paragraph writing
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, May 22:
      • Write a complete paragraph on the benefits of studying English @ Google Classroom.
      • Continue Slack postings.

WS-B 04 (05/02)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • What is a paragraph?
      • Homework review (brainstorming)
      • Supporting sentences
        • Types of supporting sentences
      • Avoiding unrelated sentences
      • Paragraph writing
        • Benefits of studying English
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, May 08:
      • Write the topic sentence of your paragraph on the benefits of studying English @ Google Classroom.
      • Continue Slack postings.

WS-B 03 (04/25)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • What is a paragraph?
      • Homework review
      • Topic sentence continued
      • Brainstorming
      • Supporting sentences
        • Types of supporting sentences
      • Avoiding unrelated sentences
      • Paragraph writing
        • Benefits of studying English
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • Before next class:
      • On a blank sheet of A4 paper, brainstorming on the “benefits of studying English.”
      • Continue Slack postings.

WS-B 02 (04/18)

  1. Announcements
  2. WS-B 2017 Slack
    • Follow up
      • Aim for 300+ words / week (x 15 = 4,500+ words / semester)
  3. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • What is a paragraph?
      • Topic sentences
      • Five features of a good topic sentence
      • Brainstorming
      • Supporting sentences
      • Avoiding unrelated sentences
  4. Announcements/Homework
    • Before next class:
      • Textbook Activity 3 on pp. 8-9.
      • Continue Slack postings.