WS-B 2-14 (01/15)

  1. Announcements
  2. Writing test practice @ Google Classroom
  3. Unit 7: Classification essays
    • Outline feedback
    • First draft
  4. Announcements/Homework
    • Every week:
      • Slack posts both in #topics and #journal
    • By Monday, January 21:
      • Unit 7 Essay First Draft @ Google Classroom

WS−B 2-13 (12/18)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 7: Classification essays
    • Classification essays
    • Organization of a classification essay
    • Grammar for writing
  3. Paired writing
  4. Announcements/Homework
    • Every week:
      • Slack posts both in #topics and #journal
    • By Monday, December 24:
      • Unit 7 Essay Outline @ Google Classroom
        • Topic: SNSs (can be classified by … into three types).
        • Principles of organization: 各自で設定してください。3つのカテゴリーに分けられるものを考えてください。
        • Thesis statement、2-4 パラグラフの topic sentences、concluding sentence は完成された文で、それ以外はキーワードの形で。

WS-B 2-10 (11/27)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 5: Comparison essays
    • Writing a comparative essay
      • Second draft peer review
  3. Unit 6: Cause-effect essays
    • Lecture and model essay analysis (cause effect worksheet)
    • Choosing a topic:
      • (Negative) effects of excessive use of smart phones
  4. Announcements/Homework
    • Every week:
      • Slack posts both in #topics and #journal
    • By Monday, December 03:
      • Outline of the cause-effect essay. 提出できる形で用意してください。手書きでもOK。

WS-B 2-09 (11/20)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 5: Comparison essays
    • Writing a comparative essay
      • First draft peer review
    • Grammar for writing
      • Word forms and common suffixes
      • Connectors and transitions
      • Comparative and superlative
      • Parallel structure
  3. Announcements/Homework

WS-B 2-08 (11/13)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 5: Comparison essays
    • Organization of a comparison essay (review)
    • Grammar for writing (Activities 12 &13)
    • Topic selection
      • Watching movies in the theater or at home
    • Brainstorming
    • Outlining
  3.  Announcements/Homework

WS-B 2-07 (11/06)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 5: Comparison essays
    • Comparison essays
    • Organization of a comparison essay
    • Grammar for writing (Activities 9, 10, & 11)
  3.  Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, November 12:
      • Slack posts both in #topics and #journal
      • Activities 12 & 13 (pp. 132)
      • Think of possible topics for the comparison essay.

WS-B 2-06 (10/30)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 4: Descriptive essays: Moving from paragraph to essay
    • Second draft peer review
    • Concluding paragraph
    • Writing the third draft
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, November 05:
      • Slack posts both in #topics and #journal
    • Unit 4 essay third draft @ Google Classroom
        • 最後まで完成させてください。10/29日までに提出済みの second draft については、Google Classroom 経由でコメントを返却してあるので、加筆修正時の参考にしてください。