WS-B 14 (07/23)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 2: Five elements of good writing
    • Feedback on Unit 2 paragraph second draft
  3. Unit 3: Types of paragraphs
  4. Homework
    • By Monday, July 29:
      • Continue Slack postings.
      • Study for the exam.
      • Third draft of Unit 2 paragraph (if I had one million yen) and submit it @ Google Classroom.
      • Second draft of Unit 3 paragraph (effects of exercises) and submit it @ Google Classroom.

WS-B 13 (07/09)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • Feedback on Unit 1 paragraph second draft
  3. Unit 3: Types of paragraphs
    • Outline peer review
    • Writing the first draft
  4. Homework
    • By Monday, July 22:
      • Continue Slack postings.
      • Third draft of Unit 1 paragraph (a place I would like to visit) and submit it @ Google Classroom.
      • First draft of Unit 3 paragraph (effects of exercises) and submit it @ Google Classroom.

WS-B 12 (07/02)

  1. Announcements
    • Seating chart
    • グローバル人材育成セミナー on Wednesday, July 10 (16:00-17:30). More information later.
  2. Unit 3: Types of paragraphs
      • Cause-effect paragraphs
      • Classification paragraphs
      • Topic selection
        • Effects of exercises
      • Grammar for writing
  3. Homework
    • By Monday, July 08:
      • Continue Slack postings.
      • Brainstorm on the above topic and write the following sentences.
        • Topic sentence
        • Three supporting sentences
        • Concluding sentence

 

WS-B 10 (06/18)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 2: Five elements of good writing
  3. Unit 3: Types of paragraphs
    • Descriptive paragraphs
    • Comparison of paragraphs
    • Cause-effect paragraphs
    • Classification paragraphs
  4. 授業改善アンケート
  5. Homework
    • By Monday, June 24

WS-B 08 (06/04)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 2: Five elements of good writing
    • Five elements of good writing
      • Clarity
        • Clear pronoun reference
      • Unity
      • Coherence
    • Paragraph 2 topic selection
      • Topic: What would I do if I had one million yen
      • Purpose: To entertain the audience
  3. Homework
    • By Monday, June 10:
      • Brainstorm on the above topic and write the topic sentence.
      • Continue Slack postings.

WS-B 05 (05/14)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 1: Introduction to paragraphs
    • What is a paragraph?
      • Grammar for writing
        • Checking for verbs and fragments
        • Nouns and noun forms
      • Paragraph writing
        • Concluding sentences
        • Four features of a well-written paragraph
        • Peer editing (peer editing sheet 1)
  3. Homework/Announcements
    • By Monday, May 20:
      • Revise Unit 1 paragraph (a place I would like to visit) and submit it @ Google Classroom [https://classroom.google.com/].
      • Continue Slack postings.