WS-B 2-05 (10/23)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 4: Descriptive essays: Moving from paragraph to essay
    • Understanding the writing process: The seven steps
    • Review of essay writing
    • Peer review on the Unit 4 essays
  3. Announcements/Homework

WS-B 2-03 (10/09)

  1. Announcements
    • Class canceled on October 16 (business trip)
  2. Unit 4: Descriptive essays: Moving from paragraph to essay
    • Understanding the writing process: The seven steps
      1. Choose a topic
      2. Brainstorm
      3. Outline
      4. Write the first draft
      5. Get feedback from a peer
      6. Revise the first draft
      7. Proofread the first draft
    • Topic selection
    • Brainstorming
  3. Announcements/Homework

WS-B 2-02 (10/02)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 4: Descriptive essays: Moving from paragraph to essay
    • Outlining a descriptive essay
    • Studying a descriptive essay
    • Understanding the writing process: The seven steps
      1. Choose a topic
      2. Brainstorm
      3. Outline
      4. Write the first draft
      5. Get feedback from a peer
      6. Revise the first draft
      7. Proofread the first draft
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, October 08:
      • Slack posts both in #topics and #journal.
      • Think of one or two possible topics for the essay assignment. クラス全員が興味を持てて、5つのパラグラフで構成されるエッセイとして書けそうなテーマを考えてきてください。

WS-B 15 (07/17)

  1. Announcements
  2. Course summary
  3. Final exam
  4. Announcements/Homework
    • ASAP
      • Paragraphs 2 & 3 の未提出分
    • By Tuesday, July 31:
      • Continue Slack postings. 7月31日投稿分までを前期の成績に算入します。
    • Summer assignment:
      • 夏休みの課題として、Slack 投稿を続けてもらいます。夏休み中の投稿は後期の成績に算入します。

WS-B 13 (07/03)

  1. Announcements
  2. Paragraph two: Seasons (classification)
    • Instructor’s feedback
  3. Paragraph three: Reasons why Hokkaido has an increasing number of international tourists (cause-effect)
    • First draft peer feedback
  4. Paired writing @ Google Classroom
    • Problems of part-time jobs for university students
  5. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, July 09:
      • Continue Slack postings.
      • Revise Paragraph 2 @ Google Classroom.
      • Revise Paragraph 3 @ Google Classroom.

WS-B 11 (06/19)

  1. Announcements
  2. Unit 3: Types of paragraphs
    • Cause-effect paragraphs
    • Classification paragraphs
    • Topic selection
      • Reasons why Hokkaido has an increasing number of international tourists
    • Grammar for writing
  3. Announcements/Homework
    • By Monday, June 25:
      • Continue Slack postings.
      • Brainstorm on the above topic and write the following sentences.
        • Topic sentence
        • Three supporting sentences
        • Concluding sentence