English 1A Schedule Summer 2014


Date

Assignment Due

Monday, June 16

Course Information

Begin Essay 1: Article Summary

Tuesday, June 17

"How to Mark a Book"

SUS pp. 65-77
SUS pp.  84-88

Thursday, June 19

Essay Draft 1
"How to Say Nothing in 500 Words"
Kurt Vonnegut on Writing

SUS pp. 65-77 (continued)

Monday, June 23

Essay 1: Article Summary Due

Begin Essay 2: Evolution
Begin Research Report

SUS pp. 91-112

NASA Chart on Scientific Method
Last Day to Request P/NP option

Tuesday, June 24

Writing/Homework 6

 SUS pp.  113-129

Fallacious Arguments
Logical Fallacies from Purdue OWL

Thursday, June 26

Essay Draft 2

 SUS pp. 130-132

Monday, June 30

Essay 2: Evolution Due

Begin Essay 3: Health Concerns

 SUS pp. 185-197

Tuesday, July 1

 SUS pp. 290-297, 311-314, 318-328

Thursday, July 3

Essay Draft 3

SUS pp. 252-267

Monday, July 7

Essay 3: Health concerns

Begin Essay 4: The Paranormal

 SUS pp. 84-88, (review), 298-310

Tuesday, July 8

SUS pp. 268-288, 338-356

Thursday, July 10

Essay Draft 4

SUS pp. 329-337 

Monday, July 14

Essay 4: The Paranormal

Last Day to drop with W grade

 "The Charms of Wikipedia"
Huffington Post article on plagiarism

Tuesday, July 15

Research Report Workshop
Pocket Style Manual Research Sections

Thursday, July 17

Read Sample Essay 1
Read Sample Essay 2
Research Report Workshop

Pocket Style Manual Research Sections

Monday, July 21

Research Report Draft

Research Report Workshop

Pocket Style Manual Research Sections

Tuesday, July 22

Conferences

Pocket Style Manual Research Sections

Thursday, July 24

Research Report
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