Session_08: MLA Formatting -The Second Draft

MLA Style Center Summary: We worked on specific academic writing issues for the MLA introduction of two paragraphs, and the entire paper. Alex Essay Writing Tool Step 10 – Revising  Homework due via email (Sending earlier than the deadline is great for quick feedback to you!): Do WAVE for your essay before emailing your first MLA draft! W = Put your paper through MLA Essay Write & Improve A = MLA Style -Owl Purdue V = Veritus Certify! Check against Plagiarism -Leander HughesE = Check all Explanations attachments, download “Instructions-for-MLA-Writing_AEW1,” and type your paper directly in the document. Once finished your draft, please email… Read More

Workshop_08 MLA -The 1st Draft

MLA Style Center Summary:   Homework due via email (Sending earlier than the deadline is great for quick feedback to you!): Do WAVE for your essay before emailing your first MLA draft! W = Put your paper through MLA Essay Write & Improve A = MLA Style -Owl Purdue V = Veritus Certify! Check against Plagiarism -Leander HughesE = Check all Explanations attachments, download “Instructions-for-MLA-Writing_AEW2,” and type your paper directly in the document. Once finished your draft, please email it to me. “Explanations” Attachments: Instructions-for-MLA-Writing_AEW2Download AEW2__MLA-Midterm-Assessment-GuidelinesDownload OWL-Purdue-MLA-9th_PPt-1Download MLA Sample Paper on Propaganda (Same as the Synthesized Notes Sample) Student Sample MLA Paper on Brexit… Read More

Workshop_05: The MLA Academic Essay -Finalizing the Gathering of Your Research

Summary: We focused on editing the Works Cited entries from your notes. Then, the students communicated their issue development in a group of three. Documents: Quick Guide to Citing in MLA 9th Edition MLA 9th Quick Guide “Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.” -Augustine Og Mandino Homework due on 06/29/2022, by 7 PM via taking photos of your notes and insert the photos for research notes #6. MLA Note Sample: Instructions for Homework Content: 1. Please, take your final… Read More

Session_05: The MLA Academic Essay – Summarizing Solutions and Conclusions

Summary: We learned more about and formatting Modern Language Association (MLA) Works Cited. Then, collaboratively, we made sure you know more about the steps of the research process, the key terms of academic writing, narrowing down a research topic, finding reliable and solid research material, and taking useful notes. We also carefully considered and followed the activities of Alex Essay Writing Tool, steps 7 – 8 to focus on your close reading. Outline of our Research Process: Basic Information -Wide reading Causes -Wide reading Further Examples or Case Studies – Close reading Effects -Close… Read More

ICR Class 11: Cycle 2 sharing news stories & graded reader 7

Summary: Thanks for meeting me on Zoom! I hope you enjoyed the lesson. When you have time this week, please write reflections in your Google Doc. to think about your English learning progress. The questions are: 1. How did you participate in class today? Please describe as best you can. 2. What did you learn about your issue? You speaking pairs issues?  3. What are your next SMART (simple, manageable, attainable, reasonable, timely) learning goals?  Homework due uploaded to your Google Drive Shared file before class on 06/27/2022: Please upload the pictures of… Read More

第 11回 Cycle 4 sharing research notes 4: Possible actions & solutions -12/05/2022

Summary: You discussed in pairs the possible actions and solutions to your issue. Then, we discussed ways to prepare for your Cycle 4 presentations on December 12th or December 19th. Finally, you reflected on the three questions in your Google Doc.  Presentation Content and Design in case you need to present on Zoom due to COVID-19: Stratvert, K. (2020, July 24). How to properly present PowerPoint slides in Zoom [Video]. Youtube.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNOZRa089-U I recommend before you start to create your slideshow restate your five research questions based the five sections below and then catagorize your notes… Read More

Workshop_04 The MLA Academic Essay: Effects & Solutions

Summary: Two students and I worked together on correcting several MLA Works Cited sources on in the Google Docs and the original sources. Then, there was not so much time, but they had a nice in-person conversation about their research. Documents: Quick Guide to Citing in MLA 9th Edition MLA 9th Quick Guide “If you steal from one author it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many it’s research.” Wilson Mizner Homework due on 06/27/2022, by 7 PM via taking photos of your notes and insert the photos in Workshop 4 Google document provided…. Read More

ICR Class 10: Cycle 2 sharing news stories & graded reader 6: paraphrasing

When you have time this week, please write reflections in your Google Doc. to think about your English learning progress. The questions are: 1. How did you participate in class today? Please describe as best you can. 2. What did you learn about your issue? You speaking pairs issues?  3. What are your next SMART (simple, manageable, attainable, reasonable, timely) learning goals?  Homework due uploaded to your Google Drive Shared file before class on 06/20/2022: Please upload the pictures of your notes in your Shared Google file under the section “第 10回 Cycle… Read More

第 10回 Cycle 4 sharing research notes 3: Case analysis -11/28/2022

Summary of Class 10: After make-up presentations, you shared your research notes with different groups and pairs by discussing the case analysis or effects of your issue. Our focus was more on documenting, organizing your work. Furthermore, making reflection questions about your issues to get informative research for your discussions and presentation. We again also focused on help with doing online searches and note-taking to help make sense of and discuss your research. Finally, you wrote refections of your learning in class in your Google Doc: 1. How did you participate in class… Read More

ICR Class 9: Cycle 2 sharing news stories & graded reader 5: making quick notes in class

When you have time this week, please write reflections in your Google Doc. to think about your English learning progress. The questions are: 1. How did you participate in class today? Please describe as best you can. 2. What did you learn about your issue? You speaking pairs issues?  3. What are your next SMART (simple, manageable, attainable, reasonable, timely) learning goals?  Homework due uploaded to your Google Drive Shared file before class on 06/13/2022: Please upload the pictures of your notes in your Shared Google file under the section “第 9回 Cycle… Read More