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English Composition 1

R. Rambo, Instructor
Illinois Valley Community College

Office: A-313
Phone: 815-224-0338
E-mail: Randy_Rambo@ivcc.edu
 
Office Hours: Fall 2015
Monday and Friday: 11:00 am-12:45 pm / Wednesday: 11:00 am-12:00 pm, 2:00-2:30 pm
(and by appointment)

Student Studying with Her Laptop
Student Reading a Book
Home Page and Assignments

ENG 1001-02

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00-9:50 am | Room B-213 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Friday, Aug. 28: Discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1. Read "The Writing Process: Drafting." The Diagnostic Essay evaluated and returned.

Friday, August 28, is the last day to drop a class for a refund.

Monday, Aug. 31: Discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Wednesday, Sept. 2: Draft of Essay 1 (at least 600 words) due for peer critique. Peer critiques of Essay 1 drafts. Please come to class with a printed copy and a digital copy of your Essay 1.

Quizzes and Exercises

                                                         

ENG 1001-05

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00-10:50 am | Room E-214 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Friday, Aug. 28: Discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1. Read "The Writing Process: Drafting." The Diagnostic Essay evaluated and returned.

Friday, August 28, is the last day to drop a class for a refund.

Monday, Aug. 31: Discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Wednesday, Sept. 2: Draft of Essay 1 (at least 600 words) due for peer critique. Peer critiques of Essay 1 drafts. Please come to class with a printed copy and a digital copy of your Essay 1.

Quizzes and Exercises

                                                         

ENG 1001-08

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 1:00-1:50 pm | Room E-214 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Friday, Aug. 28: Discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1. Read "The Writing Process: Drafting." The Diagnostic Essay evaluated and returned.

Friday, August 28, is the last day to drop a class for a refund.

Monday, Aug. 31: Discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Wednesday, Sept. 2: Draft of Essay 1 (at least 600 words) due for peer critique. Peer critiques of Essay 1 drafts. Please come to class with a printed copy and a digital copy of your Essay 1.

Quizzes and Exercises

                                                         

Word Facts

The meanings of words sometimes change over time. What common four-letter word meaning "pleasant" used to mean, among other things, foolish, ignorant, simple, silly, absurd, senseless, lustful, showy, extravagant, elegant, scrupulous, fussy, strict, difficult to please, refined, cultured, respectable, virtuous, slothful, lazy, cowardly, fragile, tender, strange, rare, shy, reluctant, slender, unimportant, critical, doubtful, and full of risk?

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