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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: Spring 2014
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00-9:50 am, 11:00-11:50 am
(and by appointment)

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

ENG 1001-03

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00-10:50 am | Room A-212 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

The Final Revisions
Revision Plan Example

Monday, April 21: Discussion of the Final Revisions. Please bring to class all of your graded essays and digital copies of all of your essays.

Wednesday, April 23: Discussion of the Final Revisions. Please bring to class all of your graded essays and digital copies of all of your essays. In-class exercise.

Quizzes and Exercises

Exercise 4: Using Sources (4/18)

Exercise 3: Review (3/26)

Quiz 2 (3/3)

Exercise 2: Quotations (2/28)

Quiz 1 (2/10)

Exercise 1: Commas (2/7)

ENG 1001-04

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 1:00-1:50 pm | Room A-212 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

The Final Revisions
Revision Plan Example

Monday, April 21: Discussion of the Final Revisions. Please bring to class all of your graded essays and digital copies of all of your essays.

Wednesday, April 23: Discussion of the Final Revisions. Please bring to class all of your graded essays and digital copies of all of your essays. In-class exercise.

Quizzes and Exercises

Exercise 4: Using Sources (4/18)

Exercise 3: Review (3/26)

Quiz 2 (3/3)

Exercise 2: Quotations (2/28)

Quiz 1 (2/10)

Exercise 1: Commas (2/7)

ENG 1001-300

Tuesday: 6:00-8:40 pm | Room B-213 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Revision Plan Example

Tuesday, April 22:

  1. Discussion of the Final Revisions. Please bring to class all of your graded essays and digital copies of all of your essays.

  2. In-class work on the Final Revisions.

  3. In-class Exercise 6: Correcting Errors.

Tuesday, April 29:

  1. Two Final Revisions due. With each Final Revision, turn in (1) the Revision Plan; (2) the revised draft; (3) the earlier graded draft with the feedback page attached; (4) if Essay 3 or Essay 4, copies of the sources with information used in the essay highlighted or marked in the sources.

  2. The Final Exam Pre-Test.

  3. Answers to the Final Exam Pre-Test.

Tuesday, May 6:

  1. Graded Final Revisions returned.

  2. The Final Exam.

Quizzes and Exercises

Exercise 5: Style (4/15)

Exercise 4: Using Sources (3/25)

Exercise 3: Review (3/18)

Quiz 2 (2/25)

Exercise 2: Quotations (2/25)

Quiz 1 (2/11)

Exercise 1: Commas (2/11)

Word Facts

What is the difference between "farther" and "further"?

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