Midterm Portfolio

Happy Friday!

Warm Up for Today's Lesson

-Write a response to the following in the Blackboard Discussion Forum: Warm Up 10/7

  • Make a list of all the writing you have done for this class. Think of evidence which demonstrates your writing process and progress throughout the first half of this semester.

-While you write you responses, I will take roll. We will discuss your responses after.


What Are We Doing Today?

  • Midterm Portfolio's
  • Homework
  • Monday Compinar
    • FC 107

Midterm Portfolio's

  • What are they?
  • What will be in the Midterm Portfolio?
    • This is a collection of work you have already completed.
  • The only piece of writing you will have to do is for the Reflective Overview.
  • You may use evidence from any of your courses.

Group Discussions

-Get into groups of 4 and focus on the Core/English 1302 Outcomes

-Core Outcomes

  • Demonstrate their ability to analyze different rhetorical situations (in academic, workplace, or civic contexts)
  • Explain what they have learned from being a novice in new writing situations, and describe how these experiences, which might include failure, contribute to their willingness to accept new challenges as a writer

English 1302 Outcomes

  • CS 1: Develop, interpret, and express ideas through written communication
  • PR 1: Evaluate choices and actions, and relate consequences to decision making

-Group A will focus on:

  • Demonstrate their ability to analyze different rhetorical situations (in academic, workplace, or civic contexts)
  • CS 1: Develop, interpret, and express ideas through written communication

-Group B will focus on:

  • Explain what they have learned from being a novice in new writing situations, and describe how these experiences, which might include failure, contribute to their willingness to accept new challenges as a writer
  • PR 1: Evaluate choices and actions, and relate consequences to decision making

-After you discuss as groups, we will have a class discussion.


Homework

-For Wednesday, October 12th

-Reading

  • Naming What We Know Threshold Concepts 4.2 (pgs. 62-64) and 4.4 (pgs.66-67)
    • There is not a response due for Monday. However, please make sure to read since we will be discussing the readings on Monday.
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