WRITING 101

RED BADGE OF COURAGE by Stephen Crane

THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE PDF   RED BADGE OF COURAGE PDF STUDY GUIDE Stephen Crane (November 1, 1871 – June 5, 1900) was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer. Prolific throughout his short life, he wrote notable works in the Realist tradition as well as early examples of American Naturalism and Impressionism. He … Continue reading RED BADGE OF COURAGE by Stephen Crane

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WRITING WORKSHOP: Literary Analysis Checklist/Perelandra Essay

Perelandra Essay Assignment requirements: Read through the essay assignment lesson carefully. You should have an approved Thesis Statement, and three pages of notes for  three main points (Planning Sheets), before turning in the Final Essay. Students MUST choose one of the topics presented in the lesson. Students may not RESEARCH their topic. (See lesson.) If it is not entirely … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Literary Analysis Checklist/Perelandra Essay

C.S. LEWIS and PERELANDRA

C. S. Lewis (1898-1963)  Much has been written about this interesting man, however I have chosen a simple, straightforward essay, written by Emilie Griffin, as an introduction to his life and work. Following this essay are additional notes about his personal life, his conversion experience, and his writing. Read the C S Lewis Biographical essay here. ******************************************************************** Perelandra … Continue reading C.S. LEWIS and PERELANDRA

WRITING WORKSHOP: Literary Analysis

Writing the Limited Literary Analysis Essay: Prewriting—Choosing a Topic: In writing about literature, the object is to say something meaningful about the work under consideration. Each of the topics below requires you to go beyond the plot of the story. Each one requires you to ponder the story, analyze it, make connections, and come to conclusions. Format: You … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Literary Analysis

WRITING WORKSHOP: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

In this Lesson, you will learn: To understand the steps involved in planning and creating a PowerPoint (multimedia) presentation To follow these steps to create a PowerPoint (multimedia) presentation   Lesson: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation A multimedia presentation allows you to provide information in an interactive way by combining a variety of media—text, graphics, even … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

WRITING WORKSHOP: Thesis Statement, Sources Check, Notecards Check, Outline

are no NEW instructions for this lesson. By now, you should have PRINTED each of the three lessons: 06.04 Finding and Using Sources; 06.5 Documenting Sources; and 06.7 Writing Workshops: Research Report. Go back and re-read these as many times as necessary, to make sure you have: Used the required minimum NUMBER of SOURCES (you … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Thesis Statement, Sources Check, Notecards Check, Outline

WRITING WORKSHOP: Documenting Sources (Plagiarism, MLA style)

In this Lesson, you will learn: To document sources properly   Lesson: Documenting Sources In the last lesson, you learned about finding sources. To review, there are two basic kinds of information sources:   Source Characteristic Examples Primary   Provide direct, firsthand knowledge Letters, journals, diaries, original manuscripts, questionnaires, interviews Secondary   Provide interpretations of, … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Documenting Sources (Plagiarism, MLA style)

WRITING WORKSHOP: Finding and Using Sources

This week we begin working on two major assignments to finish out this semester: Writing a Research Report & Creating a PowerPoint Presentation. Both of these will be based on the same research. It is important to understand that you need to use all the time that you have. For example, if you finish this assignment … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Finding and Using Sources

WRITING WORKSHOP: Research Report

In this Lesson, you will learn: To produce an original Research Report ********************************************************************************************************   Lesson: Writing a Research Report Learn What It Is You have chosen your Topic. Now, it is time to write. Writing a research report gives you an opportunity to learn about a topic in depth by investigating a question or an … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Research Report

Antigone, Scene 5

DIRECTIONS:  READ COMPLETELY BEFORE YOU BEGIN YOUR ASSIGNMENT! Read Scene 5. Prepare answers for the following questions before opening the quiz. A variety of questions types will be created from these questions: Multiple Choice, True/False, and short answer. Scene 5 a) Who is Teiresias? b) Describe him and explain why he is important to Creon. According to … Continue reading Antigone, Scene 5