Here are the rules for this week’s challenge! Challenge 2 (Week 3): Video Review Due Date: Friday, 10 June (2015), 5:00 p.m. Task Description: You must make a video reviwing something—a cafe, a restaurant, a tourist site, a book or a movie, anything of your choice—using only English. Examples: You could review a book. You will be […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Challenge #2 Rules
Hi everyone! Well, I didn’t get any questions by 5pm, so I guess you don’t have any questions with the rules for the Midterm Videos. However, I should let you know: there’s a place for you to upload your midterm videos here on Blackboard. The place is in the DISCUSSION BOARD section of our class […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Your Videos
Hi everyone! Tomorrow, I’ll say more about your midterm exam, which will be this Thursday, 2 June. It will involve both a written and a speaking component, but I’ll explain more tomorrow. Next, your homework for tomorrow is to read the first page of Unit 6! Check the dialog, make sure you understand the vocabulary, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Your Challenges & Homework for Tomorrow
Hi everyone, Your weekend homework is to check out the third and fourth page of Unit 4 (page 24 and 25) and the back of the handout I gave you in class. Here’s a copy of that handout: Unit4-Handout-Impact Issues 1 (PDF) Next week, we will discuss the things on the chart on page 24 (beauty, intelligence, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Unit 4 Handout (Day 4)
Here’s a copy of the handout I distributed on Day 3 of the course, when we covered Unit 3 of the book: Unit3 Handout-Impact Issues 1 It’s also available on Blackboard.Continue Reading... Comments Off on Unit 3 Handout (Day 3)
Hi folks! Welcome to Conversation I! I’m your professor for the Summer 2015 session of the course. I’ll be posting updates, materials, handouts, and more here, though I’ll set Blackboard to alert you when I’ve posted something new. For now, there’s not much for me to share besides your syllabus: English Conversation Syllabus Summer 2015 (PDF) That file […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Welcome to Conversation I!