Category Archives: Writing I (Practical English Education I) (Summer 2015)

  • Weekend Homework

    Posted on June 25, 2015 by mrgord in Writing I (Practical English Education I) (Summer 2015).

    Congratulations, today we finished Chapter 2 of Great Writing 1! Today was our fourth day of class, and we reviewed the following Grammar Points: Using Subject & Object Pronouns (pages 50-51) Using Posessive Adjectives (page 55) Avoiding Sentence Fragments (page 58) We also studied the parts of a good paragraph: The Topic Sentence (page 45) The Body (page […]

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  • Day 3: A Question About Formatting, and Your Homework

    Posted on June 24, 2015 by mrgord in Writing I (Practical English Education I) (Summer 2015).

    Hi everyone, Sorry to post late, but I just got home. If you didn’t see it before you did today’s homework, don’t worry too much about it. Today I got a question about formatting: how can you use Tab to indent a paragraph on a webpage (like the Paragraphs Blog on Blackboard)? The easy answer […]

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  • Day 2: 23 June 2015

    Posted on June 23, 2015 by mrgord in Writing I (Practical English Education I) (Summer 2015).

    Hi everyone, Good work today! We just finished our second class together, out of a total of sixteen classes, and have completely finished Chapter 1 of Great Writing I, mostly because it’s a review for a lot of you. Please don’t forget the subjects to discussed covered: Run-on sentences (too long: not in the book) and sentence fragments (sentences […]

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  • Writing I (PE-II, Summer 2015)

    Posted on June 20, 2015 by mrgord in Writing I (Practical English Education I) (Summer 2015).

    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: Practical English I (Writing I) – Summer […]

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