The Final Exam is today at 10:10 AM. The room has not changed; the exam will be in WHAM 205. See you soon!
The final exam is tomorrow from 10:10-12:10 in WHAM 205.
Things to bring:
-A Blue Book (required). These can be purchased for under 50 cents at the book store. If you don’t have one yet, allow yourself time tomorrow to pick one up.
-A blue or black pen (required).
-A dictionary (optional). No electronic devices will be allowed during the exam.
-A typed or handwritten one-page outline (optional).
Remember, the outline you prepare should not be a draft. It should use sentence fragments instead of complete sentences. Exceptions: 1. You may copy a question or two from the prep sheet that you wish to refer to as you write in complete-sentence form. 2. You may include self-quotes from any postwrites that you wish to use in your essay.
The essay prompt is available in the last blog post for your reference.
Unit 5 is the Final Exam for English 102, worth 100 points or 10% of your final grade. The exam will be administered during finals week on Tuesday, May 6 from 10:10-12:10 in WHAM 205.
We will be discussing the requirements in class this week. The prompt is here:
Essay 5/Final Exam Prompt
Food for thought: an interesting gender/sexuality related campaign at Duke University.
The final draft of the Source-Based Argumentative Research Paper (9-10 pages, 8-12 sources) is due on Monday, April 28 and is worth a whopping 250 points AKA 25% of your grade. When revising, please take a look at your peers’ comments on your three drafts as well as the Essay 4 Guidelines and Rubric.
The Unit 4 Folder is also due on Monday. Its contents are worth 50 points, 5% of your final grade. Please take out all of the work from earlier units.
Here’s what should go inside:
– “Teen Sex at Home” response/Personal pronouns activity
– Sexting/signal phrases
– Thesis homework
– Thesis classwork
– U4 outline/prewriting
– “Cockblocking Rapists” response
– U4 Draft/Peer Review #1
– U4 Draft/Peer Review #2
– U4 Draft/Peer Review #3
– U4 Final Draft
Finally, remember to upload Unit 4 to the correct D2L dropbox!
For Wednesday, please read the following article: I Met A Convicted Serial Killer, And He Made Me Feel More Loved Than Anyone Else In My Life. No written response is required, but come to class prepared to discuss!
Today, you will spend the class period working on your individual Unit 4 paper. Please come prepared with your notes, tablet, laptop or anything else you need to work quietly. The Research Paper is due April 28.
Here is the Unit 4 rubric: