This is discussion board eleven. In order to fully comprehend/appreciate the significance of this, you must click on the following link (make sure your volume is up): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrVCjnRdB_k Describe your experience in ENGL 1200 this semester. What have you found to be most beneficial? Least... more
What challenges do you think you'll face with the upcoming issue paper? What are you most concerned with about the assignment? Since obviously you've started your research by now, what information have you found out about your topic? Have you encountered any surprising info? What questions (if any) do you still have... more
What is your final topic for the Annotated Bibliography? Why have you chosen it? What types of sources have you found to be most relevant to your topic (scholarly articles, newspapers etc.)? Where have you been able to find the most sources for your topic? What questions or concerns (if any) do you have about... more
What has your reaction been to the TC Boyle stories we've read so far? Which story have you liked most? Which have you liked least? Why? Are there any stories you've read that we haven't read in class that you'd like the class to read & discuss (Its a long shot, I know).
What topic(s) are you considering for your Annotated Bibliography? What have you chosen it? What resources do you think would be most helpful for finding sources on this topic with the narrow date range? Do you have any questions in mind knowing we are having a library instructional session on Monday?
The topic I am considering writing about for my Annotated Bibliography is about dance being considered as a sport. I want to write about this because I have been dancing for 17 years and have been active in competitive dance for 12 years. Throughout my life I have always heard people talk about how dance isnít a sport ... more
I have had an extremely hard time trying to come up with a topic for my annotated bibliography. I have wanted to find a topic that I can incorporate into my issue paper, but that is proving to be really hard as well. At first I was trying to stick to things I was interested in, that didn't necessarily have to... more
What did you find most challenging about writing the informative paper? What did you think was easiest about the assignment? Now that you have submitted your papers, what do you feel were your paper's strengths? Weaknesses?
I found the most challenging thing to be making sure my paper was focused and organized. Because I did such an interesting and widely researched topic, I had a LOT of research to choose from and different subtopics I could cover within the paper. It took a long time for me to be able to decide what I wanted my main... more
I am considering writing my informative paper about womenís roles in the United States military. I am interested in this topic because I have been in the Army National Guard myself for the past four years and I would like to know how military life has changed for women throughout history. Women have gained numerous... more
What topic(s) are you considering for your informative paper? Why have you chosen it? What questions do you have about your topic that you will need to answer in order to expand your understanding of it?
There has always been those people that believe in the most phenomenal obscurities. We put those people in to their own little crazy group. Sometimes without even considering the facts or weighing out the probability. Recently, I have noticed the popularity of zombies take a steep increase. Many movies, TV shows,... more
I am going to write my informative paper about Parkinsonís disease. Parkinsonís disease deals with certain nerves in the brain. These nerves control movement in the body. When the nerves stop producing dopamine it impairs the bodies ability to move. Another effect of Parkinsonís is memory loss. I have chosen to write... more
Over the course of many eras, the ability to translate our thoughts, intelligence, and emotion have taken us to astonishing places. Places both for the good and the bad. Stories are passed down among generations to explain the world and unfortunately misinterpret it. Language and communication have been the keystone... more
Describe your experiences in previous English classes. What have you found beneficial? What have you found to not be beneficial? Based on your experiences, what do you feel are things I could do to be most effective in helping you with your writing?
No Subject - Shelby Collins ,Fri Feb 1, 2013 4:40pm
In all honesty, I have never been an English class fan. It is rare for me to ever read for leisure so reading novels and analyzing them to a tee was never appealing to me. Although analyzing the story helps me to better understand what I have just read, I feel like in previous years my teachers would ask questions... more
My past experiences in English, specifically writing papers, began my freshman year of high school. My teacher freshman year would also be my AP English teacher junior year. Mrs. Hutchinson was a great teacher who teaches very similarly to you, Professor Bates. Keeping the class interesting in a learning environment I ... more
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