Learner’s Output Preliminary Activities on Checking Essays Using Scoring Rubrics
Output: Excellent Paragraph/Essay
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WRITING A PARAGRAPH & THE ALS A&E ESSAY 1. Understanding a Paragraph and an Essay
Paragraph/ Talata A paragraph is a composition in miniature. Like a...
a U.S. citizen in 1941. Schoenberg fell seriously ill in 1946, and at one point his heart stopped beating; this experience is reflected in his String Trio (1946), written after his recovery. In retirement he continued to teach and to compose. He died on July 13, 1951, in Los Angeles. Schoenberg's...
to follow and teach is the question that must be answered.
For this new teacher and the one who has been teaching for forty years and all of the ones in between, Amy Lee makes a strong case for what pedagogy actually is and which to follow. In creating a working definition, she says that "[t...
Achievement First has a high school writing rubric that spans from ninth – tenth grade. Each year there are benchmarks the students are expected to meet in order to be on track for college writing. The rubric spans from one through eight and at the end of ninth grade students are expected...
transforms directly to a two-phase solid. Face- centered: A structure in which there is an atom at the corner of each unit cell and one in the center of each face, but no atom in the center of the cube. Ferrite: Body-centered cubic iron or an iron alloy based on this structure. Fine pearlite:Results...
when dealing with the existing and new employees is not a must. BFC decided to keep all the employees from their company and the merging companies. Each company BFC merged with specialized in different areas. Since EnviroTech employees are familiar with the all inclusive solutions/service model, David...
the 1992 Los Angeles riots . Erin
Gruwell (Hilary Swank), a new, excited
school teacher who leaves the safety of her
hometown, Newport Beach , to teach at
Woodrow Wilson High School in Long
Beach, a formerly high achieving school
which has recently put an integration plan
in place. Her enthusiasm...
of portraying the world through light, instead, he built up images by a generous use of colour. Cézanne would distort objects and his works would often consist of numerous viewpoints on the one canvas.
Cézanne worked with and was greatly influenced by other Impressionists he associated with...
through which music gained importance as a powerful means of expression, and a significant standing within the culture. .
More than one esteemed musical mind has called Robert Schumann the spirit of the romantic age — an age that was nothing if not spirited. Editor-critic and composer...
treatment of knowledge is gained by focusing on the personal world of the
students, drawing concepts and facts from their own experiences (Wiles & Bondi, 2007, p. 60).
For instance, if one of your students asks: “I heard this song on the radio. Can you teach me to
play it?” Instead of ordering...
works, as he composed four piano sonatas, two piano quartets, and two violin sonatas during 1820 to 1823. On the other hand, Fanny concentrated on Lied, a German art song which was popular in the 19th century (Orrey & Warrack). From 1821 to 1823 she composed only two piano sonatas, one piano...
One of the greatest American composers, Aaron Copland, was born on November 14, 1900 in New York. He was the youngest child of Sarah Mitenthal and Harris Copland, Jewish immigrants from Lithuania. The surname of the family was actually Kaplan before his father “Anglicized ”it to Copland...
is the direct method, which employs listening and repetition. The direct method is interactive, using conversation in the target language to teach grammar; the traditional method is structural, making extensive use of grammatical explanations.
Grammar is one of the essential components of a...
document--all depend on their understanding of the
audience(s) for their writing.
The audience analysis worksheet is one example of an activity that you can use
to teach your students to consider audience. Suggestions for using this activity
Make adjustments to the worksheet...
14. What interdisciplinary courses could you teach?
15. How would you teach a major work in your field? (They may name one)
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meet for my own BA. I’m glad I finished so long ago.
On a daily basis in my job as an English composition instructor at CGCC, I prepare for current and upcoming classes, teach classes, grade homework and papers, use e-mail to communicate with students and other faculty, hold an office...
, because she knew them as friends more than students. A teacher that knows the basic thinking of their students will be able to develop a program that will successfully teach the subject in the best way for each individual. Everybody works and learn in a differently way. I once had to be put on...
degree in education, I hope to be instructing young adults in late high school or early college in an online classroom in the areas of English and Composition. I have a physical disability that would not allow me to commit to being present in a brick and mortar classroom and almost my entire college education...
my head day after day and inspire me. When you study composers, their music, and what was going on in their lives and surroundings at the time of composition, that in itself can tell you everything. A composer who, say, suddenly fell in love and decided to write a symphony or piano concerto wouldn’t be...
Literacy and reading in particular is just one of the aspects in which research has provided evidence of potential impacts of new technologies such as multimedia and hypermedia. Most of the studies address literacy or reading in the early years of schooling. These technologies may be important for older...
obvious to everyone—for those unable to write a composition themselves, just repeat the sample sentences and compositions; hopefully, the topic you are tested on happens to be the one you have learned by rote.
Having undergone these frustrations and confusions in English writing, I realized that good...
have their camera handy to capture a unique moment.
Keep in mind the applications and parameters that we learned in class.
Goal: Take at least one composition rich photograph at AM POP.
First, pick a place in which you think you could snap a good photo.
Think of everything that you can photograph. ...
From t he Classroom
Using Facebook to Teach Rhetorical Analysis
Jane Mathison Fife
The attraction of Facebook is a puzzle to many people over the age of thirtyfive, and that includes most college faculty. Yet students confess to spending significant amounts of time on Facebook, sometimes...
on her computer screen and then, with a click of a button, sent back out into the ether.
As one of 60 graduate students hired to teach freshman composition at Texas Tech University, Ms. Hutton had a weekly quota of grading.
Each week she was assigned to read, comment on, and grade 17 drafts...
need of their mind. It is through communication that human beings have cooperated with each other to solve common problems. It is through communication based on written and oral language in particular that each generation has passed on its accumulated wisdom to the next. “Language, we may say, grow...
shirt and khakis) that I am there to teach them. I say “Hello” and get a mumbled “Mornin’” back from the eight students who are awake. As I write on the board “Composition”, a student lifts his head from the table, a small dribble of saliva adds itself to the growing pool on the student’s books...
grade teachers referred to cursive instruction, and surveys passed out to fifth and sixth grade teachers referred to the need for review of handwriting instruction. The surveys were passed out to teachers in one school district (Asher, 2006).
In each of the different areas of the survey, results...
types of stretching and provide an example of each?
Dynamic stretching: Butt Kickers
Static Stretching: Bend and touch your toes
Ballistic Stretching: bounce stretching, “but you should never do or teach.”
What type of stretching is currently in vogue and why? The type of stretching that is in vogue...
“Compostion Strategy as Translation.” College English 48:2 (February 1986), 187-194.
Composition Strategy as Translation
The purpose of this paper is to bring together composition theory and translation theory in more than a metaphoric way. Although we who teach composition...
ESL writing’s slow approach towards composition studies research methodology is nothing short of its full integration into FYC. This is not a cut-and-dry process. One problem, as pointed out by Linda Blanton, is that “ESL teachers … teach reading and writing as language structure/form” (365). That...