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R&W: MLA Research Essay Thesis and Outline Writing

Today we spent the hour working to construct your thesis for your essay as well as research for your essay. I needed to check this in by the end of the hour. Tomorrow, you should have an outline of some … Continue reading

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R&W: MLA Research Essay Help

We looked at a few sample essays today before I went through the following documents and you brainstormed your thesis for homework. The following related, helpful items are linked below: Quotation Help Brief MLA Citation Guide and a long one from OWL … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Final Essay Wrap Up Day

We had the hour to ask me any final questions, receive feedback from me or others, and make edits to our essay due Monday morning by 7:40 am. to turnitin.com.

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Honors 11: Editing Time

We spent the hour editing and asking me questions and for me to look over essays.

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Honors 11: Peer Edit #2

We got into new groups today for our second round of peer editing. We used this sheet as a guide for what to look for in our partners’ essays. We will have laptops tomorrow to make edits/work on our papers. … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Peer Edit #1

You were placed into groups of three today to begin the first round of peer editing for your rough draft. We will continue tomorrow with the same groups after debriefing in the room, just with another group member’s paper that … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Essay Workshop, cont. + Citation Guide

I asked first if there were any brave souls who would like to put their essay up on the document camera to receive feedback from the class. We worked with their essays and then worked to consider changes to make … Continue reading

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