Category: blog prompts

Blog Prompt #8 (12/1/2015)

For your final blog post, explain specifically and exactly what changes you have made to each of the previous drafts. Consider this blog post as a start for the Reflective Letter to be included in the Final Portfolio.

Blog Prompts #5 (10/20/2015–11:59pm) and #6 (November 3, 2015)

Blog Prompt #5 We will complete Blog Prompt #5 in or after class. During class, we will work on your drafts of the Research Proposal. Before the end of the day, copy the “Topic” portion of your Research Proposal draft…

Blog Prompt #4 (9/24/2015)

Download, print, and read the student sample papers from the handouts section of the web site. Grade each paper using the same scale used by USC Aiken (A, B+, B, C+, C, D+, D, F) and the rubric distributed as part of…

Blog Prompt #3 (9/22/15)

Now that we are beginning to wind down our reading of The Other Wes Moore and getting ready to gear up for the Research Proposal and Researched Argument, let’s start discussing topics. For this blog post, introduce at least two…

Blog Prompt #2 (9/8/2015)

Let’s use this blog post to develop ideas for discussion on Tuesday. Now that you have finished the first three chapters of The Other Wes Moore, what do you think is the most significant difference between the author Wes Moore’s…

Blog Prompt #1 (8/27/15)

Let’s use the first blog prompt to introduce yourself and get started on the narrative draft. First, introduce yourself. You can include your hometown, major, hobbies, something memorable about yourself, etc. Then, explain the decision you have chosen to develop…

Blog Prompt #8 (4/14/2015)

For your final blog post, let’s get started revising the drafts for your Final Portfolio. First, what changes have you already made to the first three drafts in the portfolio—the narrative, the analysis, and the research proposal? Then, using your…

Blog Prompt #7 (4/2/2015)

Create links to three possible sources (not including In Defense of Food) and present those sources as they would appear on the Works Cited page. Then, explain specifically how each source will be used in your argument. Which claim(s) will…

Blog Prompt #5 (3/17/2015)

We will complete Blog Prompt #5 in class on March 17. During class on Tuesday, March 17, we will work on your drafts of the Research Proposal. Before the end of class, copy the “Topic” portion of your Research Proposal…

Blog Prompt #4 (2/17/2015)

Download, print, and read the student sample papers from the handouts section of the web site. Grade each paper using the same scale used by USC Aiken (A, B+, B, C+, C, D+, D, F) and the rubric distributed as part of…