Readings: 40 Short Stories: A Portable Anthology – “Reading Short Stories Closely”, Writing About Short Stories”, “A Worn Path” by Eudora Welty, “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien Haddon, M. (2003). The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, first 50 pages. Note: this text does not have traditional page numbers. After reading the poem and selected short stories for this week, you should have noticed that the stories share a commonality of how history, culture, and the background of the author all played an important role in developing works of literature in the 20th century. For your […]
This quarter you will have a Communication Practicum Project which will last all six weeks. The project will start this week. Students will work on practical application of their learning through application and analysis of a single movie from the last 50 years. The choice of the movie is up to the student and cannot be changed after turning in the first “Level” assignment. The practicum concept is one where you the student will build on each week of work. Imagine a video game like Kingdom Hearts, Final Fantasy, or even the Legend of Zelda. Each level brings you to […]
Answer the questions below in complete sentences when you write discussion please 1. The word “metamorphosis” connotes a process or at least the moment of change, but Kafka’s story does not portray that moment. Gregor simply wakes up as the bug. How would the story change if Kafka had shown the audience the process of transformation? Why didn’t he show the metamorphosis? 2. A person changed into an animal, or vice versa, is a common theme of fairy tales. In what ways is The Metamorphosis similar to fairy tales you know? In what ways is it different? 3. In what […]
A response paper is your chance to communicate in writing your personal viewpoint and personal learning as they relate specifically to the book, essay, paper, article, etc. in question and the ideas and values contained therein In short, a good response paper answers the following questions: l. What (meanings, values, etc.) was the author trying to promote? 2. What is my personal position relative to the author’s 3. How has reading and reflecting on this affected my lived world experience?
What impact does Carr’s hook have on you (I ask because I think many of you have not seen 2001)? Carr spends a lot of time casting doubt on his seeming thesis. Does this mean he’s just bad at making arguments (spoiler: no it doesn’t)? Assuming he’s doing it on purpose, and that it may not be a bad thing, what is the purpose of him regularly questioning his own arguments? Does it demonstrate specific, academic values? Does it help with his credibility? Is it about trying to be fair on an issue he feels is important, but that even […]
I just need a viewpoint about the story that I am going to send, basically just need to read the story and write what you thought about the story , also you can add like a different ending or continue the story years later . this is the definition of a response A response paper is your chance to communicate in writing your personal viewpoint and personal learning as they relate specifically to the book, essay, paper, article, etc. in question and the ideas and values contained therein In short, a good response paper answers the following questions: l. What […]
After watching Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A Love Story, where do you stand on the four Isms (Individualism, Capitalism, Socialism, Collectivism) and why? Discuss how your position fits into current issues in selected area. Be specific in the context of the United States and support your points with facts and strong evidences.
The cause and effect of graduating from college. Cause and Effect Essay Cause and Effect Essay Write a 500-750 word essay using cause and effect as a method of development. Writing Approach Determine exactly what point you are going to make and write it down in precise terms. Remember, you are going to be writing about the causes that lead up to a specific event or situation. Think about why you want to make this point. Develop a thesis statement. Then choose examples and details that count for something, those that move the reader toward some goal. Your details about […]
For this prewriting assignment, students produce a draft of your final blog. While you do not need to complete a prewriting document as you did in your first two assignments, you should still identify the steps you took for those assignments and make sure that you have completed the steps necessary to produce a high-quality blog. Steps: Select Countries Conduct research – in this assignment you are expected to determine what are credible sources (follow the link for a guide to help you with this.) Develop a thesis statement. (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Write an […]
Due at the end of Week 1 (not eligible for late policy unless an approved, documented exception is provided) *In the workplace, incomplete work is not accepted. The professional experience assignments are designed to help prepare you for that environment. To earn credit, make sure you complete all elements and follow the directions exactly as written. This is a pass/fail assignment, so no partial credit is possible. Assignments that follow directions as written will be scored at a 22. Assignments that are incomplete or do not follow directions will be scored at a zero. Steps to Complete Professional Experience One: […]