English 1, Section 10435, Tu&Th 8:00-9:15, Room 801

General Info Syllabus
First Visit If this is your first time here, follow the link.
The Students

Week 1 Assignments Beginning Wednesday, 1/19/2011;
Ring Around the Collar Neil Postman's article on advertisements
Week 2 Assignments Beginning Monday 1/24/2011
Vanguard Ad From the August 24, 2009 New Yorker
Week 3 Assignments Beginning Monday,1/31/2011; Last day to add classes, Monday, 2/7.
MLA format example
MLA format of a TV ad
Conjunctions & Punctuation
Ad Paper Grading Rubric
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 1
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 2
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 3
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 4
Week 4 Assignments Beginning Monday, 2/7/2011
Erik Erikson's eight stages
Compact Eight Stages Hopefully easier to read
Week 5 Assignments Beginning Monday, 2/14/2011; Last day to drop w/o "W", Sunday, 2/20
Grading Notation
Sentence Patterns
Week 6 Assignments Beginning Teusday, 2/22/2011
Week 7 Assignments Beginning Monday, 2/28/2011
Forgiving Our Fathers Dick Lourie
Sherman Alexie Site
Internet Movie Database for Smoke Signals Smoke Signals information
Coeur d'Alene Website
Week 8 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/7/2011
Metaphoric Impact A radio segment from OnTheMedia.org
Alexie Response Questions Due Tuesday, March 15, at the beginning of class.
MLA format example for response
Week 9 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/14/2011
Universe & Solar System Timeline
Map of Human Migration
Lincoln on Slavery Terry Gross interviews Eric Foner regarding his new book The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery
African-American Timeline
Finding the North Star
Frederick Douglass Timeline
Week 10 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/21/2011; No Classes Wednesday, 3/23
Week 11 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/28/2011; No Classes Thursday, 3/31; Last day to drop with "W", Sunday. 4/3
Week 12 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/4/2011
Week 13 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/11/2011;
A Nano-Survey of Ethics
RSVP Ethics
Roger Scruton on Morality
Spring Break No Classes Monday, 4/18, through suday, 4/24
Week 14 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/25/2011
Week 15 Assignments Beginning Monday, 5/2/2011
Week 16 Assignments Beginning Monday, 5/9/2011
Week 17 Assignments & Finals Begin Beginning Monday, 5/16/2011; Finals begin on Wednesday, 5/18;
Week 18 Finals Continue, Semester Ends Semester ends on Wednesday, 5/25.