ESL 13 - Composition III

Class Assignments
 

Due Date Writing* Sentence Combining Grammar Chapter** Level
August 26 Description Paragraph   Subject/Verbs (85) 1
September 9 Description Essay Traditional Sentence Patterns (467) Sentence Fragments (94)
Run-on Sentences (112)
2
September 23 Narrative Essay Other Sentence Patterns (479) Standard English Verbs (128)
Irregular Verbs (138)
Subj/Verb Agreement (149)
3
October 7 Instructions Essay Exercises 1 and 2 (492) Consistent Verb Tense (157)
Pronoun Reference (168)
Pronoun Types (179)
4
October 21 In-class Essay Exercises 3 and 4 (495) Adjectives/Adverbs (192)
Misplaced Modifiers (199)
5
October 28 Persuasive Essay Exercises 5 and 6 (497) Dangling Modifiers (205)
Faulty Parallelism (211)
Capital Letters (222)
6
November 11 Summary/Response Exercises 7 and 8 (501) Numbers/Abbreviations (231)
End Marks (236)
Apostrophe (240)
7
November 18 Multi-Paragraph Essay Exercises 9 and 10 (506) Quotation Marks (252)
Comma (262)
8
November 25 In-class writing revision   Omitted Words (298)
Comm Confused Words (303)
9
December 2 Reflective Letter
FINAL PORTFOLIO DUE
  Achievement Test 10

*For each writing assignment, you will receive a handout specifying the requirements for the assignment.

**After you complete each grammar chapter, you will take a Mastery Test.

 


Last revised:  Thursday, January 15, 2009
email:  jheiges@nvcc.edu