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ENG 121: Aiken: Daily Schedule

Daily Schedule

Week Day Date MCL Subject/Activity due Readings due In class: 
1 W 22-Aug Intros/ Syllabus  
  F 24-Aug Academic Ethics/ Diagnostic Writing.   "Salvation" due. quiz
           
2 M 27-Aug MCL/ turnitin.com registration due "Antidisestablishmentarianism" due. quiz
  W 29-Aug MCL Diagnostics, AudioLesson due "Initiated into an Iban Tribe" due. quiz
  F 31-Aug MCL exercises: parts of speech due. "West with the Night" due. quiz
           
3 M 3-Sep LABOR DAY NO CLASS
  W 5-Sep MCL exercises: subject/ verb due. "Report from Ground Zero" and "Reflections in Westminster Abbey"  due. quiz
  F 7-Sep MCL exercises: phrases and clauses due. "Niagara Falls" due.  quiz
           
4 M 10-Sep MCL exercises: phrases and clauses due. "Nickel-and-Dimed"due. quiz
  W 12-Sep MCL exercises: compound sentences due. NYT exercise due. quiz
  F 14-Sep MCL exercises: compound sentences due. "Moonlit Nights of Laughter" due. quiz
           
5 M 17-Sep MCL exercises: fragments due. "The Lowest Animal" due. quiz
  W 19-Sep MCL exercises: fragments due. "You Dirty Vole" due. quiz
  F 21-Sep MCL exercises: fragments due. "The Haves and the Have-Nots" due. quiz
           
6 M 24-Sep MCL exercises: run-ons due.  No class quiz
  W 26-Sep MCL exercises: run-ons due. No class Essay 1 assigned via email.
  F 28-Sep MCL exercises: commas due "Learning What Was Never Taught" and "Oversimulated Suburbia" due. quiz
           
7 M 1-Oct MCL exercises: commas due "Thinking in Pictures" due. quiz
  W 3-Oct MCL exercises: commas due. "'Speech Codes'" due. quiz
  F 5-Oct MCL exercises: conjunctions due. "The Language of Clothes" due.  Essay 1 peer reviews
           
8 M 8-Oct MCL exercises: pronouns due. "The Pencil" due. Essay 1 due to turnitin.com
  W 10-Oct MCL exercises: pronouns due. Essay 2 assigned
  F 12-Oct MCL exercises: pronouns due. Midterm exam quiz
           
9 M 15-Oct MCL exercises: pronouns due. "Role of Religion" due quiz
  W 17-Oct MCL exercises: Colons and semicolons due. "Lifeboat Ethics" due  Essay 2 peer reviews
  F 19-Oct MCL exercises: Colons and semicolons due. "Defining and Countering Terrorism" due. Essay 2 due to turnitin.com
           
10 M 22-Oct MCL exercises: active and passive voice due. "It's Easy Being Green" and "How to Write with Style" due. quiz
  W 24-Oct MCL exercises: active and passive voice due. "To Make Them Stand in Fear" due. Essay 3 assigned
  F 26-Oct MCL exercises: appropriate language due. "How Not to Use the Fax and the Cellular Phone" due. quiz
           
11 M 29-Oct MCL exercises: consistent point of view "Learning to Read and Write" and complete draft due. Bring AWG. quiz
  W 31-Oct MCL exercises: consistent point of view "The Perils of Obedience" due. Essay 3 peer reviews
  F 2-Nov MCL exercises: parallelism online essay Essay 3 due to turnitin.com
           
12 M 5-Nov MCL exercises: wordiness and redundancy "How to Kill an Ocean" and "On Writing" due. quiz
  W 7-Nov MCL exercises: wordiness and redundancy "How the Web Destroys" due. Essay 4 assigned.
  F 9-Nov MCL exercises: wordiness and redundancy "On Writing" due."The Case for Torture" due. quiz
           
13 M 12-Nov MCL exercises: idiomatic expressions NO CLASS
  W 14-Nov MCL exercisees: concrete words "The Unwilled" due. Essay 4 peer reviews.
  F 16-Nov NO CLASS NO CLASS Essay 4 due to turnitin.com.
           
14 M 19-Nov Thanksgiving Break NO CLASS
  W 21-Nov Thanksgiving Break NO CLASS
  F 23-Nov Thanksgiving Break NO CLASS
           
15 M 26-Nov   "What I Saw at the Abortion"due. Essay 5 assigned.
  W 28-Nov   "A Modest Proposal" due. quiz
  F 30-Nov   "I Have a Dream" due. quiz
           
16 M 12/3 Last day of class Essay 5 peer reviews.
W 5-Dec Essay 5 due to turnitin.com

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