Course Plan

black basset hound biting ear: Betty Zing is my dog, and she also has the duty of being our class mascot. Good Luck!

UPDATED:
November 15, 2022

 

 

 

All assignments and lessons are linked to this page! This plan is tentative, but it will most likely not change much—except for updated links.

Marston, Daniel (2021). Why we procrastinate. Psychology Today.


Week 0: August 25 to August 27


Week 1: August 28 to September 3


Week 2: September 4 to September 10

Labor Day (No Classes): September 5, 2022


Week 3: September 11 to September 17


Week 4: September 18 to September 24


Week 5: September 25 to October 1


Week 6: October 2 to October 8


Week 7: October 9 to October 15

  • MANDATORY CONFERENCES PERIOD #2 (October 6-21, 2022): Sign up for an appointment to meet with me once during this period for your Conference #1! In this conference, we will discuss your Essay Two work, your writing process, and any questions or concerns you might have.
  • Midterm Grades Available: October 13, 2022

Fall Break (No Classes): October 13-16, 2022


Week 8: October 16 to October 22


Week 9: October 23 to October 29


Week 10: October 30 to November 5

  • DUE November 2, 2022 (11:59pm, EST): Essay Three 
  • MANDATORY CONFERENCES PERIOD #3 (November 3-12, 2022): Sign up for an appointment to meet with me once during this period for your Conference #1! In this conference, we will discuss your Essay Three work, your writing process, and any questions or concerns you might have.
  • NOTE: Writing Workshop Partners/Groups will be assigned this week.

Week 11: November 6 to November 12

  • MANDATORY CONFERENCES PERIOD #3 (November 3-12, 2022): Sign up for an appointment to meet with me once during this period for your Conference #1! In this conference, we will discuss your Essay Three work, your writing process, and any questions or concerns you might have.
  • Writing Workshop BEGINS: November 6, 2022 
  • START TO READ: Hidden Figures (Margot Lee Shetterly)

Veterans Day Observed (No Classes): November 11, 2022


Week 12: November 13 to November 19


Week 13: November 20 to November 26

Thanksgiving Break: November 23-27, 2022

black basset hound sleeping in chair


Week 14: November 27 to December 3

  • DUE November 30, 2022 (11:59pm, EST): Revision of Essay Two or Essay Three Notify me (by email) which essay has been revised.
  • MANDATORY CONFERENCES PERIOD #4 is cancelled. Everyone earned 25 points. Feel free to meet with me for an optional appointment.  (December 1 to December 10, 2022): Sign up for an appointment to meet with me once during this period for your Conference #1! In this conference, we will discuss your revision of either Essay Two or Essay Three, your Writing Workshop work, and any questions or concerns you might have.
  • Writing Workshop  Continues

Week 15: December 4 to December 10

  • MANDATORY CONFERENCES PERIOD #4 is cancelled. Everyone earned 25 points. Feel free to meet with me for an optional appointment. (December 1 to December 10, 2022): Sign up for an appointment to meet with me once during this period for your Conference #1! In this conference, we will discuss your revision of either Essay Two or Essay Three, your Writing Workshop work, and any questions or concerns you might have.
  • Writing Workshop  Continues

Week 16: December 11 to December 17


NO WORK WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER
December 14, 2022
(11:59pm, EST)

black basset hound laying flat, looking upward