Monday November 12th 2012
•Journal #2 is due
•Annotated bibliography (group project) due next week
•Include (abstract) when citing the abstract from a journal or book.
•Can use book reviews as well as long as you cite your source.
(amazon), (bookperson123 at amazon.ca)
video, youtube clip or podcast create notes yourself.
•Be sure if there is no credit at the end of your notation that it is original content or it is considered plagiarism and the WHOLE GROUP WILL GET A ZERO
•The annotated bibliography is an EXERCISE and not a project unto itself. Don’t do a huge amount of research!!!
•Decide what you do or do not need to quote.
•[…] means text has been removed
•Be realistic about group work regarding who is doing what
•Dec 3rd Informative Essay is due. We will receive a rubric for the informative essay next week.
•Exam is on Dec 10th. Not a huge amount of prior info is needed. Will be a process based exam.
•APA sample essay (in the APA section of the forum
) log in to see the link! Print it out for next week.
•Discussed the "Most Offensive Commercial Ever Produced"
•Context creates a filter
•Sees ad as part of a larger fabric
•Builds his argument with back and forth. Alternates between two main arguments
•Prior knowledge/research provides context and is context
•Explores critical and analytical factors
•The essay has impeccable structure
•We then discussed "What A Certain Visionary Once Said"
by Tomson Highway in groups and shared our thoughts on the questions from the assignments.
Derek then gave us a break down of the essay.
•STRUCTURE, WORD CHOICE, & INTENDED AUDIENCE are very important