Assignments due: To find page numbers of stories/essays - use the index in the back of your textbook and find alphabetically. Because editions change so frequently, assigned pages could be off by one page or two.
Mon. 9/9 - you may begin reading Chapter 1 and take notes for Monday's class. This is not an assignment, but a suggestion.
WEEK 1 Introduction to the Course; Study Skills and Success Strategies [Opening Doors (OD) Ch. 1: “Making Yourself Successful in College”, p. 3.]
Selection 1-3: "Saved" Malcolm X, p. 55 (Literacy)
Due Wed. 9/11
Read and take notes on chapter 4 (OD), p. 205 and complete exercises 1 and 2 in a notebook or in the textbook (your choice).
Due Mon. 9/16
Finish reading "Saved"p. 56 and answer all of the questions following the reading.
Then, read "A Warning to Students . . ." p. 235 and answer all of the questions that follow.
Due Wed. 9/18
Read chp. 5, take notes, and complete the exercises within the chapter. Finish "Muhammad," p. 262 and all of the questions that relate to that reading.
Due Mon. 9/23 - Read "Violence in Television and Video Games . . ., " p. 316 and answer all of the questions that follow that reading pp. 319-326. Then, choose 10 vocabulary words from that reading and write 10 original sentences using those words correctly in a sentence.