College Writing

Welcome to Mrs. Johnson's College Writing Class!

Current Assignments 
    • Monday, May 9, 2011 - Persuasive essays due; return papers for revisions and work on revisions in class
    • Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - MLA format researchs papers due/Discuss APA formatting of papers and assign research papers to be re-formatted in APA - due Thursday
    • Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - Discuss Analytical Writing
    • Thursday, May 12, 2011 - APA formatted papers due/Continue analytical writing - essay due Monday
    • Friday, May 13, 2011 - Revision/Writing Day

College Writing is a second semester elective class offered during the 2010-11 school year.

A good online writing resource is the Owl Writing Lab.

The planned course of study for this class is as follows (not necessarily in order):

1.  The Writing Process

2.  Style and Structure

3.  Improving sentences and paragraphs

4.  Addressing problems with grammar, usage, and punctuation

5.  College essays

6.  Prompt to finish step-by-step essay instruction

7.  Business writing

8.  Personal writing

9.  Report writing

10.  Analytical writing

11.  Persuasive writing

12.  Writing in response to literature

13.  Research writing (MLA, APA, and Chicago Style formats)

14.  Timed essays