Writing Process essays; reviewing prewriting strategies; preparing for research.
Module Learning Objectives: Students will understand the concept of process writing and will write a successful process essay; students will recognize the importance of using thesis statements in expository writing; students will practice prewriting techniques to consider in the writing process; students will become familiar with reliable on-line resources for research.
Readings: Research, handbook, pp. 80-95 (Finding sources for research).
Due Dates: Throughout module- and to use as reference for research.
Assignments: Thesis statement practice; Process essay; Module 4 journal entries
Due Dates: Sept. 29 (thesis); Oct. 4 (process); by Oct. 6 (entries)
Discussion: Fun with process
Start Date: Sept. 23
End Date: Oct. 6