7-18

Today in class we practiced evaluating a podcast using criteria we created together as a class. We then discussed what success meant in media and the language to discuss success in evaluative writing.

Week 10 Day 1

Homework:

  • WTE – Draft 1
    • Due Wednesday
    • 200+ words, MLA format, printed and brought to class
    • Should include your introduction, thesis, and forecasting (and perhaps the first part of your first body paragraph)

7-13

Today in class we had our third quiz, practiced creating criteria for evaluation, and continued our study of the podcast genre.

Week 9 Day 2

Homework:

  • Select one podcast walking tour about a place you would like to visit (or have already visited) to use with your evaluation essay
  • Listen to the selected podcast and be prepared to discuss it on Friday