Category Archive: Advanced Writing

May 10

AW Research Essay (Final Exam)

Advanced Writing Final Exam   Overview: For your final exam, you must choose a topic from the provided list, research that topic, and write a 5 paragraph essay. You will be evaluated based on your writing style, grammar, and quality of research done. With your final essay you must include a list of websites you …

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May 10

Paraphrasing / Works Cited

Paraphrasing Paraphrasing means putting what you have read into your own words. You paraphrase by reading something, thinking about what it means, and then restating it in your own words.   Works cited After your essay, you need to create a works cited page It should be a separate page, with the words ‘works cited’ …

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Oct 01

Possible topics for Opinion Writing

Here are some possible topics for your paragraph:

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Sep 13

Don’t say ‘Very’ (Make your Writing More Interesting

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Aug 26

Common Errors

Common Errors These are some of the most common errors

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Nov 28

Advanced Writing Final Exam Advice

Use of 1st person I will tell you three ways to get an A+. There are three ways to get an A+. I will introduce the causes of sleepiness. There are two common causes of sleepiness. I think health is important to prevent cancer. Health is important to prevent cancer. Doctors say health is important …

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Sep 04

Essay Outline

The Essay Outline is here: Essay Outline

Aug 27

How to Write an E-mail Activity

Here  is a good activity that shows how to write a proper e-mail

Aug 27

Corrections Example


When you send me back your corrections, this is what it should look like:    

Aug 17

AW Syllabus

Advanced Writing   (Spring 2020)   I.   Professor Information                                                                                                                                                        Office Hours Professor: Kevin Campigotto Office: Da-san-goan 512 Office phone:  033-730-0237 E-mail:                                                      Other times by request Website:         Course Description This course is designed to improve your paragraph and essay writing skills. Throughout the course, we will focus on different …

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May 10

Opinion / Persuasive Paragraph Topics

Here are some possible topics for your paragraph:

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Feb 28

My Schedule

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thurs Fri 1 9:20-10:10           2 10:20-11:10     AW (4111) 3 11:20-12:10         4 12:20-13:10         5 13:20-14:10   Hotel English (2101)   PBC (2107) PBC (2107) 6 14:20-15:10   7 15:20-16:10 BC (2107)   Hotel English (4111) AW (2105) …

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Feb 15

What is an ‘A’ Student

Criteria of Students Grades   An     ‘A’ student – Never misses a class and is never late, always has their textbook – Speaks only English in class – Always does their homework and does well on tests – Never uses their smart phone, checks their smart phone, texts, etc. – Does not need …

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Nov 19

Comparison Essay Topics

HERE are the comparison essay topics

Nov 12

Descriptive Essay Topics

You can find a list of Descritpive Essay Topics HERE

Mar 07

MLA Sample Page

MLA first page

Here is an example of how ALL homework submitted for this class should be formatted.