Category Archive: Basic Writing

May 08

Photo Essay Examples

Here are some examples from past student photoessays:   Canada  This one is a good topic, the pictures are pretty good, but there are a lot of spelling and word errors. Carnival in Venice This is a very strong example. Color Psychology  The author here chose a strange topic that made it hard on herself. The pictures and …

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May 08

Photo Essay Rubric

Here is the rubric for the photo essay. Remember this is your final exam so please read this carefully and ask me any questions you have.

May 08

Photo Essay Guide

Photo Essay Assignment Your final exam for the class will be to prepare a photo essay on any topic of your choice. The topic must have a clear thesis. It cannot just be an info-dump. A photo essay is a set of related pictures that tell a story and go along with the text or …

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Aug 26

Common Errors

Common Errors These are some of the most common errors

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Jun 01

My Schedule, Spring 2019

Prof. Campigotto’s schedule for Spring 2019 Time Monday Thurs Fri 1 9:20-10:10     BC Majors 4111 2 10:20-11:10 3 11:20-12:10   IW (Majors) 4111   4 12:20-13:10   Cafe 5 13:20-14:10 Café   Cafe PBC 2103 PBC 2104 6 14:20-15:10 7 15:20-16:10 BC 2104     8 16:20-17:10   9 17:20-18:10       …

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Mar 10

Basic Writing Homework Schedule

Basic Writing Homework Schedule Here is the schedule for all of the homework in Spring Semester BW

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Mar 02

Basic Writing Syllabus

Basic Writing  (Spring  2016)   I.   Professor Information                                                                                                                                         Office Hours Professor: Kevin Campigotto Office: Da-san-goan 512 Office phone:  033-730-0237                                                 Other times by request E-mail: Website:           Course Description This course is designed to improve your basic writing skills. Throughout the course, we will focus on different types of …

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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 15


Welcome to the companion site for Professor Campigotto’s classes. Syllabuses and other documents will be uploaded shortly.

Mar 07

MLA Sample Page

MLA first page

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