Category Archive: IW

Feb 15

IW Majors Rough Plan

IW Majors Rough Plan   Week Unit Topic Homework 1   Introductions, MLA, how to write an e-mail, Write a self-introduction / What did you do during vacation 2 1 Unit 1 (intro. To paragraphs), topic sentences, brainstorming, supporting sentences, concluding sentences Corrections 3 2,3 Unit 2, 3 (5 elements of good writing), purpose, audience, …

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Oct 11

IW Midterm Exam Notes

Midterm exam: – Multiple choice questions (theses, parts of essay, hooks, and transitions) – Making writing more descriptive (p. 48) Using adjectives, prepositions, etc. – Writing explicit thesis from an implicit thesis à Explicit theses name the topics of the body paragraphs à Implicit theses don’t I like ice cream. (implicit) I like ice cream …

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Sep 13

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

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Sep 03

Questions Words

Who?  What? Where? When? Why? How?  Asking for information:   ·         To ask for information, begin with a question word.  The rest of the sentence has the same structure as a yes/no question:  Who is your friend?  Whom does he love? ·         When asking for additional information about a noun, place the noun after the …

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Aug 27

Spring 2019 IW Homework Schedule

Week Homework 1 Write a self-introduction / What did you do during vacation 2 Corrections 3 4 Write one of the 4 kinds of paragraphs 5 corrections 6 Write an introduction and conclusion 9 Write an introduction & body paragraph for a comparison essay 10 Corrections 11 12  Rough photo essay writing due 13 14  

Aug 26

Common Errors

Common Errors These are some of the most common errors

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Aug 23

IW Syllabus

Intermediate Writing  (Spring 2019)   I.   Professor Information                                                                                                                                                        Office Hours Professor: Kevin Campigotto Office: Da-san-goan 512 Office phone:  033-730-0237                                                         Other times by request E-mail: sangji@campigotto.com Website: sangji.campigotto.com       Course Description This course is designed to improve your paragraph and essay writing skills. Throughout the course, we will focus on different types of …

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Sep 27

How to Write a Review

Writing a Review With any kind of review using specific description and giving a full opinion and supporting reasons is very important. Try to avoid general statements and explain your opinion with details, examples, etc. Movie Review • Introduction (title, release date, cast, background information) • Summary of the story (usually just the beginning) • …

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Sep 27

Writing Reviews

Writing a Review With any kind of review using specific description and giving a full opinion and supporting reasons is very important. Try to avoid general statements and explain your opinion with details, examples, etc.     Movie Review Introduction (title, release date, cast, background information) Summary of the story (usually just the beginning) Creative …

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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

corrections

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

Aug 15

Welcome

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.