Writing Rights Shared by Gael Grossman Adapted from Burkhardt, J.M., MacDonald, Mary C. (2010). Teaching information literacy: 50 standard-based exercises for college students. Chicago: ALA This is an assignment I use to get my students thinking about plagiarism and other issues of academic honesty. It’s more a discussion based assignment; however, I have had students writeContinue reading “Writing Rights”
Style Wars Complaint Letter Shared by Beth Gulley This assignment was designed to teach students to use a mentor text (from Bob Brannan’s A Writer’s Workshop), to get them to write to an audience from someone else’s perspective, and to demonstrate their understanding of the issues presented in a text (in this case the 1980’s documentaryContinue reading “Complaint Letter: Teaching Audience and Voice”
Campus Resources Paper Shared by Beth Gulley This assignment was designed to subtly promote student engagement on campus and increase student awareness of campus resources in addition to teaching MLA documentation and writing from sources.