Saturday, 14 October 2017

Week 5

Dear students,
Today you will study about gender. Please download the prints and bring them to class.

Gender Quiz

Brain Gender

Kind regards,
Chris Elvin

P.S. You should hand in your portfolio at the end of the semester. You may show your portfolio or essay to me any time during class. I can check your writing or APA format and offer you feedback.

Saturday, 7 October 2017

Week 4

Dear students,
Today you will study about human rights. Please download the prints below and bring them to class.

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

BBC Human Rights Case Studies

BBC Human Rights Case Studies Online

Kind regards,
Chris Elvin

Friday, 29 September 2017

Week 3

Dear students,
Today you will study about globalization. Please download the print below and bring it to class.

Download globalization print

Kind regards,
Chris Elvin

Globalization help sheet

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Week 2

Dear students,
Today you will discuss about fashion. Please download the file below and bring the prints to class.

Download fashion prints

Kind regards,
Chris Elvin

Friday, 22 September 2017

Week 1

Dear students,
Today you will write a two-paragraph review of a graded reader that you read recently. The first paragraph should describe the story (who, what, when, where, why, how) and finish with an in-text citation (the author's family name, comma, year of publication of the book you read enclosed by parentheses).
The second paragraph should be your opinion of the book.
Finally, you should write a full APA formatted reference for the book in the "References" (see page 20 of "Becoming A Better Writer".
Kind regards,
Chris Elvin
P.S. Please call me Mr. Elvin or Chris, not teacher.

Welcome to Chris Elvin's reading and writing class

Dear students,
Welcome to the course. Your grading criteria is as follows:

Attendance 30
Class portfolio 30
Mid-term assignment 20
Final assignment 20

Kind regards,
Chris Elvin

Friday, 14 April 2017

Blog cancelled

Dear students,
I have decided to cancel the blog. There is no need to visit it for the moment.
Kind regards,
Chris Elvin