Organizing and delivering presentations in English is likely the best skill you can learn as it encompasses
writing, reading, speaking and use of your body (body language). The key to all presentations is practice,
which will result in heigh
Writing a Great Opinion Paragraph
Make sure that you choose a topic that you have strong views about, and that you have at
least some basic knowledge about. Theres no point spending time writing about how you
think the death penalty is both good
OPINION PARAGRAPH PEER REVIEW
This purpose of this handout is twofold: 1) to provide you with guidelines as you comment on your
peers first draft and
2) to serve as a checklist you can use when revising your own
A few notes about the peer-review
A PERSONAL NARRATIVE ESSAY (short version)
For this assignment, you will write a narrative (a short story) about a formative experience.
Formative experiences and ones that shape how we see the world and what type of person we
become later in life. These
PEER TEACHING PROJECT
1. Perform research on a topic that is in some way related to your major and that is
interesting to you. Avoid tedious textbook topics. Find an article or video in English
that is relevant to this topic.
2. Read the article or watch
1. Capitalize the first word of every sentence.
2. Capitalize the pronoun I.
3. Capitalize all proper nouns.
A. Names of people and their titles: Dr. Carlos David, Professor Smith, Ms. Rachel Levin
B. Days of the week, months
Teach The Group!
If you finish early, you must continuevocabulary, summarize, ect.
Group Summarizes main points and asks questions about unclear points
Part 3. (After EVERYONE in the group has taught their lesson).
Six to Eight Black Men
By David Sedaris
I've never been much for guidebooks, so when trying to get my bearings in a strange
American city, I normally start by asking the cab driver or hotel clerk some silly question
regarding the latest census figures. I
By David Sedaris
"HE NICE, THE JESUS. HE MAKE THE GOOD THINGS, AND ON THE EASTER WE BE SAD
BECAUSE SOMEBODY MAKES HIM DEAD TODAY."
-"And what does one do on the fourteenth of July? Does one celebrate Bastille Day?"
It was my second month of F