Reading, Writing and Gender
in Early Modern Scotland
It is only too easy to extrapolate from the better-evidenced, and so somewhat
more scrutable, cultural history of early modern England, and to assume that
literacy and print-culture in Scotland develope
IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION, VOL. 56, NO. 1, MARCH 2013
Measuring Mobile ICT Literacy: Short-Message Performance
Assessment in Emergency Response Settings
ELIZABETH AVERY GOMEZ
Journal of Asthma, 2013; 50(3): 260266
Copyright 2013 Informa Healthcare USA, Inc.
ISSN: 0277-0903 print/1532-4303 online
ASTHMA IN THE ELDERLY
Depressive Symptoms, Low Adherence, and Poor Asthma Outcomes
in the Elderly
Example of Substantive and Evaluative Paragraphs of a Peer Review
I think that your proposition that people with positive high humor tend to be more
socially skilled is interesting
Collaborative Exercise: Arrangement
Goal: To work with members of your primary audience, testing the strength of your
reasons. To think about how to arrange reasons in persuasive and strategic ways.
Task 1: List reasons
For task 1, work individually.
Final Portfolio Cover Letter Examples
I have always struggled to write, particularly coming from a non-U.S.
background. Taking numerically-based courses such as finance and engineering does not
help. Through the writing seminar this semester,
Before the test
Before the test
Prewrite: make outlines (says/does) of lectures
and books likely included in your test
If the question is distributed in advance, find
out if you can bring in the outline.
If the question isnt given in adva
Assignment One: Three Justificatory Propositions
For this assignment, you need to create three justificatory propositions based on assigned
topic readings for the seminar, as well as any other scholarly reading you may have done
on the topic. You wi
Collaborative Exercise: Coherence
The sentences in the paragraph below have been taken out of their original order.
Read the passage aloud and then, as a group, decide in which order you would put the
sentences. Number each accordingly.
If you have areas
EXPLANATORY RESEARCH ESSAY ASSIGNMENT SEQUENCE
S tatement of Research Interest & Five Sources
K nown Item Search for Five Sources
L ogical Outlines of Three Author Sources
A bstract of One Author Source
T hree Explanatory Propositions
P re - Writing
Exercises in simple and complex synthesis.
1: Introduce yourselves
2: Choose a group spokesperson/scribe, preferably someone who has not already served
in this position.
3: Have someone read the instructions aloud for the first exercis
Three Justificatory Propositions
Two Reasons and Counterarguments Pre-Outline
750 Word Justificatory Two Reasons and Counterargument Prose Draft
Post-Outline, Justificatory Two Reasons and Counterargument
Challenger attacks a weaker argument rather than the original statement or
position, which is harder to argue against.
Challenger attacks the person or organization making the argument rather
Collaborative Assignment: Undergraduate Writing in the Disciplines
Choose a recorder and a spokesperson. Post your findings to the presentation blog.
Instead of reading all of these questions aloud, a third person in the group should read
Directions for Outlining Scholarly Text & Articles
The research text will provide the foundation for your research paper. That is why we ask you to
read it carefully, like a scholar or professional in the field. If you give all scholarly or
Individual & Collaborative Exercise: Semantic Coherence
The Gettysburg Address
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and
dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
As social networking applications like MySpace have become enormously
popular among teenagers, parents everywhere have worried that their kids are wasting
enormous amounts of time updating their pictures, leaving wall posts, and sending
messages about eve
The Author(s) 2011
Reprints and permission: http:/www.
Digital Literacy and Privacy
The Author(s) 20
The Informational City: Information Technology,
Economic Restructuring, and the Urban-Regional
Sociability, Interpersonal Relations, and the Internet:
Reconciling Conflicting Findings
- summarize or describe,
the scope or
Collaborative: Outline, Introduction to Jenkins, Ford and Green
Spokesperson: you are responsible for keeping the group on task in the allotted time. When we
reconvene, it is the spokespersons role to report the groups
Generating Simple and Complex Synthesis.
cfw_Goal: To gain practice in differentiating the two types of synthesis in preparation for the
upcoming research writing assignments
1: Introduce yourselves
2: Choose a group spokesperson/scrib
As a group you want to ensure that each member of your group understands explanatory
propositions and, ideally, has at least one that synthesizes (finds a shared pattern among) your
Footnotes : Collaborative Exercise
Name two scholars that your author thinks are particularly important.
Name one text that he or she thinks is foundational in their field.
Name one author that he or she disagrees with.
Find one primary work (fiction, f