English 101

           English 101 Fall 1           

 
English 101 Textbook
World Views 8th Edition
(custom edition for Trident Tech)
*Please have textbook for the first class
**If you qualify for free/reduced lunch status a book 
will be provided for you at the first class

TTC Grading Scale                      South Carolina Grading Scale

Numerical Scale           Letter Grade                Numerical Scale

91-100                                      A                                 90-100

81-90                                       B                                  80-89

71-80                                       C                                  70-79

65-70                                       D                                 60-69

Below 65                                  F                                  Below 60


 
English 101 Research Paper 
2017 Research Paper Assignment 
Intolerance Research Essay 2016.doc
2017 Annotated Bibliography Assignment
Annotated Bibliographies 2016.doc
Sample Annotated Bib
Annotated Bibliography Sample Structure.doc



Syllabus
Look here for link to the English 101 course syllabus!
It is subject to change or adjustment and will be updated.

Course Assignments:
Summer Reading                             10%
Daily Grade/ Online Lab               15%
1984 Essay                                      10%
Issues Essay                                   20%
Film Analysis Essay                         15%
Research Essay (Final Exam)           30%

English 101 Course Syllabus:

English 101 Course Syllabus:

The following readings are fromWorld Views 8th Edition unless otherwise indicated.

 

1/18

Introduction to Class& Syllabus; Social Contract for Class; Foster discussion

Annotated notes (5 pages handwritten) on 1984 due;

3 Responses on How to Read Literature Like a Professor emailed

“When I grow Up” Assignment

Introduction to the Harkness method of discussion

1/19

Clarke, “The Star”(handout) (Sample Reading Quiz)

1984 Essay Assigned; Outline & Thesis Statements

1/20

Reading Day – World View 8th Edition books in class

Dalrymple, Theodore, “Television is Evil” 332

Johnson, “Watching TV makes you Smarter” 415“When I Grow Up” Assignment due

 

 

1/23

Summer Reading Quiz (Foster & Orwell)

Media Lab – 1984 papers

Foster Presentations assigned

1/24

1984 Essays – Peer Editing – Rough Drafts Due

Sermon on the Mount 598

Genesis 384 (in class)

1/25

Davis, “America’s True History of Religious Tolerance” 336

Plato “Allegory of the Cave” 586 Quiz on both Readings

1/26

Harkness Method introduced; notes and discussion

1984 Essays Due: 2:45 in Folder, email by 4:00pm

1/27

How to Read Literature Like a Professor

Foster presentations and handouts due

 

 

1/30

Hoff, from The Tao of Pooh 403

Voltaire “Of Universal Tolerance” 644 (in class)

1/31

Buddha, “The Four Noble Truths” 280

Covington, from Salvation on Sand Mountain307Quiz onboth readings

2/1

Harkness Discussion #1: Orwell Covington, notes and books in class

2/2

Discuss the Issues Essay

Tyson, “The Perimeter of Ignorance” 636

Twain, Mark “The Damned Human Race”628 Quizon both readings

2/3

Lab day – Begin TTC MyLabs – Complete Pathbuilder

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2/6

Bhutto “Three Victims of Terrorism” 268 Quiz + MC Lab

2/7

Open Day – Reading to be announced Senior Takeover Day

Miner “Body Rituals among the Nacirema” 541 (in class)

2/8

Lab Day-Issues Essay

2/9

Peer Editing for Issues Paper – Bring completed rough draft

Editing exercises- Titles, Introductions, Thesis Statements, and Conclusions

2/10

Gandhi “Statement in the Great Trial of 1922” 380

Mandela “I am Prepared to Die” 498 Quiz on both readings

 

 

2/13

Dandin “The Perfect Bride” 69

Nanda “Arranging a Marriage in India” 547 (in class)

Issues Essay Due: 2:45 in Folder, email by 4:00

2/14

Althaus, Frances “Female Circumcision” 241 Quiz on all 3 readings

WV, Fairbank “Footbinding” 363

Yousafzai, Malala “UN Speech/Malala Rallies Youth to stand up for Universal Education” 673

2/15

Harkness discussion #2 Tyson – Malala (books and notes in class)

**CCSD Early Dismissal Day

2/16

Maathai “Nobel Peace Prize Lecture” 480

Walker “In Search of our Mother’s Gardens” 648 Quiz on both readings

2/17

Film—Dead Poet’s Society

Discuss Movie Analysis Essay 15%

 

 

2/20

President’s Day – No class

2/21

Finish Film –Poetry Discussion

Research Essay Introduced

2/22

Library Orientation

Library Research – 5 sources

Discuss Annotated Bibliography – Cite sources the same day you find them!

2/23

Peer Editing for Film Analysis Essay - bring a completed/printed rough draft

2/24

Library Research Day #2 – Annotated Bibliography discussed

Complete Works Cited Page

 

 

2/27

Eighner “On Dumpster Diving” 352

Modisane “The Dignity of Begging” 125Quiz on both readings

Film Analysis Essay due 2:45 in Folder, email by 4:00pm

2/28

Research Reading Day – all copies in class

Malala Documentary

3/1

Media Lab - TTC Writing Lab Work Time

3/2

Annotated Bibliography & Works Cited Pages due

McMillan “The Logic of Stupid Poor People” 536 (in class)

3/3

Featherstone, Liza “Walmart Values”369

Gladwell, Malcolm “Small Change” 392 Quiz on both readings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3/6

Media Lab: Research Essays

Conferences for Research Essay – Introductions checked, Intros and Outlines Due

3/7

Peer Review for Research Essay: Rough Drafts Due in Class

3/8

Maass “The Wild Beast” * cautionary disclaimer 472

Beah, “The Making and Unmaking of a Child Solider” Quiz on both readings

3/9

Harkness discussion #3 Maathai – Beah (books and notes in class)

Conferences for Introductions & Conclusions

Reading History Assignment Introduced

3/10

Media Lab

Reading History Presentation Work Time

Research Essay due 2:45 in Folder, email by 4:00

 

 

3/13

Open Day for missed selections (possibly Wiesel 658 and Borowski 28)

3/14

Reading History Presentations 500 word responses due

3/15

Reading History Presentations

TTC Writing Lab Due 4:00pm

**CCSD Early Dismissal Day

3/16

Nike: Behind the Swoosh documentary

A Girl in the River documentary

3/17

Clinton, Bill “Commencement Address at Howard University”

Livingston, Donovan “Commencement Address at Harvard”

 

 

3/20

Nobel Peace Prize Research

3/21

Nobel Peace Prize Presentations

3/22

End of 3rdQuarter

Harkness Discussion #4

Last Day of English 101;English 102 Syllabus presented

3/23

English 102

3/24

Teacher Work Day – No students

English 101 Grades sent to TTC Report Cards March 28th

 

TTC Grading Scale                      South Carolina Grading Scale

Numerical Scale               Letter Grade                        Numerical Scale

91-100                                      A                                  90-100

81-90                                       B                                  80-89

71-80                                       C                                  70-79

65-70                                       D                                  60-69

Below 65                                  F                                  Below 60