Readings due— Chapter 7 (Chapter 10 in full text)
HW due—Final Draft Email Message—write a properly formatted and properly organized
email message to me about anything you want to talk about. Include an appropriate
and effective subject line, a greeting or salutation, a message in direct opening format,
a body that explains your point in logical order, a conclusion with some kind of action
information, and a closing thought and signature.
HW due—1stDraft Positive or Negative letter—need 2 copies! Write a properly formatted
and organized Positive Message (from Chapter 8), or Negative Message (from Chapter
9). You can choose any type and organization of a letter listed in Chapter 8 or 9, and
you must have a correct heading, recipient address, salutation, Introductory
paragraph, body paragraph(s), concluding paragraph, and proper close of the letter.
Make sure your letter is organized, cohesive, and properly formatted.
HW due—1stDraft Persuasive memo—need 2 copies! Write a properly formatted and
organized Persuasive Memo. You need to have a correct memo heading with initials next
to your name, well-organized introductory paragraph with a summary, body paragraphs
or itemized information using numbers, letters, or bullets, and concluding paragraph
with the final persuasive push. Make sure the persuasive aspect of the memo is clear—
persuasion should be in the introduction, the body, and the conclusion, which should
have some kind of action information or a persuasive closing thought.
HW due—4.3 p. 146—use info on p. 135-137 to answer questions
HW due—5.8 p.172—use info on p. 165-168 to answer questions
HW due—Aplia assignments: 1) Review of Simple Sentences, 2) Commas, and
Peer-edit 1stdraft Positive or Negative letter
Peer-edit 1stdraft letter or memo