Required Work

Do the reading. Write in your books: Scribble. Doodle. Talk back! Come to class with annotated copies of all assigned readings. Scribble. Talk to each other!

You are expected to spend 9 hours per week on course work outside of class. Required course work includes:

  • 2 ungraded creative posts (count toward participation)
    • About Me
    • Found Object
  • 10 Prep Pages – 15%
  • 3 Secondary Source Reports (must complete 1 as 2-page report; the other 2 may be annotated onto the articles) – 12%
  • Biography Project – 20%
    • annotated bibliography
    • spreadsheet metadata
    • biography
    • peer review
  • Avant-Garde Writer Project – 30%
    • literature review
    • lesson plan & facilitation
    • digital resource
    • reflection essay
    • peer review
  • Final project  – 15%
  • Participation – 8%

Note: As a class, we may agree to redistribute percentages according to the time and difficulty demanded.