Tomorrow’s Test: Plagiarism, Vocab, Husker Du, ASoT. “Warm Up, 11/30.” Write the ANSWER. Have newer articles been published on your topic?  a) Currency  b) Relevance  c) Authority  d) Accuracy  e) Purpose Are alternative points of view offered? a) Currency  b) Relevance  c) Authority  d) Accuracy  e) Purpose Can you verify any of the information in… Read More

“Transitions, 11/15.” in fact, consequently, because, furthermore, instead, for example, nevertheless  A vegetarian can be defined as someone who does not eat meat, fish, or other animal products, such as eggs or cheese; 1) _____, he or she eats vegetables, fruits, grains, and seeds. 2) _____ this diet consists of non-meat food sources, a vegetarian… Read More

Checking: KBAR Summary and Vocab Definitions. “Transitions, 11/14.”  Directions:  Use a transition only once. Read each sentence carefully so that you can choose an appropriate transition. You won’t use them all. for example, finally, but, so, still, beyond, nevertheless, to the left, inside, secondly, until, as a result, in fact I would like to see you… Read More

Tomorrow’s Test (already?): Transitions, Vocabulary, RBC Remote, TMA. Checking KBAR Summaries. “Transitions, 11/8.” (9p) furthermore, first, in fact, until then, consequently, in contrast, second, then, however, but, nevertheless  (3) ______, I will boil the water. ______, I will brew the tea, and ____, I will serve it. I know Pedro quite well. _____, Pedro happens to be my… Read More

The CRAAP Test. Currency – Relevance – Authority – Accuracy – Purpose “CRAAP, 11/6.” As I display each web page, talk over with your group what links I should click to try to determine the main purpose of the website. As I click the links, talk over with your group what the purpose of the website is: –Advocacy – to sway opinion, to… Read More