Staff Meeting 1/10/00

Welcome and Introductory Remarks by Bob Moeller

Lecture Overview with Patrick Sinclair

Current Performance Schedule of Winter Quarter Texts

The Writing Curriculum for Winter:

Resources at

Thanks to those who contributed to the electronic archive in Fall!

Essay #1

  1. Its role in the writing sequence
  2. Guidelines for choosing the passage for your section (20 lines relevant to cultural contact)
  3. Model passages (from the Lotos Eaters or the Sirens)
  4. Using the Pre-Writing Grid
  5. Teaching close reading
  6. Teaching the use of reference works, especially the use of a dictionary
Week One: Identifying Genre

Theoretical Issues

Providing Background: Pitfalls: How-To: