Scavenger hunt. Work in pairs to explore the handbook for your course.
Find key ways into the book. Sections P1 and P2 will help me with commas.
I see that section C1 has 4 subsections. Advice about writing introductions and conclusions: C2-a and C2-c.
Checklist for thinking through my writing situation: page 5. Advice about thesis statements; samples of good thesis statements: C1-c. Guidelines for active reading: page A writing guide for an analytical essay: pp.
Samples of annotated readings readings with student notes on them : pp. Advice about using specific evidence in argument papers: A4-e.
Examples of multimodal texts: pp, 84, 86, Examples of good research questions: pp. An example of how to document an article from a database in MLA style: pp.
References, Bibliography, or Works Cited?
Seeking feedback on a draft offers a smart start to revising. Section A5 gives advice for public speaking.
A Writer's Reference with Writing in the Disciplines
Section G6 covers how to find and fix run-on sentences. Section P4 covers how to find and fix problems with apostrophes. Page includes a chart of information needed for a working bibliography.
Page 29 includes a checklist for revising my essay. My instructor wants me to use sources that are scholarly. Page includes a checklist for determining if a source is a scholarly source. APA is the preferred citation style in the academic discipline called: social sciences.