Fall 2013: Syllabus (click the link)
Monday 12/9 - Portfolios collected and survey given in class.
Final on Monday 12/16 at 10:30AM. Bring a blue book and pen/pencil. You will be writing a reflection on your 2nd LASSI results as part of your final.
Monday 12/2 - Another great round of presentations today. Portfolios and LASSI test are due on 12/9.
Monday 11/25 - Great job on the presentations today, and thanks for sharing your goals with us. Looking forward to those that go on 12/2.
Homework: Due Mon 12/9 - Portfolio Assignment (click on the link for the sheet), complete the LASSI post-test by 12/9.
Monday 11/18 - In class journal #7, checked homework. Reviewed Vision Assignment (click the link for the assignment sheet). Completed guided visualization for public speaking.
Homework: Work on presentation for 11/25 or 12/2.
Monday 11/11 - Veteran's Day holiday
Monday 11/4: Reminders for registration. Guided visualization. In class journal #6. Explained the Vision Assignment (due 11/25 or 12/2).
Homework: Due 11/18 - Turn in a draft of your outline for the presentation. Turn in a draft of your 15 "I want" statements.
Monday 10/28: Overview of the registration process. In class journal #5.
Homework due 11/4: Complete the ed plan assignment.
Monday 10/21: Completed midterm and returned journals. Progress report for the class provided next Monday. No homework.
Monday 10/14: Collected in-class journals. Turn in 32 Day journals to English 85, make copies.
Midterm on Monday 10/21. Bring a blue book and your LASSI scores.
Monday 10/7: Checked journals. Reviewed requirements for AA/AS and transfer. Reminders for journal, educational plan and announced midterm on 10/21.
Homework due 10/14: Turn in completed 32 day commitment journal. Turn in the In class journals 1-4.
Monday 9/30 - Class canceled.
Homework due Mon 10/7: Bring your 32 day commitment journal (you should have 26-27 journals completed), I'll check your progress on 10/7 and let you know how to finish it.
Mon 9/23 - Meet Stephanie Grohs in the library at the Reference Desk.
Mon 9/16: Sleep Video handout with notes. In class journal #3. Started discussion about declaring a major. Checked 32 day commitment journals. Reviewed Educational Plan assignment, due early November. Schedule your appointments now.
Homework: Due Fri 9/27 - Click on the Student Submission Form link, complete the page and send me your thoughts about a future major or career path. Keep working on your journal.
Mon 9/9: In class journal #2. Completed stress assessment. Introduced the 32 day commitment journal.
Homework Due Mon 9/16 - Watch the Sleep Video Part 2 and take notes (click the Videos link to the left). Write your 32 day commitment journal every day this week, bring to class. Click the link for the assignment sheet. Read this sample journal to get you started.
Extra Credit due Mon 9/9: What is the concept of "selling out"? Write a quick list or paragraph and tell me where you found the information (interview someone, web site, book, etc).
No class on Monday 9/2 - But homework still due online
Mon 8/26: College culture, using faculty web sites, time management, and finding our focus for the class.
Homework Due Mon 9/2: Take the LASSI survey online. Click these links for the instructions: Page 1, Page 2
Mon 8/19: Introductions, overview of the syllabus, worked in groups. Homework Due Mon 8/26: Write 5 areas you want to work on to stay or become successful in college. Ex. Time management, study skills, etc. Due at the beginning of class.