Entries by dpogreba

AP Lang: Class Expectations Reboot for the Holidays

Just a little refresher of expectations for once we return from the holidays. Writing should reflect serious attention to detail and demonstrate an understanding of the requirements for the class. While there will certainly be days when you fall behind in the reading, the general expectation is that you will read and be prepared for […]

AP Language: Reminder About Writing and Revision

It feels like we have discussed this enough times that I don’t need to send the reminder, but some things to keep in mind before you submit your eminent domain essays on Tuesday: your essay needs to reflect actual attention to the prompt, the essay, and the rules of writing we have talked about all […]

AP Language Essay 6: Eminent Domain

Your sixth essay is not available in the downloads folder, but you will need to follow this link and use pages 2-9. The assignment is due on Tuesday, November 20, printed and handed to me in class. If you are gone that day, you must submit it by 4:00 p.m. that afternoon. No late papers will […]

Education Test Questions

You should be prepared to answer each of the following questions with a fully-developed paragraph that includes references to the texts and videos we’ve discussed, our notes, and your insight. On the test itself, you will answer five questions from a list of six. Using at least three sources, one of whom should be Socrates, […]

AP Language Essay 5: The Unknown

Your fifth exciting essay is due on Sunday, November 4 at noon and is the same topic we used for the test on Thursday. The essay you submit should reflect substantial revision from the essay you wrote in class unless a) you are incredibly brilliant and or b) you don’t want to have the chance to revise […]