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Fall 2014 Courses

ACDV B50 - Advanced Reading
 

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ACDV B50: Advanced Reading and Critical Thinking (3 units)
This course fulfills the reading competency graduation requirement.

Joyce Kirst

Fall 2014
CRN 70425 Tues & Thurs 1:00 - 2:25 p.m. in SS 206
CRN 70426 Tues & Thurs 2:35 - 4:00 p.m. in SS 206
CRN 70427 Tues & Thurs 4:20 - 5:45 p.m. in SS 206

Supplemental Instruction in Library 130 with Rayven:
Mondays 11:00 am to noon
Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Thursdays Noon to 1:00 pm
Fridays 10:00 - 11:00 am
Bonus Sessions on Oct. 23rd: 1:00, 2:00 and 4:00 in Library 129!

 Class Packet LinkChildren of the Dustbowl Cover PhotoChew on This Book ImageReading for Academic Success Book
TEXTBOOKS

- ACDV B50 Packet for Fall 2014  - Kirst (Available only in BC Bookstore and Kirst web page) Required
- Children of the Dustbowl by Jerry Stanley (1993). ISBN-13: 978-0517880944 Required
- Chew on This: Everything You Don't Want to Know about Fast Food by Charles Wilson and Eric Schlosser (2007).
ISBN-13: 978-0618593941. Required. Sample (book's intro) from publisher's website
- Reading for Academic Success by Primis (Available only in BC Bookstore) Recommended

Additional Information
- Engrade Enrollment at www.engrade.com/student - Obtain free code from professor
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Supplemental Instruction in Library 130 - Days/Times to be Announced (extra credit)

ACDV B50 - Fall 2014
Syllabus
Course Sequence Revised Sept 2014

BC Information

BC Academic Calendar 2014-15

BC Final Exam Schedule Fall 2014
BC Library

Habits of Mind: It's POSSIBLE!
CAS Workshops


Supplemental Resources
Dustbowl Writing Activity
Chew on This Response Questions
Chew on This Essay Rubric
Porcelain Unicorn Video
Email Etiquette Slideshow

The Street Cleaner Movie

Anticipation Guide - How to Read a Book
Anna Agenjo Presentation
Christina Chang Banning Books Article
"Brother, Can You Spare a Dime" Lyrics
"How to Read a Book"
Presidential Inaugural Addresses
Humor
Poetry Analysis
Photo Essays
Screenplay: The Street Cleaner


Research Info
American Library Association - Challenged Books
Marshall University Libraries - Challenged Books
Cite ALA and Marshall U
Database Search Guidelines (EBSCO)
MLA In-Text Citations
MLA Format  Extended
MLA PowerPoint
MLA PPT  Handouts
EasyBib MLA Citation Guide

Scholarly Web Site Example

5 Ws of Web Evaluation

Contemporary Issue Project
Contemporary Issue Intro
Contemporary Issue Topics
Contemporary Issue Decision Guide
Contemporary Issue All-in-one Presentation Rubric
Contemporary Issue Essay Rubric
Transition Words to Connect Ideas
Evaluate or Analyze an Article Form
In-text citation samples

Free Resources:
BC Tutoring - SS 203
Supplemental Instruction - Library 130. See above.
Habits of Mind: It's POSSIBLE!


Last revised:
10/20/2014