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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.
Professor Joyce Kirst

Fall 2016
CRN 70027 Mon & Wed 1:00 - 2:25 p.m. in SS 206
CRN 70028 Mon & Wed  2:35 - 4:00 p.m. in SS 206
CRN 70033 Tues & Thurs 1:00 - 2:25 p.m. in SS 206
CRN 70034 Tues & Thurs 2:35 - 4:00 p.m. in SS 206
CRN 70035 Tues & Thurs 4:20 - 5:45 p.m. in SS 206

(Note: All B50 classes will periodically meet in SS3 computer lab - see posted messages near classroom)

Supplemental Instruction
Rayven Webb - Sign up for REMIND Messages:
Text # 81010, Message:

Kaitlyn Kirkland Sign up for REMIND Messages:
Text # 81010, Message:

 Class Packet LinkChildren of the Dustbowl Cover PhotoNickel & Dimed Cover     Reading for Academic Success Book         
TEXTBOOKS

- ACDV B50 Packet for Spring 2016 - by Kirst (Available in BC Bookstore) Required.
- Children of the Dustbowl by Jerry Stanley (1993). ISBN-13: 978-0517880944 Required.
- Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich (2001). ISBN:
978-0312626686 Required.
Reading for Academic Success -- Not required. Copies will be available in class.

Keep track of your grade with Engrade:
- Engrade Enrollment at www.engrade.com/student - Obtain free code from Professor

Check your essay's originality at Turnitin.com:
- Turnitin class ID: 10206941
- Turnitin enrollment password: read

Free Microsoft Office 360
All class materials are available in alternate formats upon request to DSPS.

ACDV B50 - Fall 2016
Syllabus
Mon/Wed Course Sequence

Tues/Thurs Course Sequence

BC Information

BC Academic Calendar 2016-17

BC Final Exam Schedule Fall 2016
BC Library


BC Library Videos: Avoiding Plagiarism

         What is Plagiarism? - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmRTcLHKN50

         Terms to Know - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVenhKcLn_Y

         Avoiding Plagiarism - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CLmjAa8yH8


Free BC Resources
BC Tutoring - SS 203
BC Writing Center - SS 135
Supplemental Instruction
Habits of Mind: It's POSSIBLE!

CAS Workshops

Contemporary Issue Project
Contemporary Issue Posters 2016
Contemporary Issue Decision Guide 2016
Analyze an Argument Form
In-text citation samples
Transition Words to Connect Ideas

Quote, Paraphrase, or Summarize?
4-Step Summary Paragraph
Using Evidence to Support Claims
Supplemental Course Resources
Anna Agenjo Presentation against Banning Books
Annotation Powerpoint
Annotate Work Addiction Article
Anticipation Guide - How to Read a Book
"Brother, Can You Spare a Dime" Lyrics
Challenged Book Group Presentation Rubric
Challenged Book Summaries
Chew on This Handout
Chew on This Response Questions
Chew on This Socratic Discussion
Chew on This Essay Rubric
Christina Chang Banning Books Article
Critical Thinking Video
Dustbowl Writing Activity
Email Etiquette Slideshow
Email Etiquette Brief Slideshow
Nickel & Dimed FAQ Handout
Poetry Analysis Extended
Porcelain Unicorn Video
Screenplay: The Street Cleaner
The Street Cleaner on Vimeo
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Research Info

5 Ws of Web Evaluation
American Library Association - Challenged Books
Cite ALA and Marshall U
Database Search Guidelines (EBSCO)
EasyBib MLA Citation Guide
In-text Citations Video
Marshall University Libraries - Challenged Books
MLA In-Text Citations
MLA Format  Extended
MLA Essay Format
MLA PowerPoint

MLA PPT  Handouts

MLA Set-up YouTube Videos
Plagiarism Video
Scholarly Web Site Example






  Last revised:
05/14/2016