Sample Assignments for Writing Intensive Courses
The more students write, the more they learn. Giving students ample opportunism for both high-stakes writing (formal graded assignments) and low-stakes writing (informal responses, such as journal entries) helps them learn the subject matter as well as how to reason clearly and logically.
Following are some high-stakes assignments that have proven successful.
|Interview With a Teacher||PSY 242 Educational Psychology||Dr. J. Levine|
|Analysis of a Commercial Movie||PSY 242 Educational Psychology||Dr. J. Levine|
|Research Paper||EGL 101 College Writing I: Composition||Dr. L. Rozakis|