Literacy Narrative Guidelines

Connections to various materials and how we, as writers, connect with these materials is important. This assignment focuses on students exploring their narrative voice and identity. These guidelines asks students to explore their most significant connection with pop culture and how it’s shaped them so far.

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Rhetorical Analysis Guidelines

Rhetoric is a form of writing that breaks down how the writing is intended to connect with the intended and secondary audience. In this assignment, students are asked to explore something in pop culture and analyze how it uses the rhetorical appeals.

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Argumentative Essay Guidelines

Our final assignment for English 1101 is using everything we’ve learned so far and putting it into action. Students are asked to find something in pop culture to make a claim about that they argue for using reliable sources to support their claim. An alternative to the assignment: students can put two pop culture references into discussion and argue for one side or the other.

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