Outline for Unit 1: Basics of diagramming; transformations


(Weeks 1-4 January 17-February 9)

Wednesday Jan. 17 "What is grammar?"

Friday Jan. 19


Class discussion: Fundamentals of diagramming, basic active sentence patterns
Read: Kolln chapt. 2
Due: chapt. 2 S for P* odd numbers only

Monday Jan. 22


Due: chapt. 2 S for P even numbers only
(group assignments given out) Wednesday Jan. 24
Group work
Due: chapt. 2 Q for D** 1 & 2

Friday Jan. 26


Class discussion: fundamentals of diagramming, basic active sentence patterns ctd.; phrasal verbs; coordination of sentences.
NO HOMEWORK

Monday Jan 29


Class discussion: phrasal verbs; coordination of sentences
Read: Kolln chapt. 9 (Coordination) pp. 244-245
Due: chapt. 2 Q for D 3

Wednesday Jan. 31


Group work
Due: chapt. 2 Q for D 6, 8

Friday Feb. 2


Class discussion: transforming the basic patterns
Read: chapt. 5
Due: chapt. 5 Q for D 3

Monday Feb. 5


Class discussion: transforming the basic patterns
Due: chapt. 5 Q for D 5

Wednesday Feb. 7


Group work
Due: chapt. 5 Q for D 2

Friday Feb. 9


Wrap up discussion on basic active sentences and transformations:
NO HOMEWORK

*S for P = Sentences for practice; **Q for D = Questions for discussion


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