English 101 - First-Year English General Essay Guidelines

SPORTS & SOCIETY

NBC Sunday Morning with Willie Geist:  9/11: Sports after the 9/11 Attack

ESSAYS & ASSIGNMENTS

Sports Poetry Analysis  **Sections 14 & 16

Assignment Information (See notes from class discussion)

"In the Pocket" (Poems are in SL: see syllabus)
"The Sprinters"
"The Pitcher"

Game Story (Not for Spring 2021)

Essay 1/2 - Evaluation Essay (Movie Review - The Way Back)  **Sections 14, 16, & 23

Essay 1 - Personal Narrative **Section 23

Essay 2/3 - Literary Analysis of a Short Story  **Sections 14, 16, & 23

Assign 1 - Personal Sports Narrative  **Sections 14 & 16 Assign 2 - Comic Strip Girls & Sports  **Sections 14 & 16

Essays/Assignments Comparison Chart
First-Day-of-Class Quiz

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Not for Spring 2021 Semester

Essay 2 - Evaluation Essay

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Macbeth
Summary of play--Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
        Summary of play + additional resources--Folger Shakespeare Library
        Shakespeare online: See menu top left for plays--oodles of info on Macbeth

        
Audience Sheet

Other Genres Evaluating a TV Series (FNL Pilot Episode) about Sports Movie Review Argumentative (Issue) Essay