Reflection Over the course of the semester there are many things that I learned. The things that I learned, Iknow, will help me with my papers and myassignments for the rest of my college experience. I also gained more confidence in myself and my writing style.
Summary vs Analysis Summary Analysis Summary: A brief paragraph describing and informing three or Analysis: examines the summary more of the following elements: elements described above in order to look for their meaning in the 1. Who: those involved following contexts: 2. What: the event or topic being 1. Relationships, trends, patterns covered 2. Roles of 3. When: time, period, era, night or people, places, objects, situations day 3. Consequences or results of 4. Where: the events, decisions and processes location, distance, place 4. Causes and their effects 5. Why: the cause or causes 5. Advantages and disadvantages/ 6. How: the process(es) gains and losses Report: An extended summary that 6. Strengths and weaknesses delves deeper into more descriptions and details of the above elementsThis was the most important thing that I learned this semester. I am still not completely comfortable with the process but I am getting better
Poem Analysis Photograph of September 11th Lady Lazareth By: Wislawa Szymborska By: Sylvia Plath This was the first poem that I This was the second poem that Ianalyzed this semester. It was a good analyzed this semester. I experience and I enjoyed the learned that I enjoyed analyzing assignment poetry and I am not bad at it.
Commas & MLA CitationI have never been very good at comma placement. This It is always important to citesemester has made me a little correctly. This is somethingmore comfortable with comma that I have become more confident in after this usage in my papers. semester.
Revising a College Essay I always had that feeling of dread when I thought aboutrevising a paper. This semester was a good experience when it came to revision. I learned that it can be easy when taking in all comments and suggestions.
Critical ResponseThe next analysis was done on The last paper was my choice Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. and I chose Jane Austen’s It was frustrating but a good Northanger Abbey. This was learning experience the hardest paper for me but I was happy with the end result.
Monsters It was a surprise to me that something that you see in horrormovies can have a more profound meaning. It is hard to knowwhat that meaning is until you analyze what the author is trying to say.
Annotated Bibliography o A bibliography is a list of sources (books, journals, websites, peri odicals, etc.) one has used for researching a topic. Bibliographies are sometimes called "references" or "works cited" depending on the style format you are using. A bibliography usually just includes the bibliographic information (i.e., the author, title, publisher, etc.).o An annotation is a summary and/or evaluation. o Therefore, an annotated It is always fun to learn bibliography includes a something new, and writing an summary and/or evaluation of annotated bibliography was each of the sources. one for me this semester.http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/614/01/
Blogging A blog (a blend of the term web log) is a type of website or part of a website supposed to be updated with new content from time to time. Blogs are usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order. Blog can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or Blogging this semester made add content to a blog. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blogthis class a little more exciting. It also made me feel like I was apart of the class.