Parameters of the "other writing" and "participation" grade

The "other writing" grade consists of these definite points:

  1. Research Reports: 25 points
  2. Peer edit/Reader Response on First Draft: 50 points
  3. First Draft: 100 points
  4. Other, to include ungraded papers such as working bibliography, workshopping other papers, library response: 25 points

There will be other opportunities to earn this last 25 points as the semester progresses.

"Participation" in the face-to-face class comprises engagement in class discussions, in-class writing, keeping on-task in lab, and interest in the class as a whole.