Senior Writing

Senior Writing is an opportunity to practice writing skills in preparation for college and the work place.  Students will generate a portfolio containing at minimum 7 pieces of writing, 4 of which must be in the personal history/ memoir category, the explanatory/how to category, the persuasive/advocacy category and the expository/focused description category.  At least one piece must incorporate formal research using MLA format (In-text citations for quotations, summaries, paraphrases) and must include an annotation and a Works Cited page.  2013/14 due dates for submission of pieces:  1.  Monday, September 30th, 2. Monday, October 14th,  3.  Monday, October 28th,  4.  Tuesday, November 12th,  5.  Monday, November 25th,  6.  Monday, December 16th and  7.  Tuesday, January 21st.