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Singulars And Plurals, Lori Williams, Sally Wallace, Parkland College Center For Academic Succes Jan 2018

Singulars And Plurals, Lori Williams, Sally Wallace, Parkland College Center For Academic Succes

Style

This instructional handout provides information on singular and plural nouns and pronouns and the appropriate use of apostrophes when making nouns possessive.


Point Of View (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Point Of View (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Style

This instructional handout identifies the three types of point of view in writing.


Point Of View (Video And Slides), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Point Of View (Video And Slides), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Style

This instructional video with downloadable slides identifies the different points of view in writing.


Conciseness And Clarity, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Conciseness And Clarity, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Style

This instructional handout offers guidelines for writing in a more concise and clear manner.


Agreement (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Agreement (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Style

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Subject And Verb Agreement (Video And Slides), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Subject And Verb Agreement (Video And Slides), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Style

This instructional video with downloadable slides review subject, verb, and pronoun agreement and suggests ways to correct sentence structure errors.


Active And Passive Voice (Video And Slides), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Active And Passive Voice (Video And Slides), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Style

This instructional video with downloadable slides distinguishes between passive and active voice and advises when to use them in writing.


Sentence Fragments Ii (Handout), Lori Williams, Sally Wallace, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Sentence Fragments Ii (Handout), Lori Williams, Sally Wallace, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Sentences

This instructional handout addresses the sentence fragment error and suggests ways to correct it.


Sentence Fragments I (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Sentence Fragments I (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Sentences

This instructional handout offers advice on how to correct the sentence fragment error.


Sentence Fragments, Angela Gulick Jan 2018

Sentence Fragments, Angela Gulick

Sentences

No abstract provided.


Seven Steps For Creating Visuals, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Seven Steps For Creating Visuals, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Visuals

This is instructional handout, prepared for English 102 (Composition II) at Parkland College, provides guidance on how to use graphs and charts in research writing.


Comma Splices (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Comma Splices (Handout), Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Sentences

This instructional handout helps identify the comma splice sentence error and identifies for ways to fix the problem.


Synthesis Of Research, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Synthesis Of Research, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides information about synthesizing or blending different perspectives together in research writing. It consists of tips and examples of research paragraphs using synthesis.


Summaries 2, Sue Kuykendall, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Summaries 2, Sue Kuykendall, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides information on the different types of summaries and how to write them.


Summaries 1, Lori Williams, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Summaries 1, Lori Williams, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides step-by-step instructions on how to write a summary.


Quoting Sources, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Quoting Sources, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides information on quoting sources. It includes deciding between an In-Text Quotation and a Block Quotation, ways to introduce a quotation, using quotation marks, and adding or removing information.


Paraphrasing, Summarizing, And Quoting Sources, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Paraphrasing, Summarizing, And Quoting Sources, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides a chart that compares paraphrasing, summarizing, and quoting sources.


Paraphrasing Sources, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Paraphrasing Sources, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides step-by-step instructions on how to paraphrase information from sources.


Notes On Quotes: Special Circumstances, Sue Kuykendall, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Notes On Quotes: Special Circumstances, Sue Kuykendall, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Research: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, Quoting, Synthesizing, Organizing

This handout provides information about managing special circumstances regarding quotation.


Editing Strategies (Handout), Angela Gulick Jan 2018

Editing Strategies (Handout), Angela Gulick

Editing

This instructional handout provides tips for improving editing skills.


Sample Personal Statement For College Applications And Scholarships 2, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Sample Personal Statement For College Applications And Scholarships 2, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides a sample of a personal statement for college applications and scholarships to help students construct their own.


Personal Statements For College Applications And Scholarships, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Personal Statements For College Applications And Scholarships, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides guidelines to help students construct a personal statement for college applications and scholarships.


Financial Aid Appeal Letters, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Financial Aid Appeal Letters, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides guidelines to help students construct a letter to the Financial Aid Appeal Committee. It consists of tips and a "past, present, and future" outline.


Résumé Tips, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Résumé Tips, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides tips on writing résumés.


Job Application Letter Sample, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Job Application Letter Sample, Angela Gulick, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter to help students construct a letter of their own.


Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 4, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 4, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter and résumé to help students construct their own.


Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 3, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 3, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter and résumé to help students construct their own.


Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 2, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 2, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter and résumé to help students construct their own.


Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 1, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample 1, Ruijie Zhao, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter and résumé to help students construct their own.


Writing A Professional Email, Amber Landis, Parkland College Center For Academic Success Jan 2018

Writing A Professional Email, Amber Landis, Parkland College Center For Academic Success

Email Messages, Employment Materials, Financial Aid Appeals, Personal Statements

This handout provides guidelines to help students construct a professional email by listing dos and don'ts of formatting and outlining components.