Cuyamaca College

Calendar    ESL 100 - Fall 1999

            Calendar is Subject to Change at Teacher's Discretion

 

Day

Date

Topic & Activity

Teacher's Assignments

1

M

W

8/23

8/25

Intro to Lab, Introduction to class, level test

five styles, review simple present and present progressive tense

 

2

M

W

8/30

9/1

Present vs. present progressive/Imperative/Reading: Right or Left Brain?

Past tense and used to/Reading: Ears and Your Character, Lab Exercise

 

September 3: Last day to add classes/Last day to drop without a "W"

3

M

W

9/6

9/8

Labor Day Holiday! No Class!

Past progressive and WH questions/Begin Black Pearl (Vocabulary)

 

4

M

W

9/13

9/15

More past tense/Reading: Potatoes/Lab writing #1

Future and Future time clauses/Reading: Delicacies

 

5

M

W

9/20

9/22

Review for test/Peer Review #1/Writing #1 Final Draft

Test #1/Reading: How do they Bathe?/Reading Discussion #1

 

6

M

W

9/27

9/29

Review test/Present perfect since/for and already/yet/Lab Exercise

Present perfect indefinite past and simple past/Reading Discussion #2

 

7

M

W

10/4

10/6

Practice Quiz/Reading: Unusual Marriage Ceremonies/ Writing #2

Present perfect progressive/Reading Discussion #3

 

8

M

W

10/11

10/13

Present perfect vs. progressive/Peer review #2/review for exam/writing #2 Final Draft

Test #2/Reading: Louis Braille/Reading Discussion #4

 

9

M

W

10/18

 

10/20

Review test/Reading: World's Most Unusual Millionaire/Writing #3

Adjectives and adverbs/equalitives and comparative/Begin Old Man & the Sea (Vocabulary)

 

10

M

W

10/25

10/27

Superlatives and adverbs/Peer review #3/Writing #3 Final Draft

Gerunds/Reading Discussion #1

 

11

M

W

11/1

11/3

Infinitives/reading: Earthquake of 1964/Writing #4

Gerunds vs Infinitives/Reading: Killer Bees

 

November 11: Last day to drop semester length class.(A "W" will appear on transcript)

12

M

W

11/8

11/10

Gerunds/Infintives continued.

Finish gerunds/review for test/Peer review #4

 

13

M

W

11/15

11/17

Test #3/reading Discussion #2/Writing #4 Final Draft

Review test/Reading: It's the Law/Modals of ability and permission

 

14

M

W

11/22

11/24

Reading: Laws about Children/Reading Discussion #3/Writing #5

Modals: requests and advice/Proposed Library Orientation

 

15

M

W

11/29

12/1

Modals: necessity, future possibility/Peer review #5/ Writing #5 Final Draft

Articles/Writing a Review (selecting a topic)

 

16

M

W

12/6

12/8.

Summarizing an article/Reading Discussion #4/ Summary Rough Draft

Practice Final-Old Man & the Sea (video)

 

Final Test: Monday, December 13 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - E107 (No Lab)