Prepare: As you prepare to write your first discussion for this week, take a few moments to do the following:
Read the Portfolio Project assignment instructions in Week 8 (your outline is due Week 5 and your draft is due in Week 6. Your final draft is due in Week 8).
Review the Module 4 Content for this week.
Reflect: Take time to reflect on the techniques for generating ideas.
Think about which techniques might be more helpful for you when choosing topics.
Develop a short list of three to five ideas to possibly write about for the topic (making a case or writing a narrative essay) you selected for the final Portfolio Project.
Write: Select two to three prompts from the list below for your initial response post.
Provide your three to five ideas (in list format) for your Portfolio Project.
Write a paragraph and share what you think are the key elements that should be included in an essay that makes a case or in a narrative essay, as well as how you might incorporate these elements into your final project.
Note how you will use the strategies in your Portfolio Project.
Describe three writing strategies you think you might incorporate into your Portfolio Project.
Pose a question about this week’s reading to the class and your instructor.