• “Literacy is one of the greatest gifts a person can receive” is a quote written by Jen Silensky. This creates a question, “well, how is this statement true?” Literacy can be considered largely importa […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, Week 3, Submission 6, on the site flammiae 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    I find that my literacy history compares mostly to Raymond Branch. Like Branch, I was born into a working class family and able to go straight to a university without a worry. I had all of the proper teaching […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, Week 3, Bullet notes, on the site flammiae 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    Literacies, literate notes
    -Literacy is ever changing and evolving
    -Religious literacy
    -Carol White
    -Business literacy
    -Sarah Steele
    -Literacy can be hard for some to learn based off of […]

  • Dear Professor Hall,
    I want to be a detailed, professional writer for law. My goal is to finish graduate school and become a criminal justice lawyer. I know that this profession includes a lot of writing so I […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, 1.11 & 1.12, p. 21, on the site flammiae 3 weeks ago

    I remember learning public speaking my senior year of high school. I knew how to do it from previous grades but I felt like this class expected more out of me. I had to consume a lot of my time practicing in front […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, 1.8, p. 17, on the site flammiae 3 weeks ago

    I write in texts most of the time. Texting is convenient for when I am communicating with my friends and parents. I use writing to create notes in my phone and on my planner to remember things for myself. I write […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, 1.4, p.12, on the site flammiae 3 weeks ago

    Reading and writing has been difficult for me in the past. I struggled with retaining the information that I read which then led to difficulty of putting that information into an essay. I enjoy reading pleasure […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, 1.2 p. 11, on the site flammiae 3 weeks ago

    A difficult writing piece was my final UNIV 112 essay. It was about my writing and research process. I never have had to think this way and conduct research and write about how I went about it. I had to come up […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, Week One Submission Two, on the site flammiae 4 weeks ago

    Dear Professor Hall,
    My name is Emily Flammia. I have experienced many different forms of writing growing up. To begin, informal writing comes very easily to me as I have grown up around technology and texting my […]

  • flammiae wrote a new post, Week One Submission One, on the site flammiae 4 weeks ago

    1. Key Terms
    Voice
    Transfer
    Conceptions
    Constructs
    Situated
    Contingent
    Genres
    Threshold concepts

    I think that constructs, situated, and contingent are important key terms in chapter 1. […]

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