Mid-Term Portfolio

Your Mid-Term Portfolio must include ALL of the following:

  1. Self-Assessment Letter

    Write a brief (200-300 words) assessment of the work you present in your portfolio.

    Your assessment should:

    • explain in detail how you have revised your work
    • analyze at least 2 strong points in your writing
    • analyze at least 2 specific aspects of your writing you want to improve

    Support your assessment with specific examples from your writing.

    Write your assessment in classic prose style: clear and concise, specific and engaging.

  2. Revised drafts of:

    • Essay 1 OR Essay 2
    • TWO Writing Exercises

    Pick ONE day for each of the Writing Exercises to revise.

  3. Rough drafts of:

    • Essay 1 AND Essay 2 (with Peer Critiques)
    • The Writing Exercises you chose to revise

Submit your portfolio in a two-pocket folder. Write your name on the front of the folder. Put the self-assessment letter and polished drafts in the right pocket and the rough drafts in the left pocket.

Due: October 24

Download: Mid-Term Portfolio

Page Last Updated: 15 October 2011