Classroom Activities

Class Activities

Building on PWR’s exploration of cultural rhetorics during September Sessions, Program Meetings, and guest lectures this year, the Teaching and Tutoring Practices Committee is happy to showcase four teaching activities that provide ideas for how to integrate cultural rhetorics into our pedagogy. Samah Elbelazi considers the pedagogical promise and cultural richness of real-time research mixers between freshmen at... Read More
Overview: Students (in small groups) pick any article from BBC Pidgin (a digital...
Cultural Rhetorics, Activities
Overview of the activity: Instructors designed an online workshop (research mixer)...
Cultural Rhetorics, Audience, PWR 1, PWR 2, Activities
Overview: This activity puts a cultural rhetorics twist on sentence imitation—the...
Cultural Rhetorics, PWR 1, PWR 2, Style, Activities
Building on PWR’s exploration of cultural rhetorics during September Sessions,...
Activity Showcase, News, Activities
Overview: Students read Russell Baker’s two-page parody of “Little Red Riding Hood”...
Activity Showcase, Style, News, Activities
Overview: This writing activity asks students to understand their various...
Cultural Rhetorics, PWR 1, PWR 2, Activities