• I will provide a prompt for each essay, linked below and from our master schedule on the course homepage.
  • Each essay must be at least 500 words (approximately 2 pages, 12pt font, double-spaced) but no more than 750 words (approximately 3 pages, 12pt font, double-spaced) long, unless otherwise specified.
  • Please use a 12pt font and double space. Be sure to indicate your name, course, Essay number, and word count at the top of the first page.
  • Except for the fifth essay, essays are due in class as per the class calendar and the schedule below.


Essay I (Assigned 8/30; Due 9/8; Worth 50pts)

Essay II (Assigned 9/15; Due 9/27; Worth 100pts)

Essay III (Assigned 10/6; Due 10/25; Worth 175pts)

Essay IV (Assigned 11/3; Due 11/17; Worth 275pts)

Essay V (Assigned 11/29; Written in Class 12/8, 1:45pm-4:15pm; Worth 400pts)