Reading Tutoring* and Reading Groups Spring '07

* Monday–Tuesday 10-2 | Wednesday 3-6 | Thursday-Friday 10-2 | Jan 29-May 18 | R 207

While computer and workbook activities may be utilized at the Reading Lab (R207) 8am-7:45pm most of the week, students taking any level of English class may go to the Reading Lab to work face-to-face with a faculty reading tutor during the hours shown below. Students may also join a reading group (scroll down) for lab credit and/or pleasure; specific group schedules and descriptions are shown below. Both options offer great opportunities to learn from and interact with instructors and peers.  Download a printer-friendly version of the reading tutoring/group schedules.

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

10-11

C. Slates

D. Spears 1/22-3/6;
L. King 3/13-5/15

 

A. Kashyap

L. Brock

11-12

C. Slates

D. Spears 1/22-3/6;
E. Zarubin 3/13-5/15

 

B. Bacsierra

L. Brock

12-1

E. Zarubin

D. Spears 1/22-3/6;
T. Lang 3/13-5/15

 

T. Lang

M. Bosson

1-2

E. Zarubin

J. Goldthorpe

 

J. Goldthorpe

M. Bosson

2-3

         

3-4

   

J. Levinson

   

4-5

   

J. Levinson

   

5-6

   

L. Lachmayr

   
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READING GROUPS
(Register in advance at the Reading Lab, Library 207. Each session is five weeks long.)

  • SESSION 1 runs from 2/27-3/28 in room 215 in The Rosenberg Library
  • SESSION 2 runs from 4/10-5/10 in room 215 in The Rosenberg Library

THE NOVEL GROUP Tuesdays 11-12
Discuss The Revolt of the Cockroach People , by Oscar Zeta Acosta and take a powerful Mexican-American hippie trip back to the turbulent 1960s and ‘70s. Political protest and insurrection against religious, educational, and legal systems!
For more, email Mr. Bacsierra: bbacsier@ccsf.edu

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New night group! THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY GROUP
Tuesdays 7-8 pm

Discuss James McBride's The Color of Water , a beautiful story of a black man's relationship with his Jewish mother and an insightful look at race.
For more, email Ms. Brock: lizziebrock@yahoo.com

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THE DRAMA GROUP
Wednesdays 3-4

Enjoy Thornton Wilder's classic American play, Our Town, and explore "ordinary" life in turn-of-the-century Grover's Corners. As Wilder told Gertrude Stein, "It's a little play with all the big subjects in it."
For more, email Ms. Scrafford:
bscraffo@ccsf.edu


THE SHORT STORY GROUP
Thursdays 11:30-12:30

What do actors Cruise, Reeves, Schwarzenegger, & Ford have in common? Films based on Philip K. Dick's writing. Discuss a series of PKD's short stories & ask why his kind of science fiction has become more of a prediction than a fantasy.
For more, email Mr. Cook: kcook@ccsf.edu
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THE POETRY GROUP Thursdays 2-3
Love poetry? Hate poetry? Think you can't figure out poetry? Come join the poetry reading group to learn why modern poems can be fun to read and re-read. Together we'll discuss and discover multiple meanings in poems by authors including Richard Garcia, Tupac Shakur, June Jordan, and Elizabeth Bishop.
For more, email Ms. Teague
ateague@ccsf.edu

 

TWO GREAT WAYS TO ENJOY READING
AND EARN LAB CREDIT!

Learn more at

www.ccsf.edu/english/readinglab

Teachers, do you need reading tutor referral forms?  Students, do you need bookmarks?