Syllabus

Pharmacy I and II Schedule

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What do you know? ... Why do you think so? How do you know (that)?
Your Medical Knowledge in Your Own English

... Tentative Schedule
Week 1 Active English communication
4 Japanese [S+] [A+] [O+/C] [V]
Class f and other URLs
Advice about learning Vocabulary
Week 2 Read a (silently), Speak p
AJ Hoge rule #2
Names and the story (narrative)
AJ Hoge rule #6
4 Ques: [Wh-] [m-S-V] ... [+A]
4 Japanese answers
Conversations Starters
and written homework
Homework #1: Body Story [tba]
Week 3 Grp Rpt: Three-step conversation
1: p, 2: Question, 3: a
4 Verb clusters
Question sheets (=>next class)
Week 4 Discuss the story & questions
Write the story in paragraphs
Scientists: Patterns vs Rules
in Language and Music
Homework #2: Parasites Inside Me [tba]
Week 5 Grp Rpt: Three-step conversation
Question sheets (=>next class)
Two special Q patterns:
(1) Wh- and (2) Be
Week 6 Discuss the story & questions
Write the story in paragraphs
Conversation baseball:
hit, run, run, run
Homework #3: Body Story [tba]
Week 7 Grp Rpt: Three-step conversation
Question sheets (=>next class)
S's think deeply, C's never forget
Musicians practice every day
Week 8 Discuss the story & questions
Write the story in paragraphs
Review Shodo Girls
Question practice
Week 9 Exam 1: Making questions Review names of the characters
Homework #4: Parasites Inside Me [tba]
Week 10 Grp Rpt: Three-step conversation
Question sheets (=>next class)
English pronunciation:
12 vowel sounds
Week 11 Discuss the story & questions
Write the story in paragraphs
Extended answers
to questions about Shodo Girls
Week 12 Exam 2: Extended answers
(Hit, run, run, run)
Review names of the characters
in all homework videos
Homework #5: Organs and Meds
Week 13 Practice sentence correction:
lines, circles, and arrows
A language "solar" system:
Macro-micro Grammar Patterns
Finals Week Exam 3: Sentence correctionTime: tba
Room: tba


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