Excelsior ORC Reading Activities

Also see the list of Writing Activities.

Reading Activities Activity Type Scored
ORC: Active vs. Passive ReadingCourse Presentation
ORC: AnnotatingInteractive Video
ORC: Annotating a Journal ArticleInteractive Video
ORC: Annotating a Journal Article – Activity 1Question Set
ORC: Annotating a Journal Article – Activity 2Question Set
ORC: Annotating a Journal Article – Activity 3Documentation Tool
ORC: Annotating a TextbookInteractive Video
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 1Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 2Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 3Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 4Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 5Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 6Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 7Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 1, Question 8Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 2, Question 1Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 2, Questions 2-6Question Set
ORC: Annotating a Textbook – Activity 3Documentation Tool
ORC: Annotating a Work of FictionInteractive Video
ORC: Annotating a Work of Fiction – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: Annotating an Essay or BookInteractive Video
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 1, Question 1Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 1, Question 2Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 1, Question 3Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 1, Question 4Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 1, Question 5Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 1, Question 6Find the Hotspot
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 2Question Set
ORC: Annotating an Essay or Book – Activity 3Documentation Tool
ORC: Annotating: Creating an Annotation System – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: Concept Map – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: Context Clues – Activity 1Question Set
ORC: Context Clues – Activity 2Question Set
ORC: Context Clues VideoInteractive Video
ORC: Evaluating a WebsiteInteractive Video
ORC: Evaluating a Website – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: Evaluating an ArgumentInteractive Video
ORC: Evaluating an Argument – Activity 1Question Set
ORC: Evaluating an Argument – Activity 2Question Set
ORC: Evaluating an Author's IntentInteractive Video
ORC: Evaluating an Author's Intent – ActivityDocumentation Tool
ORC: Figurative LanguageInteractive Video
ORC: Figurative Language – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: How to Identify Writing PatternsInteractive Video
ORC: How to Make a Concept MapInteractive Video
ORC: How to Make a Story MapInteractive Video
ORC: How to Make a TimelineInteractive Video
ORC: How to Make an OutlineInteractive Video
ORC: How to Read Visual AidsInteractive Video
ORC: How to Read Visual Aids – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: InferencingInteractive Video
ORC: Inferencing – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: KIM ChartInteractive Video
ORC: KIM Chart – ActivityDrag and Drop
ORC: Literacy NarrativesCourse Presentation
ORC: Outlining – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: ParaphrasingInteractive Video
ORC: Paraphrasing – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: Previewing - Activity, Question 3Find Multiple Hotspots
ORC: Previewing - Activity, Question 4Find Multiple Hotspots
ORC: Previewing – Activity, Question 1Find the Hotspot
ORC: Previewing – Activity, Question 2Find the Hotspot
ORC: Previewing – Activity, Question 5Find the Hotspot
ORC: Previewing – Activity, Question 6Multiple Choice
ORC: Previewing: How to Preview a TextInteractive Video
ORC: QuestioningInteractive Video
ORC: Questioning – ActivityDocumentation Tool
ORC: Specialized TerminologyInteractive Video
ORC: Specialized Terminology – ActivityDrag and Drop
ORC: Story Map – ActivityDrag and Drop
ORC: SummarizingInteractive Video
ORC: Synthesizing – Activity 1Question Set
ORC: Synthesizing – Activity 2Documentation Tool
ORC: Synthesizing What You ReadInteractive Video
ORC: Timeline – ActivityQuestion Set
ORC: Vocabulary FlashcardsInteractive Video
ORC: Vocabulary Flashcards – Activity 1Documentation Tool
ORC: Vocabulary Flashcards – Activity 2Drag and Drop
ORC: Vocabulary Flashcards SampleDialog Cards
ORC: Word Part Clues – Activity 1Question Set
ORC: Word Part Clues – Activity 2Question Set
ORC: Word Part Clues VideoInteractive Video
ORC: Word WebInteractive Video
ORC: Word Web – Activity 1Drag and Drop
ORC: Word Web – Activity 2Documentation Tool
ORC: Writing Patterns – ActivityQuestion Set
OWL Informational Video for EducatorsInteractive Video
OWL Informational Video for LearnersInteractive Video
OWL: AbstractCourse Presentation
OWL: Analyze This: Argument & AudienceInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Argumentative PurposesInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Argumentative ThesisInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Finding TopicsInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Logical FallaciesInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Modes of PersuasionInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Organizing Your ArgumentInteractive Video
OWL: Analyze This: Using EvidenceInteractive Video
OWL: Analyzing Your Audience ActivityDocumentation Tool
OWL: Analyzing Your Audience: A Key to Your SuccessInteractive Video
OWL: APA Formatting GuideCourse Presentation
OWL: APA In-Text CitationsInteractive Video
OWL: APA ReferencesInteractive Video
OWL: APA Refresher - Formatting GuideCourse Presentation
OWL: APA Refresher - In-Text CitationsCourse Presentation
OWL: APA Refresher - ReferencesCourse Presentation
OWL: APA Refresher - StyleCourse Presentation
OWL: APA Style ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: APA Style FormatCourse Presentation
OWL: Argument & Audience ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Argumentative Essay - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: Argumentative Thesis ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Argumentative Thesis in ReviewInteractive Video
OWL: Argumentative Writing: Making the Right MovesInteractive Video
OWL: Automated Writing EvaluationCourse Presentation
OWL: Basic Sentence StructureCourse Presentation
OWL: Blog ConsiderationsImage Hotspots
OWL: Care Plans ActivityQuestion Set
OWL: Case Analysis ActivityQuestion Set
OWL: Causal StructureInteractive Video
OWL: Cause & Effect - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: Cheap Thrills - An Argumentative PresentationInteractive Video
OWL: Check Your Understanding of PlagiarismCourse Presentation
OWL: Classification & Division - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: ClausesCourse Presentation
OWL: Community Health LiteratureQuestion Set
OWL: Compare and Contrast Essay - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: ComposeCourse Presentation
OWL: Congratulations!Course Presentation
OWL: Definition - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: Definition ArgumentInteractive Video
OWL: Demonstration of Spelling and Grammar CheckerInteractive Video
OWL: Description - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: Developing a ThesisCourse Presentation
OWL: Developing Your IdeasInteractive Video
OWL: Discussion Board ContentImage Hotspots
OWL: Discussion Boards ReviewInteractive Video
OWL: Editing & PolishingCourse Presentation
OWL: Engaging in Peer ReviewInteractive Video
OWL: Essay WritingInteractive Video
OWL: Finding ArgumentsInteractive Video
OWL: First DraftCourse Presentation
OWL: FormatCourse Presentation
OWL: Generating IdeasCourse Presentation
OWL: Getting Ready to WriteCourse Presentation
OWL: GlossingCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar JournalCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - ApostrophesCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - CommasCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Dashes & HyphensCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Pronoun Agreement & ReferenceCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Quotation Marks & EllipsesCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Run-On SentencesCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Semicolons and ColonsCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Sentence FragmentsCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Subject-Verb AgreementCourse Presentation
OWL: Grammar Refresher - Verb TenseCourse Presentation
OWL: Health Policy Statement ActivityQuestion Set
OWL: Health Policy StatementsInteractive Video
OWL: How Much Do You Know About Plagiarism?Course Presentation
OWL: How to Avoid PlagiarismInteractive Video
OWL: If You Plagiarize - The Consequences of PlagiarismCourse Presentation
OWL: Illustration - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: Importance of RevisionCourse Presentation
OWL: Internet SearchingInteractive Video
OWL: Introduction to Care PlansInteractive Video
OWL: Introduction to Case AnalysisInteractive Video
OWL: Introduction to Community Health LiteratureInteractive Video
OWL: Introduction to Patient Education LiteratureInteractive Video
OWL: Introduction to SOAP NotesInteractive Video
OWL: Judging Thesis StatementsCourse Presentation
OWL: Literature ReviewCourse Presentation
OWL: Logical Fallacies ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Make Your Own DecisionsCourse Presentation
OWL: Mapping Your IdeasCourse Presentation
OWL: Mateo Assignment InformationInteractive Video
OWL: Mateo Sources 1-8Interactive Video
OWL: MEAL PlanImage Hotspots
OWL: MLA Formatting GuideCourse Presentation
OWL: MLA In-Text Citations DemoInteractive Video
OWL: MLA OverviewInteractive Video
OWL: MLA StyleCourse Presentation
OWL: MLA Style ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: MLA Works Cited DemoInteractive Video
OWL: Modes of Persuasion ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: More RevisionCourse Presentation
OWL: Narration - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: NotetakingCourse Presentation
OWL: Offending an AudienceInteractive Video
OWL: Organizing Your PaperCourse Presentation
OWL: Other GuidelinesCourse Presentation
OWL: Paraphrasing ActivityQuestion Set
OWL: Paraphrasing and SummarizingCourse Presentation
OWL: Patient Education ActivityQuestion Set
OWL: Post Draft OutlineInteractive Video
OWL: Presentations ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Process - What Does It Look Like?Interactive Video
OWL: Proposal ArgumentInteractive Video
OWL: Punctuating ClausesCourse Presentation
OWL: PunctuationCourse Presentation
OWL: Punctuation for ClausesCourse Presentation
OWL: Putting It All Together Parts of Speech in ReviewCourse Presentation
OWL: Putting It All Together Punctuation in ReviewCourse Presentation
OWL: Putting It All Together: Online Writing & PresentationsCourse Presentation
OWL: Putting It All Together: Research and Citation & DocumentationCourse Presentation
OWL: Read & Take NotesCourse Presentation
OWL: Read Your Paper Out LoudCourse Presentation
OWL: Research Paper Timeline – 10 WeeksCourse Presentation
OWL: Research Paper Timeline – 8 WeeksCourse Presentation
OWL: Revising Your WorkInteractive Video
OWL: Run-On SentencesCourse Presentation
OWL: See It in Practice: Academic VoiceInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Analyzing Your AudienceInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Argument & AudienceInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Argumentative PurposesInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Argumentative ThesisInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Assignment AnalysisInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Drafting & IntegratingInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Essay WritingInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Evaluating SourcesInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Finding TopicsInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Introductions & ConclusionsInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Logical FallaciesInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Modes of PersuasionInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Narrowing & DevelopingInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Note-TakingInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Organizing Your ArgumentInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: OutliningInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: ParagraphingInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Prewriting StrategiesInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Research ProcessInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Research StrategiesInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Revising & EditingInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Revising & Editing 1Interactive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Revising & Editing 2Interactive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Thesis or FocusInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Thesis SentenceInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Using EvidenceInteractive Video
OWL: See It in Practice: Writing ProcessInteractive Video
OWL: Signal PhrasesCourse Presentation
OWL: SOAP Notes ActivityQuestion Set
OWL: Spelling and GrammarCourse Presentation
OWL: Summarizing & PlagiarismCourse Presentation
OWL: The Basic Format for Your PaperCourse Presentation
OWL: The Research Writing ProcessInteractive Video
OWL: The Writing Process in ReviewInteractive Video
OWL: Thesis AnglesImage Hotspots
OWL: Thesis StatementCourse Presentation
OWL: Thesis Statement ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Thesis Statement ChecklistDocumentation Tool
OWL: Thinking Rhetorically - Adding Rhetoric to Your Writing ProcessInteractive Video
OWL: Tips from the Professor - ApostrophesInteractive Video
OWL: Tips from the Professor - CommasInteractive Video
OWL: Tips from the Professor - PronounsInteractive Video
OWL: Tips from the Professor - SemicolonsInteractive Video
OWL: Tips from the Professor - Sentence FragmentInteractive Video
OWL: Title PageCourse Presentation
OWL: Traditional Structure ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Traditional Structure Ordering ActivityDrag and Drop
OWL: Treasuring Clear Writing A Review of the 20 Most Common ErrorsInteractive Video
OWL: Try It Out: 20 Most Common ErrorsCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: ApostrophesCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: BracketsQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: ColonsQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: Commas IQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: Commas IIQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: Common KnowledgeCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: ConjunctionsQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: HyphensDrag and Drop
OWL: Try It Out: NounsCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: Paraphrasing ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: Parts of SpeechCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: PronounsCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: Proper CitationsCourse Presentation
OWL: Try It Out: PunctuationQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: Quotation MarksQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: SemicolonsQuestion Set
OWL: Try It Out: VerbsCourse Presentation
OWL: Types of Argument ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Types of ClausesCourse Presentation
OWL: Types of PlagiarismInteractive Video
OWL: Types of SentencesCourse Presentation
OWL: Using a ChecklistCourse Presentation
OWL: Using Complete SentencesCourse Presentation
OWL: Using Evidence ActivityCourse Presentation
OWL: Using Others' IdeasCourse Presentation
OWL: Using ResourcesCourse Presentation
OWL: Video - About Paper Capers!Interactive Video
OWL: Welcome to the ESL-WOWInteractive Video
OWL: What is Plagiarism?Interactive Video
OWL: What is Rhetoric, and How Can It Help You As a WriterInteractive Video
OWL: What's My Assignment?Course Presentation
OWL: Writing Process ActivityDrag Text

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