Classwork: Today we had a gallery walk to view all of the found poem projects.
Homework: None! Enjoy break :)
Classwork: Today was a work period for the Found Poem assignment. We also continued to watch the documentary, Rabbit in the moon.
Homework: Found Poem due tomorrow
Classwork: Today was a work period for the Japanese Internment Found Poem assignment.
Classwork: Today we took notes on Japanese Internment following the attack on Pearl Harbor. I introduced the Japanese Internment Found Poem assignment. We also started watching the documentary, Rabbit in the Moon about Japanese Internment.
Classwork: Today we completed our Socratic Seminar about the justification of dropping the atomic bomb.
Homework: Please complete the Seminar Reflection Sheet. I will be collecting all prep work tomorrow.
Classwork: Today I discussed our Atomic Bomb Socratic Seminar for Monday. We reviewed class norms and questioning techniques. The remaining class time was used to prepare and gather evidence for the seminar.
Atomic Bomb - Assignment Sheet
Atomic Bomb - Google Form (Sunday by 3:00pm)
Atomic Bomb Saved Lives
Atomic Bomb Not Justified
Blooms Taxonomy Verb Chart
Homework: Complete all Seminar Prep assignments
Classwork: Today we read and analyzed 3 viewpoints from the attack on Pearl Harbor. We watched a clip from the film Pearl Harbor and compared the Hollywood version to the primary source accounts. We also listened to FDR's speech which declared war on Japan and the impact entering WWII had on the United States.
Classwork: Today we took the New Deal Quiz. Any remaining class time was used to work on the WWII Origins and Significant event assignment.
Homework: WWII Origins/Significant Events
Classwork: Today we took notes on our New Deal Presentations. We will finish this tomorrow
Classwork: Today was your last work day for the New Deal Presentations. Your goal today would be to finished the presentations and complete a few practice runs with your partners.
New Deal Groups
Homework: New Deal Presentations due on Monday
Classwork: Today was a work period for the New Deal Presentations. Your goal today would be the finish all of your research and start making the presentation.
New Deal Groups
Classwork: Today we took brief notes on the New Deal Programs. I introduced the New Deal Research/Presentation assignment. Any remaining class time was used as a work period.
Classwork: Today you visited different stations in the classroom which represented different states that were impacted by the Great Depression and took notes. If you were absent, please read Ch 32 in the textbook for content.
Classwork: Today we played kahoot to review for finals. I also collected your GD InfoGraphic
Sem 1 Finals Kahoot
Homework:Study for finals
Classwork: Today we finished watching the Dust Bowl documentary and discussed the impact it had on the US. The rest of class was used to study for finals or work on the infographic assignment.
Homework: InfoGraphic due by Monday
Classwork: Today we continued watching the Ken Burns Dust Bowl documentary.
Classwork: Today we took notes on the Dust Bowl and started watching the Ken Burns Dust Bowl documentary
No School Today. I encourage you to take time out of your weekend to reflect on the work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as well as other past and current individuals who are fighting to promote civil rights and end racism.
Monday 2/12: Atomic Bomb Socratic Seminar Prep
Semester 2 Final
Civil Rights -1960s
Semester 1 - Finals
Turn of the Century
Colonial America/New Nation
- Assignment Sheet
- Thesis Refinement Sheet
- Writing PPT
- Source Annotation
- Source Annotation Sample
- Research Q/Thesis "How To"
- Dead Words/Active Voice
- Citation Guide
- Easy Bib How-to
- Outline How-To
- Outline Template
- Outline Guide
- Thesis Writing