Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tuesday/Wednesday 8/30/16

Agenda:
  • Impossible scavenger hunt

-Introduce self, class website, google classroom, class survey, classroom stuff. (15 min)
-Read/Annotate/Discuss Validictorian Speech

  1. Read to self and annotate (pass out guide)
  2. Highlight two or three “Golden lines” from the speech.
  3. Share one with your table group and explain why you chose it. (Call on a few as a class after)
  4. Open up to class discussions:
    1. SOAPSTONE
    2. Identify Arguments
    3. Identify rhetorical or literary devices used and discuss their purpose.
    4. Discussion Questions:
      1. Do you agree or disagree?
      2. Does this reflect you or your experiences here at SDA?
      3. What should teachers do to help create a more valuable educational experience?
      4. What should students do to create a more valuable educational experience?

Homework:Write the essay prompted in the Validictorian Speech speech assignment. Due on your next class day. 9/1 or 9/2 .Student Survey due Friday 9/2

Monday, August 29, 2016

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Welcome! Our first day of school is Tuesday 8/30/16

To get a head start feel free to complete the Welcome Student Survey and have your parents fill out the Welcome Parent Survey.