May 2015 archive

Tuesday May 12

World History: 1. Final project assigned: Inhumanities Project Overview 2. Requirements for Display 3. Scoring guide for presentation and display Freshman English: 1. Reading time for independent novel Focus on the narrator – Who is the narrator?  What type of narrator? Reminder: Create account at www.prezi.com by Thursday

Monday May 11

World History: 1. Finished viewing Schindler's List 2. Completed Schindler's List Note-Taking Guide – due Tuesday Freshman English: 1.  Book Info Form – due Tuesday 2. On-line research for book presentation: Author Biographical Info Book Review Info Reminder:  Novels need to be selected and in class by Tuesday

Friday May 8

World History: 1.  Continue notes: Schindler's List Note-Taking Guide 2.  Movie: Schindler's List Freshman English: 1.  Why We Read Survey – Due Tuesday, May 12 2.  Watched book trailers for YA Fiction on Youtube 3.  Reviewed example of project presentation created with Prezi.com

Thursday May 7

World History: 1.  Continue notes: Schindler's List Note-Taking Guide 2.  Movie: Schindler's List Freshman English: 1. Handout: Individual Novel Unit Overview 2. Trip to library to choose novel for upcoming unit (book needed in class by Tuesday, May 12)

Wednesday May 6

World History: 1.  Continue notes: Schindler's List Note-Taking Guide 2.  Movie: Schindler's List Freshman English: 1.  Movie: To Kill a Mockingbird

Tuesday May 5

World History: 1.  Handout: Schindler's List Note-Taking Guide 2.  Movie: Schindler's List Freshman English: 1.  Movie: To Kill a Mockingbird 2.  Due date: Analatical Paragraph

Monday May 4

World History: 1. Q.W.  Do you think all Germans were partially responsible for the Holocaust, or only those who were actually part of the Nazi Party?  Explain. 2.  Collective Responsibility handout read and discussed in class. 3.  PPT: Schindlers List Timeline Freshman English: 1.  Movie: To Kill A Mockingbird

Friday May 1

World History: 1. World War I, World War II and Holocaust Test Freshman English: 1.  To Kill A Mockingbird Test 2.  Green TKAM and chapter questions due