November 2015 archive

Friday November 20

Freshman English: 1. Work time for essay and/or AF Creative Project. Remember to use grading scales below while working on creative project. Soundtrack Grading Scale Wanted Poster Grading Scale Journal Grading Scale Animal Farm Allegorical Playing Card IAA World History: Learning Targets: Analyze primary source documents for meaning and purpose 1. QW: Why do people …

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Wednesday/Thursday November 18/19

Freshman English: Learning Target: Demonstrate understanding of theme in AF and construct a quality analytical essay discussing evidence for that theme; Demonstrate understanding of textual details through creative work 1. Work time for Essay. Begin typing if rough draft is done. 2. Animal Farm Creative Project Options Grading Scales for each project below…. Animal Farm …

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Tuesday November 17

Freshman English: 1. Continued work time for essay. Chromebooks available tomorrow for typing. IAA World History: Learning Targets: Describe differences between an A, B, and C grade on a DBQ; identify and discuss key factors of Renaissance lifestyle 1. QW: Hundreds of years from now, what will people remember about our society? What will they learn …

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Monday November 16

Freshman English: Learning Target: Compose body paragraphs that contain "showing" evidence and thoroughly explain/analyze how the quote illustrates the TS 1. QW: What kind of work do you have in your classes this week? Quizzes? ESSAYS? Projects? How will you stay motivated before the break? 2. Work time for AF Essay. World History: Learning Targets: …

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Friday November 13

Freshman English: Learning Targets: Compose an introduction that includes a thoughtful theme/thesis statement; demonstrate understanding of important themes in Animal Farm\ 1. QW: Friday Fun-Day! Write anything you want. 2. Go over AF Essay 3. Work time to draft introduction Homework: Finish introduction by Monday IAA World History: Learning Targets: Demonstrate understanding of assigned Renaissance …

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Thursday November 12

Freshman English: Learning Targets: Reflect on class experiences and learning; Discuss allegorical connections and plot resolution of Animal Farm 1. QW: Reactions to the end of the book? 2. Discussion: CHapters 9 and 10 2. Go here to complete the class survey  https://docs.google.com/a/camas.wednet.edu/forms/d/1kD1MHUovMvocL-DjXjLSDjIqQ6FcizARi4vRkY7JtiQ/viewform?usp=send_form 4. Letter to the Author: Express your opinions about the book and …

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Tuesday November 10

Freshman English: Learning Targets: Make allegorical connections while reading 1. QW: Which techniques of propaganda do you belive ar emost effective? Which techniques does Squealer use? 2. Read chapters 9/10 IAA World History: Learning Targets: Demosntrate understanding of the Middle Ages; gain background knowledge about important vocabulary and societal structures of the Renaissance 1. QW: …

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Monday November 9

Freshman English: Learning Targets: See assignment sheet. 1. Continued work time for Propaganda Portfolio 2013 Homework: Finish Propaganda Portfolio and share with me before class begins tomorrow! World History: Learning Targets: Define the word "renaissance"; gain udnerstanding of lifestyle and advancement during this time period; identify differences between the Middle Ages and the Renaissance 1. …

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Friday November 6

Freshman English: Learning Targets: Use context to properly place vocab words in sentences; See assignment sheet for others 1. Vocab Quiz. If absent, you have one week to make this up. 2. Work time for Propaganda Portfolio 2013 IAA World History: Learning TArget: Make connections between historical information and popular media; analyze historical accuracy in …

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Thursday November 5

Freshman English: Learning Targets: Identify and understand techniques used propaganda; evaluate modern propaganda to determine motive, target audience, and techniques used. 1. QW: What are some things people do to get others to cooperate? To do what they want?  Can you describe a time you have been manipulated (or manipulated someone else…) 2. Propaganda Notes …

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