Category Archives: Reading and Writing for the College Bound

R&W: Senior Survey

We are finishing up speeches today and then watching our movie. Here’s your senior survey links: There are two parts: Part 1 is NOT anonymous and asks students to indicate their education plans beyond high school. Part 2 IS anonymous … Continue reading

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R&W: Speeches, continued

We will continue giving our speeches today and into tomorrow before we venture into our extremely brief “film unit” ;). I will discuss Thursday’s final exam with you at the beginning of next week. I hope you’re enjoying our speeches! … Continue reading

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R&W: Speech Work Time

I gave you the hour to work on drafting/outlining YOUR last lecture for Monday. We will begin in a randomized order. Be ready. An outline/draft must be uploaded to turnitin.com by Sunday night at 11:59 p.m..

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R&W: Thank you notes, speeches, and film voting

After you finish your thank you notes, you have the rest of the hour to work on your speeches and to vote for the movie you would like to watch after speeches next week. Put 1 tally for your 1st, … Continue reading

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R&W: Updates

Attached is the day by day plan for the last few days and the first few days of next week. No homework this weekend except picking out your outfit for Mock Interviews on Tuesday.

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All classes: Updates

TV 1: We are currently working on your news segment project. It’s a big 350-point summative one, so project planners are to be signed off by the end of the hour tomorrow before you are issued a camera. R&W: We … Continue reading

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R&W: The Last Lecture

We spent the first part of the hour watching a bit more of Randy’s Last Lecture before having a brief “socratic seminar” regarding the book using our charts from Friday. Afterwards, I assigned YOUR Last Lecture, a speech you will … Continue reading

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