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R&W: SSR and Bucket Lists and Grammar

We read for the first part of the hour, and I let those who wanted to, read The Last Lecture. Afterwards, we picked one of the 20 items submitted in our “bucket list” journal last night to turnitin.com, and we … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR, Abstracts and Annotated Bibs

We first spent the first 25 minutes SSRing. While you were reading, I checked in your APA Format Packets for completion (answer key is here). The APA format quiz is on Friday. I then assigned your abstract, the second page of … Continue reading

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R&W: Blink Ch. 6 Part I DLs + Cornell Notes, cont.

We immediately took our quiz today for part I of chapter 6 of Blink before moving into our discussion leaders. Great job, today. Afterwards, I distributed an excerpt of Freakonomics (each of you will have a different one as there … Continue reading

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R&W: SSR and Intro to Notetaking

We first read for about ~20 minutes in our SSR books before I assigned this SSR project (and associated rubric) due next Tuesday by midnight to turnitin.com, with a hard copy in class on Wednesday to present in small groups. … Continue reading

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R&W: Intro to Blink + SSR

We began the day by completing our work with our author Malcolm Gladwell’s interview with The National prior to our election last night. We had to think somewhat retrospectively about it considering we now know the outcome. From there I began … Continue reading

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R&W: Essay Debrief, SSR and Grammar

We first began the hour by completing an essay debrief BW in our notebooks in which we responded to the following questions: 1. Explain the collaborative essay process. How did it go for your team and for you? 2. What … Continue reading

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R&W: Rhetorical Analysis Unit Intro + SSR Mind Maps

We first had a speaker for the senior expos come in to discuss/have us fill out our interests, and after you submitted your college essay final draft to the inbox. We then made it about half way through our PowerPoint … Continue reading

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