Monthly Archives: November 2013

Class Agenda #32 – What do other people see when they Google me?

Opening-

Group Juggle

Task- 

Google yourself. Check both the links and the images. Take note on what you see.

Write a response of your findings in your notebook. Did anything surprise you? Is it what you expected? How do you think employers or colleges will view your content?

Reading- Googling Yourself

Google Up

Circle up-

Share our findings.

Class Agenda #26 – Welcome To The Monkey House

Opening Circle-

Snaps-

China’s 1 Child Policy

Class Reading- MonkStry -“Welcome to The Monkey House” by Kurt Vonnegut

  • Save this story to your desktop.
  • Once the story is a pdf, click on the edit button at the top of the screen. This will allow you to make comments on the story.

4 Steps of Close Reading

  1. Copy and paste words you don’t know and define them. (using your class notebook and google)
  2. Underline/highlight what you think is important and summarize it in the space below.
  3. Put an arrow → next to something you agree or disagree with and state why in the margin or below.
  4. Write questions in the margins or below.