February 26, 2015

Warm-up

  • Make sure you have 2 NEW copies of your TED Ed Outline / Detailed Script
  • Shark Tank (this is how you’ll present your immigration proposal)

Agenda

  • Immigration Proposal peer edit
    • Exchange your immigration proposal with a partner.  They should go through and edit all mistakes they find in your paper.
    • Get a formatting checklist from Sullivan.
    • Exchange your immigration proposal with a second partner.  They should, using the checklist, go through and edit your paper.
    • Use this feedback to improve your paper for its final submission tomorrow at the beginning of class.
  • TED-Ed
    • Get with a NEW partner with two copies of your TED Ed Outline / Detailed Script per person
    • Each partner will do their best rendition of their TED-Ed talk.
  • Do the following WHILE YOUR PARTNER IS SPEAKING
    • When you feel engaged or excited, draw a star.
    • When you feel lost or unexcited, draw a check mark.
    • Circle anything you feel would be stronger with a visual.
  • Do the following AFTER THEY’RE FINISHED SPEAKING
    • Favorite part – highlight in yellow
    • Section to improve or remove – highlight in pink
    • List positive speaking habits (eye contact, gesture, etc.)
    • List (a few) speaking habits to improve (um’s, reading to you, monotonous tone, etc.)

Current Assignments

  • Finalize your immigration proposal based on edits and peer feedback. Due tomorrow at the beginning of class.
  • Edit your TED Talk based on edits and peer feedback.  Tomorrow you will turn in your first script from yesterday, second script from today and the Bad Habits Be Gone worksheet you’ll get tomorrow all stapled together.
  • Begin typing and creating your Immigration Game materials

Announcements

  • Make up MLA quiz Friday with Sullivan at lunch
  • Open lab on Thursday, Feb. 26th (TODAY!), and Tuesday, March 3rd, from 4-9 in Tech Center.
  • Friday: Wear blue and gold to show your support of Crater FFA.  Post a picture to instagram with #CraterBIS to get a point for the field trip.
  • Primal scream Monday, 8:40 on the football field, as it is the beginning of finals week!  We will begin with some music to pump you up…