Fri, Oct 23rd–Debate

It’s time for Background Research! I’ll try and guide your work and then quiz you in class over what you know. See the UN Declaration of Independence for help. For each group, here is some possible resources: GMO: Vox cardstack Age of Criminal...

Fri, Oct 24th–Humanities

What we’re learning What is Siddhartha up to with Kamala? What did Lao Tzu teach? Quote response “Dear Kamala,” said Siddhartha and straightened up to his full height, “when I came to you into your grove, I did the first step. It was my...

Thur, Oct 23rd–AP

What we’re learning How to put all of our knowledge of rhetoric together to identify rhetorical strategies How to analyze the rhetorical situation of a speaker How to identify the purpose of a speaker How to write a thesis statement that identifies a rhetorical...

Wed, October 22–Debate

What we’re learning Mastering the constructive Practicing public speaking skills Choosing resolutions and beginning prelim research We’ll start by turning in the mini-Constructive and getting credit for that. Then, we’ll practice public speaking...

October 22nd–Humanities

What we’re learning The basics of Buddhism How does Buddhism relate to the Book of Job The basics of Confucianism.   Quote 1: And Siddhartha said quietly, as if he was talking to himself: “What is meditation? What is leaving one’s body? What is...