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Important Links

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Writing Prompts sites:








Power Point on Characterization:



Slide Share presentation on types of conflict: http://www.slideshare.net/MrUlmer/types-of-conflict-13362552


Short Story





Irony - Examples: http://www.slideshare.net/guest08131855/irony-activity 


Introduce argument essay project

Argument Essay Guidelines.pdf

DHS argument essay steps.pdf 




Claim, Data, Warrant - Google Drive.pdf


State your claim statement - A possible sentence is: In the story, _____ by _____, the theme of the story is _______.

w/ three pieces of DATA and WARRANTS due Friday



Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew

 - BBC version online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Glq3k8f8IyE 

Week of 3.03.14

Shakespeare & Elizabethan England background

     Wednesday - Watch these two short videos

          Shakespeare mini-biography - http://www.biography.com/people/william-shakespeare-9480323/videos

          timeline history - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9P1IJqNDYjQ

     & take notes using this guide:  Video notetaking day 1 - Google Drive.pdf

Thursday & Friday: two videos with notes

     note taking shee (p 1 for Thursday & p 2 for Friday)t: Video notetaking day 2 - Google Drive.pdf

     Thursday - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tb6I5mcroy8

     Friday - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmPalWS8y-E  



WEEK OF 12.16

Guide & outline for Career Plan Essay:  Writing_ Career Plan 5 para essay.pdf

Copy of transitional language to use in writing:  Transitions List.pdf


Websites for career & college information:




Bureau of Labor Statistics pages:  (site - http://www.bls.gov/emp/

Economic & Employment Projections:  http://www.bls.gov/news.release/ecopro.toc.htm

Economic News Release:  http://www.bls.gov/news.release/ecopro.t09.htm

Fastest Growing Occupations: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/fastest-growing.htm

Most New Jobs:  http://www.bls.gov/ooh/most-new-jobs.htm




Week of 12/09/13:


Tuesday: reflection

Wednesday: career & college matches - research

Go to https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/ and click on “Explore Careers” dropdown menu

Go to https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/explore-careers/college-majors/2-paths-to-a-degree-and-a-career and read the article

Thursday: career & college matches - research

Go to https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/explore-careers/careers/matching-careers-to-degrees to review some sample careers and the types of degrees they usually require

Each career title in blue is a link - click on & explore a few

Go to https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/majors-careers

click on the blue + for a drop down menu under a major or career category

you will see more choices - click on the blue arrow for a more detailed drop down menu

click on & explore a few

Friday: Pick 3 & research (complete graphic organizer)





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