Mexican American Literature and Culture: Period 1
The week’s ESSENTIAL QUESTION: Why Ethnic Studies? What does it have to do with you?
Tuesday: 1.) Analytical Summary on The Dangers of a Single Story 2.) Zine Cover: Title and Symbol
Wednesday (LATE START): 1.) Judge my Book Zine Cover: Title and Symbol and Bio
Thursday: 1. Introduction to THEMES and ISSUES in ETHNIC STUDIES: Why Ethnic Studies Matters? By Ron Espiritu
Friday: “Inocente”: How do art and culture give Inocente a sense of place and identity?
AP Seminar: Period 2 & 3
This week we will be building TEAMs with clear agreements on a system of process, support, and accountability.
Monday: Team Vision and Mission 2.) Team Names 3.) Project Charter
Tuesday: 1.) Finish Project Charter 2.) Begin Topic Selection
Wednesday (LATE START): Draft Research Question using Question Formulation Technique
Thursday: Finalize TOPIC and Decide on Disciplinary Focus
Friday: Write Individual Research Proposals with Discipline Focus
HW. Revise Speeches and Complete form for YOUTH SPEAK essay contest.
English 3P Honors: Period 5 & 6
This week we will be analyzing the concept of Freedom and the historical context of Collection 4: The New Birth of Freedom.
Monday: 1.) Read the Civil War and Reconstruction pp. 277-278 and write Haiku 2.) Begin Historical Thought Leaders Gallery Walk
Tuesday: 1.) Thought Leaders FREEDOM Gallery Walk: Collect Quotes 2.) Collect Responses 3.) Write Reflection
Wednesday (Late Start): Freedom Found Poems
Friday: Type 1.) Freedom Reflection 2) 2 poems of choice and and 3.) Summarize “Runagate Runagate” by Robert Hayden