Journal #11 • How would individuals or society be harmed if people believed everything they read without evaluating issues such as credibility and evidence?
What do you know about Jackie robinson? • Make a list of at least five things you know about Jackie Robinson! • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dqGdZ1y5o0g
Jackie robinson and the integration of major league baseball • Read the article • Answer the questions • This will be started in class, but must be finished for homework
TURN IN YOUR HOMEWORK! • 1. Turn in your 5 SAT sentences! • 2. Turn in your Jackie Robinson worksheet!
Short Story unit review and discussion • “The Contents of the Dead Man’s Pocket” • “The Leap” • “Two Kinds” • “The Masque of the Red Death” • “Everyday Use”
Grammar • Who OR Whom??? • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3aEGrmsZ5c&list=RDx3aEGrmsZ5c
TURN IN HOMEWORK: • Who/Whom worksheet • 5 SAT sentences
Reminders: • Writing portion of Short Story Unit Test TOMORROW! • SAT quiz TOMORROW!
Who/Whom REVIEW! • http://www.softschools.com/quizzes/grammar/who_whom/quiz3329.html
Quick Review for short stories… • Questions?
Take short story unit test • If you finish early… • begin reading in your Literature Book, p. 566 – 568 • Work on your journals • Review HSAP rubric for constructed response • Read your independent reading book
FINISH… • PART 1 of the Short Stories Test • Begin/Finish the Constructed Response Part of the test IF YOU FINISH EARLY… • STUDY FOR VOCAB QUIZ TOMORROW • begin reading in your Literature Book, p. 566 – 568 • Work on your journals • Review HSAP rubric for constructed response • Read your independent reading book
“Free minds and Hearts at work”by Jackie Robinson • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKDjTaBiK00 • Literature Book, p. 566 – 568 • http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4536142
“free minds and hearts at work” • Tone? • Credibility? (What makes Robinson “credible”?) • Firsthand experience with prejudice • Integrity • Evidence?
DUE FRIDAY! PRINT OUT RESULTS SHEET! • http://ritter.tea.state.tx.us/student.assessment/resources/online/2006/grade11/ela/11ela.htm
Climbing Mt. Everest • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBvM6lBNEWA
“Into Thin Air” Read pages 508-519 418-429 (old) Answer questions: 2, 4, 5, 6 on page 519
Quick Write • Do you enjoy physical or mental challenges of any kind? What types of challenges do you enjoy? Are they dangerous? Why do you enjoying doing activities such as these?
Research Homework Tonight, go home and find a non-fiction article about a person what enjoys and activity even tough they know it could be dangerous or an article about a person getting hurt doing something they enjoy that but that doesn’t stop them from doing it.