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Sept. 24, 2012

Debate: Early October Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Debate Section 2

Monday, October 1, 2012

  • In the world today
  • Sign up for Teurlings, LSU today
  • Holy Cross reflection
  • Discuss new LD resolution
  • Homework due Wednesday: 2 extemp articles, preparation for Wednesday's LD topic discussion

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

  • In the World Today
  • Last sign up day for Teurlings, LSU tournaments
  • Due: 2 extemp articles, discussion notes
  • LD Topic lecture

Fall Break

Sept. 24, 2012

Civics: Early October Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Civics & Free Enterp

Monday, October 1, 2012

  • Opening Writing Activity
  • Political Ideologies Review
  • Campaign Finances
  • Homework: Main Campaign Issues page due tomorrow - for semester election project

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

  • Daily Writing
  • Due: Major Campaign Issues Page - semester election project
  • Propaganda Techniques
  • Media influence discussion

Fall Break

Sept. 24, 2012

Public Speaking: Early October Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Public Speaking

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

  • Weekly Adage
  • Introduction to Oral Interpretation
  • Sample OI Presentations

Thursday, October 4, 2012

  • Practice prose/poetry with a partner
  • Articulation practice
  • Non-verbal skills practice

Friday, October 5, 2012

  • Impromptu Speaking

Fall Break

Sept. 24, 2012

Debate II: Early October Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Advanced Debate

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

  • In the world today
  • Holy Cross reflection
  • Discuss new LD resolution

Thursday, October 4, 2012

  • In the World Today
  • Final day to sign up for Teurlings and LSU tournaments
  • LD Topic Lecture

Friday, October 5, 2012

  • In the World Today
  • Due: 2 extemp articles, 1 LD brief
  • Practices in class for Teurlings competitors
  • Independent work on new LD cases

Fall Break

 

Sept. 24, 2012

Advanced Debate: Early October Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Debate Section 2

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

  •     In the world today
  •     Holy Cross reflection
  •     Discuss new LD resolution

Thursday, October 4, 2012

  •     In the World Today
  •     Final day to sign up for Teurlings and LSU tournaments
  •     LD Topic Lecture

Friday, October 5, 2012

  •     In the World Today
  •     Due: 2 extemp articles, 1 LD brief
  •     Practices in class for Teurlings competitors
  •     Independent work on new LD cases

Fall Break

Sept. 23, 2012

Logic: Early October Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Logic & Rhetoric

Monday, October 1, 2012

  • Weekly quote
  • Opposition Review
  • Summa Introduction
  • Deduction v. Induction
  • Homework: Chapter 10 Vocabulary

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

  • Weekly quote quiz
  • Due: Chapter 10 Vocabulary
  • Labeling syllogisms

Fall Break

Sept. 15, 2012

Debate: Late September Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Debate Section 2

Twice a month, this portion of the Thinkwave site will be updated with concise information about each lesson being presented for the upcoming weeks.  This information can be used as a guide to help students prepare for class, guide students to appropriate makeup work when absent, or serve as a reminder of what material was covered each day.

Monday, September 17

  • Preparing for Big Swim
  • In class debate
  • Extemp and LD preparations
  • Homework: both cases and 2 extemp articles - due Wednesday

Wednesday, September 19

  • In the World Today
  • Final Big Swim Reminders
  • Practice Debate
  • Practice LD Defense & Extemp preparation
  • Due: two extemp articles and both cases - will be returned for Big Swim if needed

Monday, September 24

  • In the World Today
  • Big Swim Reflection
  • Practice Debate
  • Homework: 2 extemp articles due Friday (extra point consideration if submitted by Wednesday, to help students going to Holy Cross)

Wednesday, September 27

  • In the World Today
  • Practice debate

Friday, September 28

  • Substitute will collect homework
  • Briefing preparation
  • Confronting misguided philosophy
  • Homework: first brief due Monday

Sept. 15, 2012

Civics: Late September Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Civics & Free Enterp

Twice a month, this portion of the Thinkwave site will be updated with concise information about each lesson being presented for the upcoming weeks.  This information can be used as a guide to help students prepare for class, guide students to appropriate makeup work when absent, or serve as a reminder of what material was covered each day.

Monday, September 17

  • US Government Foundations Quiz
  • Homework: Candidate page for election project - due Wednesday

Wednesday, September 19

  • Daily Writing
  • Quiz Review
  • Citizen Responsibilities
  • Demographics
  • Due: Candidate page for election project
  • Homework: Begin working on elected official communication - due Monday

Monday, September 24

  • Daily Writing
  • Demographics Discussion
  • Political Ideologies
  • Homework: continue working on letter - due Monday

Wednesday, September 26

  • Daily writing activity
  • Letter writing
  • Ideology spectrum
  • Due: letter to an elected official
  • Homework: Read and keyword outline Chapter 6, Section 1: Kinds of Party Systems

Friday, September 28

  • Daily writing activity
  • US political parties
  • Homework: read article on PACs handed out in class

Sept. 15, 2012

Logic: Late September Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Logic & Rhetoric

Twice a month, this portion of the Thinkwave site will be updated with concise information about each lesson being presented for the upcoming weeks.  This information can be used as a guide to help students prepare for class, guide students to appropriate makeup work when absent, or serve as a reminder of what material was covered each day.

Monday, September 17

  • Weekly quote
  • Opposition Review
  • Distribution of Terms
  • Euler Diagrams
  • Due: Chapter 7 questions
  • Homework: Chapter 8 questions 31-39

Wednesday, September 19

  • Weekly quote quiz
  • Distribution Review
  • Obversion
  • Conversion
  • Contraposition
  • Due: Chapter 8 questions 31-39
  • Homework: Finish chapter 9 questions not completed in class

Monday, September 24

  • Quote for memorization
  • Logical Equivalents Review
  • Judgment Quiz Review
  • Due: Remaining chapter 9 questions
  • Homework: Prepare for Wednesday's test

Wednesday, September 26

  • Judgment Quiz

Friday, September 28

  • Memorization Quiz
  • Judgment Quiz Review
  • Valid/Sound Review
  • Preview Deductive Inference

Sept. 15, 2012

Public Speaking: Late September Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Public Speaking

Twice a month, this portion of the Thinkwave site will be updated with concise information about each lesson being presented for the upcoming weeks.  This information can be used as a guide to help students prepare for class, guide students to appropriate makeup work when absent, or serve as a reminder of what material was covered each day.

Tuesday, September 18

  • Weekly adage
  • Final informative speech
  • Informative speech reflection
  • Introduction to storytelling
  • Library visit
  • Homework: Identify storytelling book to be used for final preformance and practice delivery and remember to bring declamation text on Thursday

Thursday, September 20

  • Review informative speaking comments
  • Deliver declamation
  • Hear peer's declamation
  • Practice storytelling with a partner
  • Practice storytelling with Mrs. Mahan
  • Homework: practice storytelling delivery for Tuesday

Friday, September 21

  • Impromptu Speaking
  • Homework: practice delivery of your story for final presentations on Tuesday

Tuesday, September 25

  • Weekly adage
  • Storytelling presentations
  • Reflection

Thursday, September 27

  • Practice intro writing
  • Introduction to Prose & Poetry Reading
  • Watch Sample Oral Interpretation

Sept. 15, 2012

Advanced Debate: Late September Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Advanced Debate

Twice a month, this portion of the Thinkwave site will be updated with concise information about each lesson being presented for the upcoming weeks.  This information can be used as a guide to help students prepare for class, guide students to appropriate makeup work when absent, or serve as a reminder of what material was covered each day.   As always for this class, because each homework assignment is different for individual students based on their event entries, you must reference your personal instruction sheet to find homework.  Please plan well and write down critical dates so that you are able to follow along well throughout the year.

Tuesday, September 18

  • Preparing for Big Swim
  • In class debate
  • Extemp and LD preparations
  • Reminder: students attending Holy Cross must have their permission slips back this week

Thursday, September 20

  • In the World Today
  • Big Swim Reflection
  • Practice Debate

Friday, September 21

  • In the World Today
  • Practice extemp
  • Brief research

Tuesday, September 25

  • In the World Today
  • Practice debate
  • Written round

Thursday, September 27

  • In the World Today
  • Practice debate
  • Written round

Sept. 15, 2012

Debate II: Late September Lesson Outlines

from:Mahan, Danielle

to:Debate Section 2

Twice a month, this portion of the Thinkwave site will be updated with concise information about each lesson being presented for the upcoming weeks.  This information can be used as a guide to help students prepare for class, guide students to appropriate makeup work when absent, or serve as a reminder of what material was covered each day.

Tuesday, September 18

  • Preparing for Big Swim
  • In class debate
  • Extemp and LD preparations
  • Reminder: students attending Holy Cross must have their permission slips back this week
  • Homework: both cases due and 2 extemp articles due on Friday

Thursday, September 20

  • In the World Today
  • Big Swim Reflection
  • Practice Debate

Friday, September 21

  • In the World Today
  • Practice extemp
  • Brief research
  • Due: both debate cases and 2 extemp articles
  • Homework: work on first brief (due Thursday)

Tuesday, September 25

  • In the World Today
  • Practice debate
  • Written round
  • Homework: 2 extemp articles due Thursday

Thursday, September 27

  • In the World Today
  • Practice debate
  • Written round
  • Due: 1 brief and 2 extemp articles

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