2011 – 2012 CSB Agenda Trimester 1

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Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Week 7 Week 8 Week 9 Week 10 Week 11 Week 12

Week 1 | 9.5 – 9 Back to top

Monday – 9.5

Labor Day – No school

Tuesday – 9.6

Welcome First Years and Welcome back Second Years!

  1. Login
    • Your login is your legal last name (lowercase) and student ID number.
    • Your password is your student #
    • After you login, you should be prompted to change your password.
    • When they do this, it changes their password for the computer, powerschool & their new gmail account. FYI! Student cannot just go to gmail.com to login to their district 6 e-mail. That does not take them to the correct location.
    • ◦Make sure you are logging into the district 6 network rather than the individual computer.
  2. Student have to click on the Icon ( District 6 e-mail students) which is on every desktop computer. Another way for them to get to the link would be to access it from our district 6 web site.
  3. Student have to login on a computer here on campus first before accessing powerschool or e-mail. This first login on the computer activates their powerschool & gmail login.
  4. Transpophotointernet Contract Due Friday - Easy Five Points
  5. Photoshoot Intro - Bring in props - dress professionally
  6. File Management
  7. Keyboarding Pretest
  8. CSB Orientation
  9. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Part 1 (From - If You Want to Gather Honey...up until Principle 2 - The Big Secret of Dealing With People) - epub or pdf
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words - this personal essay helps us become acquainted with you as a person and student, apart from courses,grades, test scores, and other objective data. It will also demonstrate your ability to organize your thoughts and express yourself.
      1. Essay Topic 1- Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you.

        General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic.

Wednesday – 9.7

  1. Login - open Word - quick chat turn in essay and reading notes (correct pile please)
  2. Photoshoot2nd Years w/1st Years - be with your orientation group- inside or out (remember you have to take the background out)
    1. After taking pictures - one member from each group will put the photos into the handouts directory - P:\handouts\CSB\2011-2012\Photoshoot and name them CSB11_First Last
  3. Keyboarding timings online – http://www.typingweb.com/tutor/
    1. Don't register (read the little box on the right that says "No thanks, I don"t want to..."
    2. Take a level you think you would benefit from
    3. Open up a new Word doc - save as keyboarding in your Tri 1 Folder
    4. After you do timings - in the Word doc - key in your net, gross and accuracy %
  4. CSB Orientation - Present
  5. GCI Banner
  6. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - (Read From - Principle 2 - The Big Secret of Dealing With People - through 3 - "He Who Can Do This Has The Whole World With Him - this will finish the first section) - pdf
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary 2 - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
      2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
        1. Essay Topic 2 - Discuss some issue of personal, local, national, or international concern and its importance to you.
        1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic.

Thursday – 9.8

  1. TO DO - Save a copy of your photo that you will using (before any manipulation) in P:\handins\CSB\Student Pictures 2011-2012 - please name the photo as first name_last name_csb
  2. Skills - Keyboarding 1 - Open your Keyboarding document from yesterday (saved as keyboarding) and begin the warm up exercise as listed.
  3. Replayit.com - Cool stuff - make a difference and be seen!
  4. GCI Banner - Photoshop Tips - Using the quick selection tool - resizing image
  5. Worklinks
  6. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Part Two - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc. Make sure you put your name on the document.
      1. From- Part Two - Ways To Make People Like You - Do This And You'll Be Welcome Anywhere
        Up To Principle 3 - If You Don't Do This, You Are Headed For Trouble
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
      1. Essay Topic 3 - Indicate a person who has had a significant influence on you, and describe that influence.
      1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic - Type the paper is 11 or 12 font size.

Friday – 9.9

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 2 - Open your Keyboarding document from yesterday (saved as keyboarding) and begin the warm up exercise as listed.
  2. Worklinks
  3. GCI Banner - 20 minutes
  4. Weekend Homework - Due at the start of class Monday
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Summary 4 - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc.
      1. From- Principle 3 - If You Don't Do This, You Are Headed For Trouble all the way through Principle 6 - Make the other person feel important-and do it sincerely- this means finish Principle 6
        Up To - Part Three - How To Win People To Your Way Of Thinking
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  12-16 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary 4- this summary can be done in points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
      1. Essay Topic 4 - Describe a character in fiction, a historical figure, or a creative work (as in art, music, science, etc.) that has had an influence on you, and explain that influence.
      1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic - Type the paper is 11 or 12 font size.

 

Week 2 | 9.12 – 16Back to top

Monday – 9.12

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 3 - Open your Keyboarding document from yesterday (saved as keyboarding) and begin the warm up exercise as listed.
  2. 9/11- A Look Back - How the Day Unfolded and Nick explains The True Story of Sept. 11
  3. Last dedicated time to work on Worklinks and GCI (in class) (20 minutes)
  4. CSB Orientation Quiz - The Ways and Means of the CSB
  5. Who are you? Please explain....
  6. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Part Three - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc.
      1. From- Part Three - How To Win People To Your Way Of Thinking
        - 1 You Can't Win An Argument
        Up To - 4 - A Drop Of Honey
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary5 - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
      1. Essay Topic 5 - What are the reasons for your interests? Analyze your childhood. How were your interests shaped from your upbringing?
      1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic - Type the paper is 11 or 12 font size.

 

Tuesday – 9.13

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 5 - Open your Keyboarding document from yesterday (saved as keyboarding) and begin the warm up exercise as listed.
  2. College Survey - Please do not do until we discuss
  3. Profile
    1. Everyone - email both Rogan and Sinks your best Profile sentence - we will announce when to do this
  4. Resume Format Tips and Tricks - test info
  5. Resume
  6. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Part Two - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc.
      1. From- Part Three - How To Win People To Your Way Of Thinking
        - 4 - A Drop Of Honey
        Up To - 7 - How To Get Cooperation
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary6 - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
      1. Essay Topic 6 -  How did you get caught? (Or not caught, as the case may be.) From University of Chicago - 2009
      1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic - Type the paper is 11 or 12 font size.

 

Wednesday – 9.14

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 6 - Open your Keyboarding document from yesterday (saved as keyboarding) and begin the warm up exercise as listed.
  2. Discuss Profile Sentences -
    • 12 Groups of 6ish
    • As a group - read each sentence - then:
      • Score them 5 to 1 (remember what constitutes a 1) - do this next to each sentence
      • Suggest corrections/additions for each by proofing/writing notes next to each sentence (these will be placed out so everyone can see the suggestions for improvement)
      • Star the one you feel is best
      • create a common list of + and - from all the sentences that your group will share with the class (one of you will be your groups voice)
  3. Profile - finish - please read what is required of this assignment
  4. Resume
  5. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Part Two - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc.
      1. From- Part Three - How To Win People To Your Way Of Thinking
        - 7 - How To Get Cooperation
        Up To - 10 - An Appeal That Everybody Likes
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary7 - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
      1. Essay Topic 7 - From Tufts University - 2009 - Write a short story using one of the following titles: a.) House of Cards, b.)The Poor Sport, c.) Drama at the Prom, d.) Election Night, 2044, e.) The Getaway.
      1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic - Type the paper is 11 or 12 font size.

 

Thursday – 9.15

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 7
  2. Tell Me About Yourself - Read (through Focus, Script and Practice) and Discuss
  3. Resume
  4. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - Part Two - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc.
      1. From- Part Three - How To Win People To Your Way Of Thinking
        10 - An Appeal That Everybody Likes (Read Principle 10 - 11 - 12)
        Up To -Part 4 - Be a Leader....
      1. Upon completion of the reading - write a  5 - 8 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary8 - this summary can be done in bullet points, complete sentences, etc...It will be to your benefit to make it thorough and complete.
    2. Write - nothing - enjoy the night off - we will write this weekend
    • Upcoming
      • Yearbook Meeting on Mon. Sept 19 at lunch
      • DECA Meeting on Wed, Sept. 21 at lunch
      • CSB Interviews will be on the 26th and 27th
      • DECA Boot camp at Crater - Wed, Sept. 28
      • DECA Fall Districts at OIT - Mon, Oct 3

 

Friday – 9.16

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 8
  2. Common Interview Questions
  3. Cover Letter
  4. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow
    1. Read - How to Win Friends and Influence People - - pdf or epub for your Kindle/Smart phone/etc.
      1. From- Part 4 - Be a Leader....
        Up To the end of Part 4
      1. Write a  12-16 sentence synopsis of this section in a Word Document named WFIP Summary9
    2. Write - an essay of 250 – 500 words
      1. Essay Topic 8 - A range of academic interests, personal perspectives, and life experiences adds much to the educational mix. Given your personal background, describe an experience that illustrates what you would bring to the diversity in a college community or an encounter that demonstrated the importance of diversity to you.
      1. General instructions - Put your name in the left header - CSB in the right header - Type the essay topic on the middle center - Title your essay in italics and font size 14 in the line below the essay topic - Type the paper is 11 or 12 font size.

 

Week 3 | 9.19 – 23Back to top

Monday – 9.19

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 9
  2. HC Blog - Oct 22
  3. Common Interview Questions - Video on Wednesday of everyone answering the question - Tell me about yourself?
  4. Cover Letter
  5. Photoshop - Yearbook Cover

Tuesday – 9.20

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 10
  2. FIRST YEARS - VERY IMPORTANT - Bring your Social Security Number tomorrow!
  3. Job Research
  4. Photoshop - Yearbook Cover
  5. Tonight's Homework - Due at the start of class tomorrow - You will be turning in your Script for "Tell me about yourself..."
    1. Write your script for - "Tell me about yourself...."
    2. Include your name on this paper - Title - Tell Me
  6. Coming Soon - Win Friends and Influence People Final

Wednesday – 9.21

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 11 - Electronic
  2. RCC Placement test for 1st years - 2nd years get in Interview teams - Team Focus
  3. Yearbook Cover
  4. PPuff Logo 2011 - create the 2011 Powder Puff Logo in Photoshop
    1. When you finish - create a logo for He-Man Volleyball 2012 - same story
  5. Interview Groups and the Evaluation Form
  6. Tonight's Homework – Practice your SCRIPT in the  mirror!  Do at least 3 times - you will be videotaped tomorrow

 

Thursday – 9.22

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 12
  2. Interview Discussion 1- all
  3. Interview Groups and the Evaluation Form
  4. Virtual Interview - 1st Years Assignment
  5. Interview Preparation - 2nd Years Assignment
  6. Video Tape - "Tell me about yourself..."
    1. No more than 4 to a group - 1 person from each group will get a video camera from Rogan
    2. You may go outside the room to videotape
    3. Person filming will ask the question - "Tell me about yourself..."
      1. Key to be quiet on the set
      2. Head and shoulder shot
      3. Camera Person - don't be herky-jerky
    4. Individual will answer the question - do not read from a script - you should be prepared - look at the camera lens
    5. When everyone is finished - you will upload your video file to your individual u:drive (CSB folder) - do this for each member of your group
    6. Watch yourself (and listen - sorry, I don't have headphones)
    7. Watch yourself again - look at eye contact, body posture, demeanor
    8. Watch yourself again - listen to what you said
    9. Open a word document - write an evaluation/reflection of how you did - answer the question, would you hire you? Why or why not? - save as tell me eval - attach to worklinks and send this evaluation to Rogan
  7. Tonight's Homework - Turn in at the start of class tomorrow - save as prepare
    1. Read - Prepare Yourself from nextsteps.org
    2. Write a short summary/bullet point tips for each of the following sections:
        • General steps to consider as you prepare for the interview.
        • Knowing the job and the company you are applying to
        • What you wear to the interview can be as important as what you say.
        • Empty-handed? What to take
        • Walk in the door - When the interview starts

Friday – 9.23

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 13
  2. Video Tape - "Tell me about yourself..."
    1. Get Flips
    2. When everyone is finished - you will upload your video file to your individual u:drive (CSB folder) - do this for each member of your group
    3. Watch yourself (and listen) - sorry, I don't have headphones)
    4. Watch yourself again - look at eye contact, body posture, demeanor
    5. Watch yourself again - listen to what you said
    6. Open a word document - write an evaluation/reflection of how you did - answer the question, would you hire you? Why or why not? - save as tell me eval - attach to worklinks and send this evaluation to Rogan
  3. Interviews next week Interview Groups and the Evaluation Form
  4. Resume - Print out and turn into appropriate person - 2nd Year Review of Resumes
  5. Due on Worklinks (Should be complete)
    1. Resume
    2. Common Interview Questions
    3. Cover Letter
    4. Yearbook Cover - email to Rogan as well as place on worklinks
    5. PPuff Logo 2011
    6. Due at the start of class Monday
  6. Tonight's Homework - Turn in at the start of class Monday - save as prepare
      1. Read - Prepare Yourself from nextsteps.org
      2. Write a short summary/bullet point tips for each of the following sections:
          • General steps to consider as you prepare for the interview.
          • Knowing the job and the company you are applying to
          • What you wear to the interview can be as important as what you say.
          • Empty-handed? What to take
          • Walk in the door - When the interview starts

 

Week 4 | 9.26 – 30Back to top

Monday – 9.26

  1. Interview Groups and the Job Applicant Scoring Sheet
  2. Pre and Post Evaluation (Must be completed by first year students)
  3. Career Test Study Guide
  4. http://play.typeracer.com/

Tuesday – 9.27

  1. Homcoming Court Nominations
  2. Interview Groups and the Job Applicant Scoring Sheet
  3. Pre and Post Evaluation (Must be completed by first year students)
  4. Career Test Study Guide
  5. http://play.typeracer.com/ 

Wednesday – 9.28

  1. RCC Placement test for 1st Years
  2. RCC Adobe Illustrator class for 2nd Years

Thursday – 9.29

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 14
  2. Adobe Online
    • First Years: log in to Angel and get familiar with interface
    • Second Years: long in to Angel and begin Course Introduction
  3. Careers - Thank you letter

Friday – 9.30

  1. DECA Fall Skills at OIT Monday - leave school at 7:30 - come join us, your only cost is time & I got a bus
  2. Skills - Keyboarding 15
  3. Career Test
  4. Interview Discussion - pass back evaluations
  5. Adobe Online
    • First Years: log in to Angel and get familiar with interface
    • Second Years: long in to Angel and begin Course Introduction
    • Illustrator Exercise
  6. Practice for the SAT - CSB Quia Profile

Week 5 | 10.03 – 7Back to top

Monday – 10.3

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 16
  2. Vote for this years Powder Puff logo - password is kickoff
  3. Literature
  4. Adobe Online: Illustrator and Photoshop
  5. Grade Worklinks
  6. 2nd Year Evaluate Team - Individual and Self

Tuesday – 10.4

  1. Literature Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
    • Check out 10 – 10:30
  2. Flyer and Web Ad - Need to do both (or same, same but different)
    1. Flyer - Yearbook Presents - Senior Photo Photographer Showcase
      • Tuesday, October 11
      • In the Tech Center - 12:35 - 1:10
      • Up to 15 local photographers
      • Come see Portfolios, Pricing, Specials and more
      • Sponsored by The Crater Constellation
      • 8.5 by 11 (200 Resolution)
      • Email to Rogan and Sinks and link up as SPPS flyer
    2. Web Ad - Same info - different size
      • 480 by 360 px - res 200
      • Email to Rogan and Sinks and link up as SPPS Web Ad
  3. http://play.typeracer.com/ (12 minutes)
  4. If you didn't vote yet - Vote for this years Powder Puff logo - password is kickoff
  5. Internships - start thinking .......
  6. Free Reading (20 minutes?)

Wednesday – 10.5

  1. Welcome Chris Licata from RCC - Ilustrator Teacher
  2. Skills - Keyboarding 17
  3. Vote for this years Powder Puff Logo Finalists - Top Six- password is touchdown
  4. Vote for Homecoming Court
  5. Homecoming Event Flyer and Web Ad - Need to do one of the two
    1. Flyer - Homecoming Events
      • 8.5 by 11 (200 Resolution)
      • Save it as an image - (save for web and devices)
      • Email to Rogan and Sinks and link up as HCF_last name
    2. Web Ad - Same info - different size
      • 480 by 360 px - res 200
      • Email to Rogan and Sinks and link up as HCWad_last name
    • Others -
      • Hayley - Mackie - Yearbook sign for tomorrow - also big sign for wall on Senior Photography day
      • Thomas, Jenny O- Community 101

Thursday – 10.6

  1. Welcome Bruce Berkey from RCC - Photoshop Teacher
  2. Change your password - must be at least 8 characters - must be done today (ctl>alt>del - then click change password)
  3. Skills - Keyboarding 18
  4. Create for Homecoming - Unleash the Comet Sales Flyer and Web Ad or Terrible Towel Flyer and Web Ad or White Out Flyer and Web Ad - You will need to do one of these events
  5. Literature - Kite Runner - Chapter 1 - 5 - Questions - Vocab - Quotes

 

Friday – 10.7

  1. Skills - Keyboarding19
  2. Please rate the outstanding student designed Yearbook covers from our 2012 Yearbook Cover Contest at password is 61 - from these we will pick our top six finalists
  3. Literature - Kite Runner - Chapter 1 - 5 - Questions - Vocab - Quotes
  4. Catch up all flyers, etc.
  5. DUE - Thank you letter

 

Week 6 | 10.10 – 14Back to top

Monday – 10.10

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 20
  2. Literature - Pop Quiz - Kite Runner 1 - 5
    http://www.quia.com/quiz/3316066.html
  3. Print out Thank you letter - put in yellow box
  4. Careers - Internship Quest - super important everyone finishes this today!
    • Several Sites - list of previous sites
      • Kosmatka Donnely (Tax Accountants)
      • John L. Scott Real Estate (2) - see Jacob Broderick - computers and websites
      • David Hyatt - CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
      • District Office with Samantha Steele and Darlene Rambo - strong office skills
      • Technical Support at the middle and elementary schools - must have good general knowledge of computers, installation, etc.
    • Internship Info
      1. Expectations - Every Tuesday - beginning Oct. 25 - . 10:05 - 12:31
        1. does not include travel time
        2. dress appropriately
        3. communicate with site/us if you are to miss intern day
        4. same as a school day - no intern - come to school
      2. Timesheet - Liability Form - Contract (all three forms must be filled out)
  5. Free Reading (last 20 minutes)
  6. Reading homework - Chapters 6 - 9 (finish through page )

Tuesday – 10.11

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 21
  2. Adobe Photoshop w/Bruce Berkey and Illustrator - Up to first bell
  3. Visibility - Powder Puff Program 2011 (45 minutes)
  4. Literature - Kite Runner - Chapters 6 - 9

Wednesday – 10.12

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 22 - delayed
  2. Illustrator and Photoshop to start - first 1/2 hour - Chris is hre from RCC!
  3. Visibility - Powder Puff Program 2011

Thursday – 10.13

  1. Posttest on Tuesday
  2. Vote for the Magnificent 7 - 2012 Yearbook Cover Contest Finalists - Magnificent 7 - password is comets1
  3. Visibility - Powder Puff Program 2011
  4. Homecoming Advertisements

Friday – 10.14

Week 7 | 10.17 – 21Back to top

Monday – 10.17

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 22
  2. Visibility - Homecoming Advertisements
  3. Sign up to help with He-man - PPuff - Game Friday Night

Tuesday – 10.18

  1. Skills - Keyboarding 23
  2. Visibility - Homecoming Advertisements - due
  3. Careers AWEPA
  4. Literature - Kite Runner - Chapters 6 - 9 - due tomorrow - quiz tomorrow

Wednesday – 10.19

  1. Skills - Keyboarding Posttest
  2. Skills -Illustrator and Adobe - Chris from RCC

Thursday – 10.20

  1. Skills - Middle East Geography - Countries - Capitals
  2. Quiz - Kite Runner - Chapters 6 - 9
    http://www.quia.com/quiz/3332938.html

 

  1. Free Reading - graded
  2. Homework- Kite Runner - Read through Chapter 11 tonight

    Internship Info

    1. Expectations - Every Tuesday - beginning Oct. 25 - . 10:05 - 12:31
      1. does not include travel time
      2. dress appropriately
      3. communicate with site/us if you are to miss intern day
      4. same as a school day - no intern - come to school
    2. Timesheet - Liability Form - Contract (all three forms must be filled out)

Friday – 10.21

  1. Skills - Middle East Geography - Countries - Capitals (15-20 minutes)
  2. Literature - Kite Runner - Chapter 10 - 11 - Read through Chapter 13 by Monday
  3. Internship Focus

    Internship Info -

    1. Expectations - Every Tuesday - beginning Oct. 25 - . 10:05 - 12:31
      1. does not include travel time
      2. dress appropriately
      3. communicate with site/us if you are to miss intern day
      4. same as a school day - no intern - come to school
    2. Timesheet - Liability Form - Contract (all three forms must be filled out)

 

 

Week 8 | 10.24 – 28Back to top

Monday – 10.24 - Reminder - Internships start tomorrow

  1. Skills - Geography — Middle East -- Countries - Capitals -
  2. Homecoming Blog - Post Thoughts - Reflection and Great Ideas Going Forward
  3. Visibility - 20 minute Design - Pansie/FFA/Little Shop of Horrors
  4. CURRENT EVENTS - International Understanding - 6 W - Libya Revolution (2011)
    1. Read - Libya Revolution 2011 - (click more to get entire article)
    2. In a Word doc saved as CE_Libya - write out in detailed support the 6 W's
      1. Who - list the principle inviduals - may want to include their fate
      2. What - timeline will be helpful to answer what has been happening
      3. Where - have events taken place
      4. When - again, the timeline will be helpful
      5. Why
      6. What happens next?
  5. Congratulations to our Yearbook Design Winner - Josh and Zac!
  6. Free Reading - last 20 minutes - be done through Chapter 15 by Wednesday

Tuesday – 10.25

  1. Internships - Timesheet - Liability Form - Contract (all forms must be filled out)
  2. Internship Makeup 1

Wednesday – 10.26

  1. Skills - Geography — Middle East -- Countries - Capitals - A Better Geo Game here (FM)
    Assignment - Building a Map in Photoshop - Quiz Next Week
  2. Illustrator - Photoshop
  3. Exhibition chat
  4. CURRENT EVENTS - International Understanding - 6 W - Libya Revolution (2011)(15 minutes)
    1. Read - Libya Revolution 2011 - (click more to get entire article)
    2. In a Word doc saved as CE_Libya - write out in detailed support the 6 W's
      1. Who - list the principle inviduals - may want to include their fate
      2. What - timeline will be helpful to answer what has been happening
      3. Where - have events taken place
      4. When - again, the timeline will be helpful
      5. Why
      6. What happens next?
  5. Homework - Kite Runner - read through Chapter 16 - quiz tomorrow on Chapters 10 - 16

Thursday – 10.27

  1. Skills - Geography — Middle East -- Countries - Capitals - A Better Geo Game here (FM)
    Assignment - Building a Map in Photoshop - Quiz Next Week
  2. Free Reading - Kite Runner (20 minutes)
  3. Quia Quiz - Kite Runner - chaps 10 - 16
  4. Open Lab - DUE - Libya - Kite Runner 10-11 - Middle East Map (countries, capitals, topography)
  5. Reading Homework - Chapters 17 - 18

Friday – 10.28

Professional Development – no school

Week 9 | 10.31 – 11.4Back to top

Monday – 10.31

  1. Skills - Geography — Middle East -- Countries - Capitals - A Better Geo Game here (FM)
    Assignment - Building a Map in Photoshop - Quiz Wednesday
  2. Share the College trip - thoughts, etc.
  3. Exhibition Feedback - Give 2 examples of what you would showcase
  4. Literature - Kite Runner - Chapters 15-18
  5. Free Reading - last 20 minutes - be done through Chapter 22 by Wednesday - Book done by next Monday - Final on Monday - you may read ahead.

Tuesday – 11.1

  1. Internships
  2. Internship Make Up 2

Wednesday – 11.2

  1. Skills - Geography — Middle East -- Quiz
  2. Internship Write Up 1
    • Announcements
    • Renew your Kite Runner if you have not
    • Also - For those of you at Internships yesterday - Join our Figment Group
      • First, set up an account at Figment.
      • Just click "Sign Up" and follow the instructions - use your school email address - your confirmation will go into your "all mail" folder
    • Once you've got your profile all set up, go to Figment.com/groups
    • On the Groups homepage, press "Browse Groups" and enter our Group's name - CSB Writes.
    • Select your group, and then press the button that says "Request Access."
    • That will be it for today
  3. Illustrator and Photoshop Work
  4. Exhibition Poster
  5. Email your Middle East map to Rogan as a jpeg - do not do until after break (no more working on - send what you have)
  6. Free Reading - last 20 - book finished by Monday!!!! (We will read 20 minutes each of the next 3 days in class)

Thursday – 11.3

  1. Skills - Worldwin - Asia
    • P/handouts/csb/software/worldwin
    • Right click on the Worldwin icon — create a shortcut on your desktop
    • in order - countries, capitals, topography
  2. Illustrator and Photoshop Work
  3. Exhibition Poster
  4. Kite Runner - Chapters 20 - 22
  5. Free Reading - last 20 - book finished by Monday!!!! (We will read 20 minutes each of the next 2 days in class)

Friday – 11.4

  1. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography
  2. Kite Runner - Chapters 20 - 22
  3. Update your Worklinks (100%) - Have all Kite Runner Assignments, Internship Write Up, ME Map, Exhibition Poster - spell check it (Command - Check Spelling)
  4. Free Reading - last 20 - book finished by Monday!!!! (We will read 20 minutes each of the next 3 days in class)
  5. Vote for Obeso on Varsity 541 for athlete of the week

 

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Monday – 11.7

  1. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography
  2. LiteratureKite Runner - Final
    • You may use your book on the final
    • Be thorough - think big
  3. Career Exploration Intro

Tuesday – 11.8

  1. Internship Make up 3

Wednesday – 11.9

  1. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography - quiz tomorrow? 15 minutes
  2. Illustrator - Photoshop (up to bell)
  3. Career Exploration Intro

Thursday – 11.10

  1. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography - quiz?
  2. What is Veteran's Day?
    • A Million Thanks - Taking a moment to appreciate those who serve - thanks to RJ
  3. Career Exploration Part 2

Friday – 11.11

Veteran's Day – no school

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Monday – 11.14

  1. LiteratureBless Me Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
    • Check out 10 – 10:30
    • Read Chapters 1 and 2
  2. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography - quiz- Wednesday
  3. Exhibition Night Presenting
  4. Career Exploration Part 2
  5. Free Reading

Tuesday – 11.15

  1. Internships
  2. Internship Make-up - Writing in Fig - Write a story titled, "My Journey on a _______________ Ship." You and your friends can star in the story.
    Email Rogan (only) when your story has been shared with our group.
    • After a bit we are going to grab you to do Room Clean up - vacuum - clean all tables, monitors and Swag bag stuff (everyone who is here that is not at an internship.

Wednesday – 11.16

  1. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography - quiz - switch to tomorrow - sorry
  2. Grade Discussion - Missing work, Internships, etc.
  3. Literature - Bless Me Ultima - White Board Exercise

 

Thursday – 11.17

  1. Skills - Geography — Asia - WorldWin - in order - countries, capitals, topography - quiz
  2. Homework due at the start of break
    1. Career Exploration Intro - needs to be up on Figment
    2. Career Exploration Part 2 - needs to be emailed to Rogan by Monday, Nov. 28
    3. Bless Me Ultima - read through pg 176

Friday – 11.18

End of Trimester 1

Inservice Day – no school

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Monday – 11.21

Parent Conferences

Tuesday – 11.22

Parent Conferences

Wednesday – 11.23

Parent Conferences

Thursday – 11.24

Thanksgiving Holiday – no school

Friday – 11.25

Thanksgiving Holiday – no school