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  1. 1. Tuesday 1.26.2010
  2. 2. BBC/CNN News <ul><li>Please take notes and up-load one fact to the blog. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Agenda <ul><li>BBC/CNN News and notes </li></ul><ul><li>Finish Ancient Greece Map </li></ul><ul><li>Begin Greek Myth Reading and Drawing </li></ul><ul><li>Silent Read for 30 minutes </li></ul><ul><li>Finish Heart Map </li></ul><ul><li>Memoir Brainstorm and Event Timeline </li></ul><ul><li>P.E </li></ul><ul><li>Computer PowerPoint </li></ul><ul><li>Exit Ticket </li></ul>
  4. 4. Morning Meeting Sign and greeting: Nick Current Events
  5. 5. Social Studies Please finish your map of Ancient Greece. If you have done so, please go to the following slide.
  6. 6. Greek Myths <ul><li>Please visit this site. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Choose the ‘GODS’ or ‘HEROS’ section. </li></ul><ul><li>Choose 1-2 gods and/or heroes to read about. </li></ul><ul><li>Read the full text. </li></ul><ul><li>Create a picture about one of the gods or heroes you read about. These pictures will be hung on the wall, so please use as many mediums as you like and make it look nice—no stick figures--. </li></ul><ul><li>Write 2-3 facts about the god or hero that will help people viewing the picture understand the basics of that god or hero. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Silent Read for 30 Minutes Make sure to log your times
  8. 8. Memoir <ul><li>If you have not already, finish your Heart Map </li></ul><ul><li>Brainstorm 5-8 events/memories, from the Heart Map if you like, to write a memoir about. </li></ul><ul><li>Once you have brainstormed, please choose one to use for your memoir. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Memoir <ul><li>Answer the following questions about your memory to help you begin to build the structure for your memoir. </li></ul><ul><li>How did this event begin?  What started it?  </li></ul><ul><li>For example, if my memory was my first trip plane ride, the event may have started by my mother wanting us to go visit my grandmother in Florida. </li></ul><ul><li>What was the middle of the event-- the part that you feel is the most important, the climax? </li></ul><ul><li>For example, the moment the plane took off. </li></ul><ul><li>What was the ending of this event? </li></ul><ul><li>For example, we landed safely, and all I wanted to do was go back onto the plane and go for another ride. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Physical Education <ul><li>Stretches and a 40 minute walk for fitness. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Computer <ul><li>Make a PowerPoint on one of the following things they have learned this year- </li></ul><ul><li>     How to make an iMovie </li></ul><ul><li>   How make a GarageBand Song </li></ul><ul><li>   How to up-load information to the blog </li></ul><ul><li>   How to make a PowerPoint </li></ul>
  12. 12. Computer <ul><li>Your PowerPoint must have: </li></ul><ul><li>At least 6 slides. </li></ul><ul><li>Color/Image Background </li></ul><ul><li>Transitions </li></ul><ul><li>Text </li></ul><ul><li>1 Slide with a voice/sound recording </li></ul>
  13. 13. Exit Ticket What are you finding to be some differences between a memoir and a research paper?