Thursday, March 23, 2017

3-23-2017 PS--Early Release--Commencement Speech Presentations

PLAN
  • Welcome & Attendance
  • Game of the Week
  • DL Presentation
  • Secret Handshake
  • Commencement Speech Presentations
    • Commencement Speech Presentations
      • BEFORE SPEECH
          • Show Mr. Buckley Your Manuscript
          • DURING SPEECH
            • Put away Digital Devices
          • AFTER SPEECH
            • Activity--Commencement Speech Presentations Journal
              • Create 4 Columns
              • Speaker's Name
              • List one strength of the speech.
              • List one growth area for the speaker.
              • List one message from the speech.
          • Plan for Future Classes
          • YAWP!
          HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
          • Complete a FINAL DRAFT of your commencement speech and upload to TurnItIn. (Due On Your Speech Day)
          • Practice Commencement Speech (Due Before Your Speech Day)
          • 3 POINTS EXTRA CREDIT--Bring in a signed note from a parent stating you presented your commencement speech for them. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                            UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                            • SPRING BREAK!
                            • Monday--Commencement Speech Presentations
                            LINKS
                            • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                            • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                            • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.

                            Wednesday, March 22, 2017

                            3-22-2017 PS--Commencement Speech Presentations

                            PLAN
                            • Welcome & Attendance
                            • DL Presentation
                            • Commencement Speech Presentations
                              • Commencement Speech Presentations
                                • BEFORE SPEECH
                                    • Show Mr. Buckley Your Manuscript
                                    • DURING SPEECH
                                      • Put away Digital Devices
                                    • AFTER SPEECH
                                      • Activity--Commencement Speech Presentations Journal
                                        • Create 4 Columns
                                        • Speaker's Name
                                        • List one strength of the speech.
                                        • List one growth area for the speaker.
                                        • List one message from the speech.
                                    • Plan for Future Classes
                                    • YAWP!
                                    HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
                                    • Complete a FINAL DRAFT of your commencement speech and upload to TurnItIn. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                    • Practice Commencement Speech (Due Before Your Speech Day)
                                    • 3 POINTS EXTRA CREDIT--Bring in a signed note from a parent stating you presented your commencement speech for them. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                                      UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                      • Thursday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                      • SPRING BREAK!
                                                      LINKS
                                                      • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                                                      • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                                                      • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.

                                                      Tuesday, March 21, 2017

                                                      3-21-2017 PS--CT--Commencement Speech Presentations

                                                      PLAN
                                                      • Welcome & Attendance
                                                      • DL Presentation
                                                      • Commencement Speech Presentations
                                                        • Commencement Speech Presentations
                                                          • BEFORE SPEECH
                                                              • Show Mr. Buckley Your Manuscript
                                                              • DURING SPEECH
                                                                • Put away Digital Devices
                                                              • AFTER SPEECH
                                                                • Activity--Commencement Speech Presentations Journal
                                                                  • Create 4 Columns
                                                                  • Speaker's Name
                                                                  • List one strength of the speech.
                                                                  • List one growth area for the speaker.
                                                                  • List one message from the speech.
                                                              • Plan for Future Classes
                                                              • YAWP!
                                                              HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
                                                              • Activity--Doc Lock Tribute (Due Tuesday)
                                                                • Write one positive thing Doc Lock did for you OR
                                                                • Write one positive quality about Doc Lock OR
                                                                • Write one positive personal story (a story involving you and Dock Lock) about Doc Lock
                                                              • Complete a FINAL DRAFT of your commencement speech and upload to TurnItIn. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                                              • Practice Commencement Speech (Due Before Your Speech Day)
                                                              • 3 POINTS EXTRA CREDIT--Bring in a signed note from a parent stating you presented your commencement speech for them. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                                                                UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                • Wednesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                • Thursday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                • SPRING BREAK!
                                                                                LINKS
                                                                                • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                                                                                • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                                                                                • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.

                                                                                Monday, March 20, 2017

                                                                                3-20-2017 PS--Commencement Speech Sign-Ups, Rehearsal

                                                                                PLAN
                                                                                • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                • Game of the Week #7--Wichita State vs. Dayton
                                                                                    • Commencement Speech
                                                                                      • Peer Presentations
                                                                                        • In Your Speech Group:
                                                                                          • Present Speech
                                                                                          • GRADE Speech using Rubric
                                                                                      • Speech Sign-Ups
                                                                                        • Write Commencement Speechac
                                                                                          • Plan for Future Classes
                                                                                          • YAWP!
                                                                                          HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
                                                                                          • Activity--Doc Lock Tribute (Due Tuesday)
                                                                                            • Write one positive thing Doc Lock did for you OR
                                                                                            • Write one positive quality about Doc Lock OR
                                                                                            • Write one positive personal story (a story involving you and Dock Lock) about Doc Lock
                                                                                          • Complete a FINAL DRAFT of your commencement speech and upload to TurnItIn. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                                                                          • Practice Commencement Speech (Due Before Your Speech Day)
                                                                                          • 3 POINTS EXTRA CREDIT--Bring in a signed note from a parent stating you presented your commencement speech for them. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                                                                                            UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                            • Tuesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                            • Wednesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                            • Thursday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                            • SPRING BREAK!
                                                                                                            LINKS
                                                                                                            • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                                                                                                            • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                                                                                                            • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.

                                                                                                            Friday, March 17, 2017

                                                                                                            3-17-2017 PS--Commencement Speech Analysis, Revision & Rehearsal, Sign-Ups

                                                                                                            PLAN
                                                                                                            HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
                                                                                                            • Complete a ROUGH DRAFT of your commencement speech. (Due On Friday)
                                                                                                                              UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                                              • Friday--EHS Commencement Speech 2016 (Kathryn Fuluvaka), Peer Presentations
                                                                                                                              • Monday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                              • Tuesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                              • Wednesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                              • Thursday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                              LINKS
                                                                                                                              • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                                                                                                                              • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                                                                                                                              • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.

                                                                                                                              Thursday, March 16, 2017

                                                                                                                              3-16-2017 PS--CT--Commencement Speech Writing

                                                                                                                              PLAN
                                                                                                                              • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                                                              • Activity--Commencement Speech Ideas
                                                                                                                                • Think about your commencement speech and write down the following possible parts to your speech:
                                                                                                                                  • Share one or more quotes that you may include in your speech.
                                                                                                                                  • Share one or more memorable events, people, and/or traditions from your EHS Top Ten list.
                                                                                                                                  • Share one or more messages you'd like to include in your speech.
                                                                                                                              • Commencement Speech Writing Workshop
                                                                                                                                  • Plan for Future Classes
                                                                                                                                  • YAWP!
                                                                                                                                  HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
                                                                                                                                  • Complete a ROUGH DRAFT of your commencement speech. (Due On Friday)
                                                                                                                                                    UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                                                                    • Friday--EHS Commencement Speech 2016 (Kathryn Fuluvaka), Peer Presentations
                                                                                                                                                    • Monday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                    • Tuesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                    • Wednesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                    • Thursday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                    LINKS
                                                                                                                                                    • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                                                                                                                                                    • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                                                                                                                                                    • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.

                                                                                                                                                    Tuesday, March 14, 2017

                                                                                                                                                    3-14/15-2017 PS--Block Schedule--Matt Huppert Speech, Stephen Colbert Speech, Speech Writing

                                                                                                                                                    PLAN
                                                                                                                                                    • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                                                                                    • Discuss Commencement Speech Quotes & Stories Journal
                                                                                                                                                      • Respond to the following questions:
                                                                                                                                                        • Find at least TWO QUOTES that could be effectively used in your speech. WRITE THEM DOWN. Be sure to give credit (state) whomever wrote or spoke the quote.
                                                                                                                                                        • Find ONE STORY from a well-known person that could be effectively used in your speech. SUMMARIZE THE STORY in 2-3 sentences. NOTE: You CAN use a story from someone who is well-known if it truly fits within your speech.
                                                                                                                                                      • Share in Group
                                                                                                                                                        • Share one story or quote with class.
                                                                                                                                                    • Commencement Speech Analysis
                                                                                                                                                      • Activity--Matt Huppert Speech Journal
                                                                                                                                                        • Write the following words and leave space to respond to each:
                                                                                                                                                          • SHARE
                                                                                                                                                          • CONNECT
                                                                                                                                                          • QUOTE
                                                                                                                                                          • MESSAGE
                                                                                                                                                          • GROUP RATING
                                                                                                                                                          • 3 IMPORTANT THINGS
                                                                                                                                                        • BEFORE SPEECH
                                                                                                                                                          • SHARE--Share one important thing that you believe is imperative in presenting an excellent commencement speech.
                                                                                                                                                        • DURING SPEECH
                                                                                                                                                          • CONNECT--How did Matt connect with his audience?
                                                                                                                                                          • QUOTE--Write down at least one quote from Matt's speech.
                                                                                                                                                          • MESSAGE--Write down at least one message from Matt's speech.
                                                                                                                                                        • GROUP RATING
                                                                                                                                                          • On a Scale of Fist to 5, rate Matt's speech.
                                                                                                                                                        • AFTER SPEECH
                                                                                                                                                          • 3 IMPORTANT THINGS--As we continue analyzing commencement speeches, list the 3 most important things that you would like to focus on to present your best commencement speech.
                                                                                                                                                      • Group Share
                                                                                                                                                      • Class Discussion
                                                                                                                                                    • Discuss EHS Top Ten List
                                                                                                                                                      • Activity--EHS Top Ten List
                                                                                                                                                        • Come up with a TOP TEN list of memorable events, people, traditions, etc. for your experience at Edina High School.
                                                                                                                                                      • Share in Group
                                                                                                                                                      • Class Discussion
                                                                                                                                                    • Commencement Speech Analysis
                                                                                                                                                      • Stephen Colbert 2011 Commencement Speech at Northwestern University
                                                                                                                                                        • Background
                                                                                                                                                          • Stephen Colbert attended Northwestern
                                                                                                                                                          • Armadillo Day--A student-run music festival held on the shores of Lake Michigan. This student-run event is the largest in the country and is accompanied by lots of drinking.
                                                                                                                                                          • During that school year, there was a controversy involving a professor-approved live sex demonstration in front of the Human Sexuality class.
                                                                                                                                                        • Heads Up--There are a couple of spots where the video will go black or a white box will pop up, but the sound continues. This is part of the video. Just listen to Colbert.
                                                                                                                                                        • Activity--Stephen Colbert Commencement Speech 3-2-1
                                                                                                                                                          • 3 Quotes--Colbert provides a number of memorable quotes. Record at least 3 memorable quotes.
                                                                                                                                                          • 2 Connections--Colbert references many things that the student body can relate to. List 2 of these things.
                                                                                                                                                          • 1 Message--What is one message Colbert shares that sticks with you?
                                                                                                                                                      • Work on Commencement Speech
                                                                                                                                                        • Plan for Future Classes
                                                                                                                                                        • YAWP!
                                                                                                                                                        HOMEWORK (Official at 3:10 P.M.)
                                                                                                                                                        • Activity--Commencement Speech Ideas (Due Thursday)
                                                                                                                                                          • Think about your commencement speech and write down the following possible parts to your speech:
                                                                                                                                                            • Share one or more quotes that you may include in your speech.
                                                                                                                                                            • Share one or more memorable events, people, and/or traditions from your EHS Top Ten list.
                                                                                                                                                            • Share one or more messages you'd like to include in your speech.
                                                                                                                                                                          UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                                                                                          • Thursday--Speech Writing Workshop
                                                                                                                                                                          • Friday--EHS Commencement Speech 2016 (Kathryn Fuluvaka), Peer Presentations
                                                                                                                                                                          • Monday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                                          • Tuesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                                          • Wednesday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                                          • Thursday--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                                          LINKS
                                                                                                                                                                          • Public Speaking Notebook Table of Contents--This is the current table of contents for Public Speaking. You may reference this document to make sure you've included all activities in your notebook TOC.
                                                                                                                                                                          • The Writer's Block--The Writer's Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers.  Face-to-face conferences during lunch and online conferences are open in the evening.
                                                                                                                                                                          • Email Mr. Buckley--Do you have a question or a comment? Feel free to email Mr. Buckley anytime.