Tuesday, April 17, 2018

4-23-2018 PS--7--Study Hall

PLAN
  • Welcome & Attendance
    • Study Hall
    • Plan for Tomorrow
    • YAWP!
    HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
    • None
                                UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Post-It Challenge Video Day
                                • Friday (7)--Post-It Challenge 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.

                                4-20-2018 PS--7--Post-It Note Challenge

                                PLAN
                                • Welcome & Attendance
                                  • Post-It Note Challenge
                                    • TODAY'S TASK--Put together a STORYBOARD of your video to lay out your project and how you will pitch it.
                                    • Assignment Video
                                    • Full Video
                                    • Assignment--You must create a one minute & 30 second video of your Post-It Note pitch:
                                      • 1:00-1:30
                                      • Submit through Flipgrid
                                      • Include:
                                        • Team Name
                                        • Hashtag Related to Your Idea
                                        • Team Selfie
                                        • Public Speaking Post-It Challenge
                                    • Plan
                                      • Tuesday--Introduce Project
                                      • Wednesday/Thursday--Brainstorm & Think Creatively of Ideas and Plan
                                      • Friday--Storyboard Your Video
                                      • Monday--Study Hall
                                      • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                      • Wednesday/Thursday--Record Flipgrid Video
                                      • Friday--Presentations & Debriefing
                                  • Plan for Tomorrow
                                  • YAWP!
                                  HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
                                  • Work on Post-It Note Challenge
                                                              UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                              • Monday (7)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                              • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                                              • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Post-It Challenge Video Day
                                                              • Friday (7)--Post-It Challenge 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.

                                                              4-18 & 19-2018 PS--Block--Post It Challenge Work Time

                                                              PLAN
                                                              • Welcome & Attendance
                                                              • Post-It Note Challenge
                                                                • TODAY'S TASK--As a group determine what your Post-It Note Positive Impact Project will be. Search online for ideas. Discuss as a group. Then begin putting together your project.
                                                                • Assignment Video--We watched this yesterday.
                                                                • Full Video--Want to get more ideas? Here's a full version of the assignment video with examples of some Post-It Note projects.
                                                                • Assignment--You must create a one minute & 30 second video of your Post-It Note pitch:
                                                                  • 1:00-1:30
                                                                  • Submit through Flipgrid
                                                                  • Include:
                                                                    • Team Name
                                                                    • Hashtag Related to Your Idea
                                                                    • Team Selfie
                                                                    • Public Speaking Post-It Challenge
                                                                • Plan
                                                                  • Tuesday--Introduce Project
                                                                  • Wednesday/Thursday--Brainstorm & Think Creatively of Ideas and Plan
                                                                  • Friday--Storyboard Your Video
                                                                  • Monday--Study Hall
                                                                  • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                                                  • Wednesday/Thursday--Record Flipgrid Video
                                                                  • Friday--Presentations & Debriefing
                                                              • Plan for Tomorrow
                                                              • YAWP!
                                                              HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
                                                              • Work on Post-It Note Challenge
                                                                                        UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                        • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                                                        • Friday (7)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                                                        • Monday (7)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                                                        • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                                                                        • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Post-It Challenge Video Day
                                                                                        • Friday (7)--Post-It Challenge 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.

                                                                                        Monday, April 16, 2018

                                                                                        4-17-2018 PS--7--Commencement Speech Wrap Up, Intro to Post It Challenge Presentation

                                                                                        PLAN
                                                                                        • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                        • 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.
                                                                                                  • Big 3
                                                                                                    • Students share 3 Strengths/Put-Ups
                                                                                                  • Big B
                                                                                                    • Mr. Buckley shares feedback
                                                                                                • Activity--Commencement Speech Grade
                                                                                            • Commencement Speech Debriefing
                                                                                            • Post-It Note Challenge
                                                                                              • Assignment Video
                                                                                              • Assignment--You must create a one minute & 30 second video of your Post-It Note pitch:
                                                                                                • 1:00-1:30
                                                                                                • Submit through Flipgrid
                                                                                                • Include:
                                                                                                  • Team Name
                                                                                                  • Hashtag Related to Your Idea
                                                                                                  • Team Selfie
                                                                                                  • Public Speaking Post-It Challenge
                                                                                              • Plan
                                                                                                • Tuesday--Introduce Project
                                                                                                • Wednesday/Thursday--Impromptu Speeches, Brainstorm & Think Creatively of Ideas and Plan
                                                                                                • Friday--Storyboard Your Video
                                                                                                • Monday--Study Hall
                                                                                                • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                                                                                • Wednesday/Thursday--Record Flipgrid Video
                                                                                                • Friday--Presentations & Debriefing
                                                                                            • Plan for Tomorrow
                                                                                            • YAWP!
                                                                                            HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
                                                                                            • If you HAVE presented your speech:
                                                                                              • Complete Commencement Speech Reflection
                                                                                                • Activity--Commencement Speech Reflection
                                                                                                  • Congratulations! You've completed your Commencement Speech! Please take a few minutes to reflect on your speech and respond to the following questions:
                                                                                                    • What was your favorite part of the Commencement Speech? Why?
                                                                                                    • What surprised you about your speech? Perhaps you learned something about yourself or you found that you did well or poorly in an area you did not expect.
                                                                                                    • When you reflect back on the Commencement Speech, what is one thing you will take away from this experience that will help you improve your public speaking skills in the future? Explain.
                                                                                                                      UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                                      • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                                                                                      • Friday (7)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                                                                                      • Monday (7)--Post-It Note Challenge Work Day
                                                                                                                      • Tuesday--NO SCHOOL
                                                                                                                      • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Post-It Challenge Video Day
                                                                                                                      • Friday (7)--Post-It Challenge 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.

                                                                                                                      Monday, April 9, 2018

                                                                                                                      4-10-2018 PS--7--Commencement Speech Presentations

                                                                                                                      PLAN
                                                                                                                      • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                                                      • Commencement Speech Presentations
                                                                                                                        • If you have not uploaded your Commencement Speech Manuscript to TurnItIn through Schoology, please do so NOW.
                                                                                                                        • 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.
                                                                                                                                • Big 3
                                                                                                                                  • Students share 3 Strengths/Put-Ups
                                                                                                                                • Big B
                                                                                                                                  • Mr. Buckley shares feedback
                                                                                                                              • Activity--Commencement Speech Grade
                                                                                                                          • Plan for Tomorrow
                                                                                                                          • YAWP!
                                                                                                                          HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
                                                                                                                          • Complete a FINAL DRAFT of your commencement speech and upload to TurnItIn through Schoology. (Due Tuesday)
                                                                                                                          • Practice Commencement Speech (Due Before Your Speech Day)
                                                                                                                          • 2 POINTS EXTRA CREDIT--Bring in a signed note from a parent stating you presented your commencement speech for them. (Due On Your Speech Day)
                                                                                                                          • If you HAVE presented your speech:
                                                                                                                            • Complete Commencement Speech Reflection
                                                                                                                              • Activity--Commencement Speech Reflection
                                                                                                                                • Congratulations! You've completed your Commencement Speech! Please take a few minutes to reflect on your speech and respond to the following questions:
                                                                                                                                  • What was your favorite part of the Commencement Speech? Why?
                                                                                                                                  • What surprised you about your speech? Perhaps you learned something about yourself or you found that you did well or poorly in an area you did not expect.
                                                                                                                                  • When you reflect back on the Commencement Speech, what is one thing you will take away from this experience that will help you improve your public speaking skills in the future? Explain.
                                                                                                                                                    UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                                                                    • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                    • Friday (7)--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.

                                                                                                                                                    Friday, April 6, 2018

                                                                                                                                                    2018-4-6 PS--PPS Submission & Discussion, Commencement Speech Peer Presentations

                                                                                                                                                    PLAN
                                                                                                                                                    • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                                                                                    • Parent Persuasive Speech Turn-In, Analysis, & Debriefing
                                                                                                                                                      • Speech Groups
                                                                                                                                                        • Reflection
                                                                                                                                                          • What did you ask for?
                                                                                                                                                          • What answer did you receive?
                                                                                                                                                            • Yes
                                                                                                                                                            • No
                                                                                                                                                            • Maybe
                                                                                                                                                            • Yes-But
                                                                                                                                                          • What reasons were given for the answer you received?
                                                                                                                                                          • What is one thing you can take away from this speech to help you become a better speaker? Explain.
                                                                                                                                                        • Parent Persuasive Speech Feedback
                                                                                                                                                          • Fist to 5 Group Rating
                                                                                                                                                            • Variety
                                                                                                                                                            • Interesting/Engaging
                                                                                                                                                            • Worthwhile
                                                                                                                                                      • Commencement Speech
                                                                                                                                                      • Plan for Tomorrow
                                                                                                                                                      • YAWP!
                                                                                                                                                      HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
                                                                                                                                                      • Complete a FINAL DRAFT of your commencement speech and upload to TurnItIn through Schoology. (Due Tuesday)
                                                                                                                                                      • Practice Commencement Speech (Due Before Your Speech Day)
                                                                                                                                                      • 2 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)
                                                                                                                                                                                • Friday (7)--Commencement Speech Analysis, Peer Presentations
                                                                                                                                                                                • Monday --NO SCHOOL (Teacher Inservice)
                                                                                                                                                                                • Tuesday (7)--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                                                • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--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.

                                                                                                                                                                                Wednesday, April 4, 2018

                                                                                                                                                                                4-4 & 5-2018 PS--Block--Stephen Colbert Commencement Speech, EHS Top 10, Writing Workshop

                                                                                                                                                                                PLAN
                                                                                                                                                                                • Welcome & Attendance
                                                                                                                                                                                • Parent Persuasive Speech
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Directions for Presentations & Grade
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Questions?
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Parent Persuasive Speech Peer Presentations
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Activity--Parent Persuasive Speech Peer Review
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ask each group member to share 2 things you did well and 1 thing that could be improved.
                                                                                                                                                                                      • After the conversation, write down 2 strengths and 1 growth area for your speech presentation.
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Explain Requirements for Parent Persuasive Speech Turn In & Due Date
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Commencement Speech Stories
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Select a Facilitator
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Share your story.
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Explain what message can be taken from the story.
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Share why you chose this particular story.
                                                                                                                                                                                    • 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
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Activity--EHS Top Ten List
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Select a facilitator.
                                                                                                                                                                                        • On your own, come up with a TOP TEN list of memorable events, people, traditions, etc. for your experience at Edina High School.
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Share and create a group Top Ten list.
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Class Discussion.
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Commencement Speech Assignment
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Overview of Speech Assignment
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Questions?
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Commencement Speech Writing Workshop
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Commencement Speech Sign Ups
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rock, Paper, Scissors
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Plan for Tomorrow
                                                                                                                                                                                      • YAWP!
                                                                                                                                                                                      HOMEWORK (Official at 3:15 P.M.)
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Complete Parent Persuasive Speech (Due Friday)
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Present to parent/guardian
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Parent/guardian fills out Evaluation and signs it
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Complete the reflection
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Submit worksheet AND TYPED OUTLINE ON PAPER in class on Friday
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Complete a ROUGH DRAFT of your commencement speech. (Due Friday)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                UPCOMING (Subject to Adjustments)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--Speech Writing Workshop, Speech Sign Ups
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Friday (7)--Commencement Speech Analysis, Peer Presentations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Monday --NO SCHOOL (Teacher Inservice)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Tuesday (7)--Present Commencement Speeches
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Wednesday/Thursday (Block)--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.