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Monday, September 9th, 2019

  1. BellRinger – Quote: “People see what they want to see, and what people want to see never has anything to do with the truth.” – Roberto Bolano
  2. Google Classroom: Thinking critically questions
    1. List five “superstars” who appear to lead incredible lives, yet face their own share of problems
    2. Why do we perceive their lives to be so great?
    3. Discuss the problems these people have had to face
    4. Have you ever modified your behavior to fit into a group or so that people would treat you differently?
    5. Why is it sometimes difficult for us to just “be ourselves”?
  3. Chapter 2 Quick Quiz!
  4. Partner 2 FlipGrid interview comments: THREE comments (three things you didn’t know; two things they did well; one thing they need to improve upon)

Homework: Vocab test Thursday

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

  1. BellRinger – Quote: “Nothing can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  2. Partner 3 Flipgrid interviews (focus on eye contact and self-confidence)
  3. Assign Interview Speech and criteria (outline due Thursday, September 19th)

Homework: Vocabulary Test Thursday!  

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

  1. BellRinger – Quote: “You never truly understand a man until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” – Atticus Finch
  2. Review and define the ten planks of confidence (quiz on this and vocabulary tomorrow!)
  3. Study for test

Homework: Vocab test & ten planks of confidence test tomorrow

Thursday, September 12th, 2019

  1. BellRinger – Quote: “I am standing in the ashes of who I used to be.”
  2. Chapter Three vocabulary test
  3. The ten planks of confidence quiz
  4. Complete the “To remember” section of Chapter 2

Friday, September 13th, 2019

  1. BellRinger – Quote: “Confidence is silent. Insecurities are loud.”
  2. Interview tips & tricks using the ten planks of confidence
  3. Complete “To Talk About” question #1
  4. Complete “To Write About” question #1 and #3