Author: kmcdavitt

Hum 8: Why do people move?

Part 1: Immigration to the USA Summary of the Immigrant Groups to the USA – summary-of-imm-groups-to-us Immigration to the USA Part 2: Historical Fiction Narrative Writing  (share assignment)  a) Read Aloud: Boxes for Katje What craft moves do historical fiction writers…

Peggin’ and Awlin’

Happy Friday! H1.8a Identify and compare multiple perspectives on a given historical experience.   H1.8b Describe, compare and evaluate multiple historical developments (within societies; across and between societies; in various chronological and geographical contexts).   Peg and Awl In the…

Agrarian Revolution

Hey there, Happy Thursday to you all. Today we’re going to delve into pre-industrial life. We’ll start by reading this article together: Pre-industrial Society Go ahead and open it in Notability. Also, have your notebook handy for boxing and bullet-ing.…

Pop Quiz

Happy Monday, Please follow this link: Social Class Quiz. Open in Notability and do the first three pages. Then we’re moving on to looking at the videos you created and continuing with The Outsiders. Onward and upward! Mr. McDavitt

Homework

Hi all, The homework tonight is to research an argument for or against body hacking depending on which group you were assigned. You must address a counterclaim as well. For example: Opponents of body hacking claim it isn’t natural, but…

Migrant Situation

Read this article: Migrant Crisis Complete:   Category Checklist Sentence Starter Not Yet Starting To Yes! Claim I stated the author’s point of view about the topic. The author thinks (author’s point of view) about (the topic). Word Choice I…

Highlights and Infographs

Happy Monday, We’ll spend a bit of time reviewing what you covered last week. Hum 1/6 Hum 2/8 Next, it’s on to infographs. We’ll check out a video and look at some examples: Cause and Effect The Neurology of Gaming…

Next Steps in Drafting

Greetings, Today we’ll take another look at your essays. This time we’ll use the rubric. You can open the link below, make a copy, and score your writing partner’s essay. Essay Rubric We’ll also start book clubs today, and you’ll…