Friday, December 18, 2015

Scribe: Finals Week

We performed, recorded, and received our final grades for our Slam Poems

Click HERE for the recordings of the performances

HW: Download/Save your slam poem for your digital portfolio (which we will make next semster)
Have a fun and safe break

Friday, December 11, 2015

Scribe, Thursday, December 10th, 2015

We Submitted our poems to MUSE
We watched this Final example: For Emmett Till: by Dominique Christina (historical)
Visuals and Links were
' due: did you attach your link?
HW: Final, presentation, visuals-PRACTICE memorization- 3:00 for 15- 20 minutes, eye contact, gestures, facial expression, enunciation

Friday, December 4, 2015

Scribe Post : Period 5, Friday December 4, 2015

  • Read poems out loud
    • How much time? 3:10
  • Decide Presentation Order
    • 12/14 ; 12/17
  • Collect, share, and work on poem memorization
    • find our 1 minute mark
    • see if we need to add or remove work, or slow down
  • Watch “Complainers” poem
  • Finish Reading Act 2 of Inherit the Wind
  • Act 2 Quiz
  • HW: Final, presentation, visuals- due next Thursday, memorization, eye contact, gestures, practice for first 1:00 for at least 10-15 minutes per day (Saturday and Sunday)

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Scribe 12/3/15

In Class:

  • Watched If I Had a Daughter by Sarah Kay
    • Discussed performance elements
  • Read Act 2 Scene I and Scene II (up to page 79)
  • Printed copy of Poem due tomorrow
    • Must be printed before class
  • Essay Writing Conference (if you have not had one yet)