British Cultural Studies

Ms Stockman and Ms Collins

Overview

British Cultural Studies is an exciting and innovative one-credit elective that engages students as they study historically significant events in British history. Carefully selected readings, technology related activities, and challenging assignments help student’s better grasp the culture of Great Britain while enhancing their appreciation of all things
English. There are weekly live lessons, projects, collaborative learning possibilities and presentations.


Structure

This class is taught through the portal and Edmodo. Every class member MUST join Edmodo. Students are expected to participate in blog discussions, class assigned reading discussions and project discussions that will be posted in Edmodo. In addition, all class recordings will be posted in Edmodo on a weekly basis. A MANDATORY Live Lesson will be held every Friday at 10am. ALL students are REQUIRED to attend this live lesson every week. Ms Stockman and Ms Collins and fun- and NO student will ever regret attending.


Classroom Rules

1. Log into your course every day.
2. Participate in all Edmodo based discussions
3. Attend every live lesson for British Cultural Studies
4. You should be in contact with your teacher every week- respond to calls, texts and/or emails.
5. Be respectful of your fellow students and teachers.
6. Ask for help when you need it.


Assignments

British Cultural Studies is a very interactive course. The assignments for this course are all project-based and very creative. Ms Stockman and Ms Collins fully expect all students to take each of these projects very seriously and put the requisite time and effort into each one. In addition, we are very reasonable people. If any student has an issue- we ask that you contact us and we will work with you in any way that we can.


Ms Stockman

Office Hours-
Monday: 7-8 p.m.
Tuesday: 2-3 p.m.
Wednesday: 10-11 (American History Live Lesson at 11)
Thursday: 2-3 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m.- Noon (British Cultural Studies Live Lesson at 10)