October 12-16

"You've got brains in your head, You've got feet in your shoes, You can steer yourself any direction you choose." -Dr. Seuss

Tutorials this week will be observed by your teachers - make sure you represent AVID in the best light!

Congratulations Trinity, Ashley Vazquez, and Waymouth for making homecoming court!!!

Monday, October 12


Essential Question: How can I change the way people think?

Do Now: New Vocabulary Words

  • Enigma
  • Lament
  • Ominous
  • Superfluous

Cornell Notes: Elements of argument

Argument activity

Tuesday, October 13

Tutorials & Observations

Wednesday, October 14

Essential Question: How can I use evidence to determine what claims can legitimately be made into arguments?

Do Now: SAT Q of the Day

Inquiry Groups: The Lunchroom Murder

Thursday, October 15

Tutorials & Observations

Friday, October 16

Essential Question: How do I form an argument?

Do Now: SAT Q of the Day