AVID II

January 18-22

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that" -Martin Luther King Jr.

Unit Learning Goal

Students should be able to sufficiently explain what makes them a unique and successful choice for various situations, such as jobs, college admittance, and scholarships.

Weekly Learning Goal

Students will be able to:


  • Understand different ways to obtain scholarships
  • Evaluate the credibility of various scholarships

Tuesday, January 19

Do Now: Sat Question of the Day


Scholarship Jigsaw Activity - each member of the group will become the expert member. Read the article and underline all main ideas. Be ready to share out with the large group.


Article 1

Article 2

Article 3

Article 4

Wednesday, January 20

Do Now: SAT Question of the Day


Scholarship Search Activity: use fastweb or scholarships.com. Practice evaluating the credibility of various scholarships. (iPad Submission)


Under the 2.0/3.0 reflection section of your unit scale, tell me how today and yesterday's activity supported you in reaching our unit learning goal.


TRF DUE TOMORROW WHEN YOU COME IN THE DOOR.

Thursday, January 21

Tutorials

Friday, January 22