Reading, Writing & Making (sense)

Mr Reed's English Class & Highlight Lab- U School

ENG 1 : Art of Winning An Argument

I love argument, I love debate, I don't expect anyone just sit there and agree with me, that's not their job.

-Margaret Thatcher


The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.

-Joseph Joubert

Who Owns Hip Hop?

On the heals of the Grammy Music Awards, students are having some interesting conversations about Hip Hop and the music industry. Students will have the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in winning an argument by making assertions, providing valid reasons and evidence.


Here is a recap and preview of what's coming up.

SHOUT OUT TOP FEB DOJO LEADERS

DONNELL D. . DONNETA R. AMIR B. DQUARIUS G. TIOANNA T. ROCHELLE M.

ASAP CHESS MATCH FEB 24

Chess club will now be offered as an extended choice activity. We actively recruiting young ladies to learn and compete in this fun game, plus you can earn some competencies.

Show Some Love & Kudos

Kudos to Quran K. Shania P. and Saryna T. These are some of the students that recently showed persistence and hard work when completing On Demand Argumentative Text Response Test.


Kudos to students who were attended to special Black Grace, dance performance at the Anneberg Center. Many students received compliments for their decorum and manners while representing the U School. We have been invited to a special Marcus Roberts, Jazz Music performance on March 2, Tickets are $8.00. See Mr Reed for more details.


Follow the U School's #LOVEDREAMDO hashtag on Twitter to see some of the amazing works students are doing.


Stay tuned the Highlight lab will be taking a field trip to the PhillyCam studios.

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