http://prezi.com/kvshflv7g4er/the-basics-of-debating-about-oceans/   This is the link to our Prezi on the basics of debating about oceans, and instructions on prepping for the mini debates in practice this week.

The Gods of 2014! In a group of 3-4: Create a god that explains one of the great inexplicable things of our time (how does Google work?) http://www.wikihow.com/Create-Your-Own-God   In a shared Google Doc: 1. Brainstorm and come up with…

“Indian Education”, by Sherman Alexie (http://www.mpsaz.org/rmhs/staff/dmsokol/101/files/sherman_alexie.pdf) “Are You a Christian?”, by Nelson Algren (http://readjack.wordpress.com/2010/02/22/2-are-you-a-christian-chicago-city-on-the-make%E2%80%A6nelson-algren-1951/)   Small Group Questions: 1) Find 3 A-list elements that we discussed across the two texts.  For one of the A devices you find in each text,…

http://www.jefftwp.org/middleschool/CoreTeams/LA/Required_reading/MDMS.pdf

http://sites.middlebury.edu/individualandthesociety/files/2010/09/jackson_lottery.pdf