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Tuesday 05-19-2020

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Monday 05-18-2020

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Thursday 05-14-2020

Service Learning: Happy Thursday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

British Literature: Happy Thursday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Wednesday 05-13-2020

Service Learning: Happy Wednesday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

British Literature: Happy Wednesday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Tuesday 05-12-2020

Service Learning: Happy Tuesday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

British Literature: Happy Tuesday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Monday 05-11-2020

Service Learning: Happy Monday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

British Literature: Happy Monday! Use this week to finish and submit any missing assignments. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Thursday 05-07-2020

British Literature- The summative for this unit is the website novel project. Specific details for the 6 components are detailed on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. Please email the summative project website link to: davanderpal@ah19.org on or before Friday.

Service Learning: The current pandemic has shown all of us the importance of character and integrity. 1. What is your definition of character? 2. What is your definition of integrity? 3. List 5 positive character attributes that you have? 4. List 5 morals that you adhere to at all times. 5. Explain how "doing what is right" and integrity are similar traits. Please email HW by Friday to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Wednesday 05-06-2020

British Literature- Happy Wednesday! The summative for this unit is the website novel project. Specific details for the 6 components are detailed on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. Please email the summative project website link to: davanderpal@ah19.org on or before Friday.

Service Learning: Happy Wednesday!The current pandemic has shown all of us the importance of character andintegrity. 1. What is your definition of character? 2. What is your definition ofintegrity? 3. List 5 positive character attributes that you have? 4. List 5 morals that you adhere to at all times. 5. Explain how "doing what is right" andintegrity are similar traits. Please email HW by Friday to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Tuesday 05-05-2020

British Literature- The summative for this unit is the website novel project. Specific details for the 6 components are detailed on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. Please email the summative project website link to: davanderpal@ah19.org on or before Friday.

Service Learning: The current pandemic has shown all of us the importance of character and integrity. 1. What is your definition of character? 2. What is your definition of integrity? 3. List 5 positive character attributes that you have? 4. List 5 morals that you adhere to at all times. 5. Explain how "doing what is right" and integrity are similar traits. Please email HW by Friday to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Monday 05-04-2020

British Literature- The summative for this unit is the website novel project. Specific details for the 6 components are detailed on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. Please email the summative project website link to: davanderpal@ah19.org on or before Friday.

Service Learning: The current pandemic has shown all of us the importance of character and integrity. 1. What is your definition of character? 2. What is your definition of integrity? 3. List 5 positive character attributes that you have? 4. List 5 morals that you adhere to at all times. 5. Explain how "doing what is right" and integrity are similar traits. Please email HW by Friday to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Thursday 04-30-2020

British Literature- This week please finish your last 5 dialectical journal entries & your last literary review. Specific details are on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. Due: Fri. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.orgIf you get done early, you may begin your summative project.

Service Learning: Routine is another important aspect of our health. 1. What is a working definition of routine? 2. List and explain 5 ways that routines can benefit you? 3. Create a daily schedule that would be a great routine to follow during the week. Begin with the time you wake up until the time you go to bed (you should have at least 15 times and activities listed. For example: 5:30 am- Wake Up. 6:00am Shower/brush teeth, etc. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Wednesday 04-29-2020

British Literature- This week please finish your last 5 dialectical journal entries & your last literary review. Specific details are on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. If you get done early, you may begin your summative project.

Service Learning: Routine is another important aspect of our health. 1. What is a working definition of routine? 2. List and explain 5 ways that routines can benefit you? 3. Create a daily schedule that would be a great routine to follow during the week. Begin with the time you wake up until the time you go to bed (you should have at least 15 times and activities listed. For example: 5:30 am- Wake Up. 6:00am Shower/brush teeth, etc. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Tuesday 04-28-2020

British Literature- This week please finish your last 5 dialectical journal entries & your last literary review. Specific details are on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance. If you get done early, you may begin your summative project.

Service Learning: Routine is another important aspect of our health. 1. What is a working definition of routine? 2. List and explain 5 ways that routines can benefit you? 3. Create a daily schedule that would be a great routine to follow during the week. Begin with the time you wake up until the time you go to bed (you should have at least 15 times and activities listed. For example: 5:30 am- Wake Up. 6:00am Shower/brush teeth, etc. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Monday 04-27-2020

British Literature- This week please finish your last 5 dialectical journal entries & your last literary review. Specific details are on this link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Please let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

Service Learning: Routine is another important aspect of our health. 1. What is a working definition of routine? 2. List and explain 5 ways that routines can benefit you? 3. Create a daily schedule that would be a great routine to follow during the week. Begin with the time you wake up until the time you go to bed (you should have at least 15 times and activities listed. For example: 5:30 am- Wake Up. 6:00am Shower/brush teeth, etc. Please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org & let me know if you have any questions or need assistance.

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Thursday 04-23-2020

British Literature-Happy Thursday! Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 entries will be due Fri. Link:https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning: Happy Thursday! This week's focus is on empathy. Research suggests that people differ in the extent to which they experience empathy. So how empathetic are you? 1. Take the "Empathy Quiz"https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/quizzes/take_quiz/empathy2. Briefly share 2 things that you learned from your results. 3. What are five ways to become more empathetic? 4. Describe a time that you were empathetic or someone showed you empathy. Due Friday---please email HW to:davanderpal@ah19.org

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Wednesday 04-22-2020

British Literature- 😊Happy Wednesday! You should be 3/4 through your novel. Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 highlighted entries will be due Fri. Please make sure that you turn in your late & missing work. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

Service Learning: 😊Happy Wednesday! 😵😭This week's focus is on empathy. Research suggests that people differ in the extent to which they experience empathy. So how empathetic are you? 1. Take the "Empathy Quiz" https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/quizzes/take_quiz/empathy 2. Briefly share 2 things that you learned from your results. 3. What are five ways to become more empathetic? 4. Describe a time that you were empathetic or someone showed you empathy. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Tuesday 04-21-2020

British Literature- Check point: You should be 3/4 through your novel. Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 highlighted entries will be due Fri. Please make sure that you turn in your late & missing work. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

Service Learning: This week's focus is on empathy. Research suggests that people differ in the extent to which they experience empathy. So how empathetic are you? 1. Take the "Empathy Quiz" https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/quizzes/take_quiz/empathy 2. Briefly share 2 things that you learned from your results. 3. What are five ways to become more empathetic? 4. Describe a time that you were empathetic or someone showed you empathy. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Monday 04-20-2020

British Literature- Check point: You should be 3/4 through your novel. Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 highlighted entries will be due Fri. Please make sure that you turn in your late & missing work. Link:

Service Learning: This week's focus is on empathy. Research suggests that people differ in the extent to which they experience empathy. So how empathetic are you? 1. Take the "Empathy Quiz" https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/quizzes/take_quiz/empathy 2. Briefly share 2 things that you learned from your results. 3. What are five ways to become more empathetic? 4. Describe a time that you were empathetic or someone showed you empathy. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Friday 04-17-2020

British Literature- Your 10 dialectical journal entriesinyour running record craft & reader response chart are due today. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning: Due today: Self-care is so important to all of us. Although, self-care canmean different things to different people. This week's activity is toinvestigate and research the importance of "self-care." 1. What is a working definition of self-care? 2. List and explain 3 ways that self-care can benefit you? 3. Create YOUR list of 10 self-care things that you can do each and every day. 4. Follow your routine this week and report how you felt before & after by the end of the week. Don't forget: As with most things, self-care takes practice too. ---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Thursday 04-16-2020

British Literature- Happy Thursday! Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 entries will be due Fri. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning: Happy Thursday! Self-care is so important to all of us. Although, self-care can mean different things to different people. This week's activity is to investigate and research the importance of "self-care." 1. What is a working definition of self-care? 2. List and explain 3 ways that self-care can benefit you? 3. Create YOUR list of 10 self-care things that you can do each and every day. 4. Follow your routine this week and report how you felt before & after by the end of the week. Don't forget: As with most things, self-care takes practice too. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Wednesday 04-15-2020

British Literature- How are you enjoying your novel? Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 entries will be due Fri. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning: Self-care is so important to all of us. Although, self-care canmean different things to different people. This week's activity is to investigate and research the importance of "self-care." 1. What is a working definition of self-care? 2. List and explain 3 ways that self-care can benefit you? 3. Create YOUR list of 10 self-care things that you can do each and every day. 4. Follow your routine this week and report how you felt before & after by the end of the week. Don't forget: As with most things, self-care takes practice too. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Tuesday 04-14-2020

British Literature-Read, annotate, and record 10 dialectical journal entries in your running record craft & reader response chart. The 10 entries will be due Fri. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning: Self-care is so important to all of us. Although, self-care can mean different things to different people. This week's activity is to investigate and research the importance of "self-care." 1. What is a working definition of self-care? 2. List and explain 3 ways that self-care can benefit you? 3. Create YOUR list of 10 self-care things that you can do each and every day. 4. Follow your routine this week and report how you felt before & after by the end of the week. Don't forget: As with most things, self-care takes practice too. Due Friday---please email HW to: davanderpal@ah19.org

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Thursday 04-09-2020

British Literature- Due TODAY: Write Literary Review #1 & five dialectical journal entries -please send as a running record where you highlight the new entries. BE SURE you refer to the webpage for "SPECIFIC" instructions to complete. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning- Due TODAY: This week's activity is to reflect and then act on the quote, "Charity begins at home." Think of ways that you may help out at home. Please journal or sketch what you did each day. If writing, please be sure to write in complete sentences. Please email your HW todavanderpal@ah19.org Note: if you sketch just take a pic or screenshot and email it). For Service Learning notifications & communication: https://www.remind.com/join/8ge33d4

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Wednesday 04-08-2020

British Literature- Due Tomorrow: Write Literary Review #1 & five dialectical journal entries -please send as a running record where you highlight the new entries. BE SURE you refer to the webpage for "SPECIFIC" instructions to complete. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning- Due Tomorrow: This week's activity is to reflect and then act on the quote, "Charity begins at home." Think of ways that you may help out at home. Please journal or sketch what you did each day. If writing, please be sure to write in complete sentences. Please email your HW todavanderpal@ah19.org Note: if you sketch just take a pic or screenshot and email it). For Service Learning notifications & communication: https://www.remind.com/join/8ge33d4

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Tuesday 04-07-2020

British Literature-Happy Tuesday! Write Literary Review #1 & five dialectical journal entries -please send as a running record where you highlight the new entries. Due 4/9. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning-Happy Tuesday! This week's activity is to reflect and then act on the quote, "Charity begins at home." Think of ways that you may help out at home. Please journal or sketch what you did each day. If writing, please be sure to write in complete sentences. Due 4/9: please email your HW todavanderpal@ah19.org Note: if you sketch just take a pic or screenshot and email it). For Service Learning notifications & communication: https://www.remind.com/join/8ge33d4

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Monday 04-06-2020

British Literature-Write Literary Review #1 & five dialectical journal entries (due 4/9). Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning-

This week's activity is to reflect and then act on the quote, "Charity begins at home." Think of ways that you may help out at home. Please journal or sketch what you did each day. If writing, please be sure to write in complete sentences. (Due 4/9: please email your HW todavanderpal@ah19.org Note: if you sketch just take a pic or screenshot and email it).
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Monday 3-16-2020

Service Learning: Write Intro paragraph- refer to handout given on Friday.

British Literature: Write an opinion essay. See BritLit website/Remind notification for details.


Suggested E-Learning Activities Tuesday - Friday

Service Learning suggested activities:
17th: Write: Body paragraph 1
18th: Write: Body paragraph 2
19th: Write: Body paragraph 3
20th: Write: Concluding paragraph
Please refer to handout given to all SL students on Friday, March 13th.

British Literature suggested activities:
17th: Read, annotate and write one dialectical journal entry -or- one write one literary critique/review
18th: Read, annotate and write one dialectical journal entry -or- one write one literary critique/review
19th: Read, annotate and write one dialectical journal entry -or- one write one literary critique/review
20th: Read, annotate and write one dialectical journal entry -or- one write one literary critique/review
Further details/information may be found on the BritLit website


Monday 3-30-2020

British Literature- Please refer to the BritLit Weebly for specific information about this week's activities for your British novel project.https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning-This week's activity is to brainstorm in writing 5 ways in which you can help your world or your local community (check outNewsela,CNN Student News, or local papers for articles on current events and issues). Pick 1 to research. Summarize the project in a paragraph. Create and take a screenshot and/or submit a poster/flyer/multimedia element to promote your call to action. Write 1 reflection paragraph answering: What did you learn about the topic? What did you learn about yourself? How do you think differently? Please email all work Friday to davanderpal@ah19.org


Tuesday 3-31-2020

British Literature- ZOOM discussion meeting today at 11:30 am. Please refer to the BritLit Weebly https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.comfor discussion prompt and meeting link.

Service Learning-

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This week's activity is to brainstorm in writing 5 ways in which you can help your world or your local community (check out Newsela, CNN Student News, or local papers for articles on current events and issues). Pick 1 to research. Summarize the project in a paragraph. Create and take a screenshot and/or submit a poster/flyer/multimedia element to promote your call to action. Write 1 reflection paragraph answering: What did you learn about the topic? What did you learn about yourself? How do you think differently? Please email all work Friday to davanderpal@ah19.org


Wednesday 4-01-2020

British Literature-Read, annotate, and write five dialectical journal entries. Five entries will be due Fri. You may also get a head start and finish writing your literary reviews. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning-

NEW: Sign up for Service Learning notifications and communication. Link: https://www.remind.com/join/8ge33d4

This week's activity is to brainstorm in writing 5 ways in which you can help your world or your local community (check outNewsela,CNN Student News, or local papers for articles on current events and issues). Pick 1 to research. Summarize the project in a paragraph. Create and take a screenshot and/or submit a poster/flyer/multimedia element to promote your call to action. Write 1 reflection paragraph answering: What did you learn about the topic? What did you learn about yourself? How do you think differently? Please email all work Friday to davanderpal@ah19.org


Thursday 4-02-2020

British Literature-Read, annotate, and write five dialectical journal entries. Five entries will be due Fri. You may also get a head start and finish writing your 2 literary reviews. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com

Service Learning-This week's activity is to brainstorm in writing 5 ways in which you can help your world or your local community (check outNewsela,CNN Student News, or local papers for articles on current events and issues). Pick 1 to research. Summarize the project in a paragraph. Create and take a screenshot and/or submit a poster/flyer/multimedia element to promote your call to action. Write 1 reflection paragraph answering: What did you learn about the topic? What did you learn about yourself? How do you think differently? Please email all work Friday to davanderpal@ah19.org. If you have not done so, please sign up for Service Learning notifications and communication. Link: https://www.remind.com/join/8ge33d4


Friday 4-03-2020

British Literature-Your five dialectical journal entries are due TODAY. Please submit to davanderpal @ah19.org. You may also get a head start and finish writing your 2 literary reviews. Link: https://britlitvanderpal.weebly.com Have a great weekend!

Service Learning- Your weekly project is due TODAY. Please email work todavanderpal@ah19.org.

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