Monthly Archives: February 2012

TrojanTV: Pep Assembly & Athletes (2.17.2012)

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Differentiated Instruction Resources

Here is a list of resources that has been gathered by the Differentiation Committee that you might find helpful as we continue on the journey… Enhancing Learning with Technology – This site focuses on integrating technology, but has some good ideas for … Continue reading

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Trojan Pride ~ Staff Update (2.16.2012)

Click Here to view the latest edition of the Trojan Pride Staff Update.  This is a PDF file and all of the web links are active… which means that if you click on the links it will take you to … Continue reading

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Revised School/District Calendar

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Showing Movies in Class

Showing Movies in Class:  Any movie or video clip that is shown in class must align to the curriculum.  Specifically, make sure that on days preceding a break, we are focused on instruction and the curriculum. Additionally, if you want … Continue reading

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How to Get Into Harvard ~ by Jeremy Lin

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Hamlet Rap Music Video (Starring Katie, Hailey, Carrie, Pat & Mr. Parsons)

This is an awesome project idea.  Summarizing Hamlet in a rap… then filming a music video with subtitles and a little T-Pain auto tuning to pull it all together.  Our students are so cool! And so is Mr. Parsons! Kudos … Continue reading

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Curriculum Maps

I would like to apologize for my lack of clarity on the Curriculum Map activity you have been working on in department meetings this month. Enough people have come to me confused, that I know the problem is with the … Continue reading

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Annotating a Text Lesson

Here is another great video of a teacher teaching how to annotate a text.  The video is a little staged as there are no students… but it is an interesting glimpse into how one teacher teaches students to think, predict … Continue reading

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Literacy Strategy: Marking a Text

This is a great literacy strategy to help students strategically “mark a text” to ensure they are able to pull out the full meaning. This strategy will help students in dealing with the more rigorous reading demands of the Common … Continue reading

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