Specific information for College Transition students will be posted here.

Culturally Relevant

College Transition Course Requirements

Educators Links Under Review

Major Assignments and Projects:

https://www.ready.gov/

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-much-damage-could-north-koreas-new-nuke-do-15640757/

https://nuclearsecrecy.com/nukemap/

http://www.londontraffic.org/radcalc/

Frank Guide Help HERE

 

 

br  cr  e

 

Supplementary Materials:

Coll Writ Skills with Readings

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0073384089/information_center_view0/table_of_contents.html 

FLASH FICTION

 

Public Speaking

Weighing Evidence  and HERE

http://voicesofdemocracy.umd.edu/

http://apcentral.collegeboard.com/apc/members/repository/ap06_englang_roskelly_50098.pdf

http://www.nelson.usf.edu/modules/EvaluatingSources/EvaluatingSources_print.html

http://speakupforsuccess.com/4222/one-speech-is-enough/

 

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX455062425d750c6c7c7d55&t=Public-Speaking

 

http://wps.ablongman.com/ab_public_speaking_2/24/6223/1593249.cw/index.html

 

http://www.neok12.com/Public-Speaking.htm

 

Interview/ Profile/ speech of introduction

http://www.infobarrel.com/The_Top_Rookie_Public_Speaking_Mistakes

http://www.speakschmeak.com/2011/06/are-you-making-these-rookie-mistakes.html

http://marketing.about.com/od/publicrelation1/a/How-to-Write-and-Deliver-Powerful-Speeches.htm

http://www.insiderreports.com/storypage.asp?StoryID=20029469

http://www.microsoft.com/business/en-us/resources/management/leadership-training/6-dos-and-donts-of-public-speaking.aspx?fbid=7u8M9rtBnCa

http://www.ehow.com/list_6027496_top-public-speaking-nonverbal-behavior.html

The art of oratory:

http://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/5-unusual-ways-to-become-a-better-speaker.html

 

http://artofmanliness.com/2008/07/17/resurrecting-the-lost-art-of-oratory/

http://www.wikihow.com/Be-a-Better-Orator

CICERO

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_Oratore#Book_II

 

http://www.biogeek.org/futures/futures-themes.html#technology

 

 

       
http://video.pbs.org/video/1431086592

http://pbskids.org/dontbuyit/teachersguide.html

 

Computer lab

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1t_drodmOs3CIoyNvfVd-tGcKRbjVi8R1DA3iN-g8ukI/edit#gid=96202416    

 

Research Information:

Parenthetical Citation

Citation Machine

---CAUTION READ ALL BEFORE SAVING---    Research Notes Guide  Word Document for printing is here (you may save this and copy and paste right to it! Be sure to go to file and "save as" then change the name so that you don't erase your research each time! ---CAUTION READ ALL BEFORE SAVING---

 

 

 

Writing Strategies:

Strategic Instruction Model, or SIM

Common Errors in English
Grammar and Writing Online Assistance
Strategic Instruction Model, or SIM
OWL

 

 

Spelling and Vocabulary:

 

Roots

Complete a Vocabulary Map  (sample here)

http://www.vocabulary.com/  great tool!

 

The Tempest

http://www.folger.edu/template.cfm?cid=2776

http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/007845476x/student_view0/literature_library_study_guides.html

Topics for inclusion:

http://www.npr.org/series/136275928/money-counts-young-adults-and-financial-literacy

http://mindshift.kqed.org/2011/10/a-case-for-using-social-media-with-learning/

 

 

 

http://www.betterendings.org/homeschool/Words/Root%20Words.htm 

http://writingfix.com/Literature_Prompts.htm

LOTF

http://www.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/score/lord/lordtg.html

http://www.melazerte.com/library/lotf/lordsg1.html

http://www.vocabulary.com/lists/24171

 

More writing help HERE

Perdue MLA Site

Julius Ceaser Review

Literary Terms Review

Supplementary Online Texts Bartleby

To access Spelling and Vocabulary Level E

Study assistance and self tests online for Level E

http://www.vocabtest.com/sitemap.htm

http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/vocabulary/levels_a2h.cfm?sp=student

http://www.vocabulary.com/VUctprideandP.html

http://www.simonsays.com/assets/series/860/CG4_860.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

Humanities Block Research Project

 

 

 

 

 

 

http://giphy.com/search/take-a-seat
http://giphy.com/search/take-a-seat

 

 

https://www.google.com/#q=alternative+assignments+for+religious+objections
https://www.google.com/#q=alternative+assignments+for+religious+objections

 

http://academia.stackexchange.com/
http://academia.stackexchange.com/

 

http://academia.stackexchange.com/questions/17815/what-to-do-if-assignment-is-against-students-religion
http://academia.stackexchange.com/questions/17815/what-to-do-if-assignment-is-against-students-religion