Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Vision Boarding

We are Vision Boarding for the New Year. If you don't know what that is here are a few videos to get you acclimated. But it is basically a positive visualization tool to help you to see your goals and make them happen.




The #iwriteincolor campaign for Young Writers

If you aren't in the writing club, that doesn't mean that you can't join us while we sprint into the new year with 31 days of writing prompts. If you don't know what writing in color means, watch the video.


Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Senior Research Paper...Start Here!

Step 1- Think About an Issue that Appeals to You

Look at these sites to see what topics interest you:

ACLU
Amnesty International
NAACP
Opposing Viewpoints


Step 2 - Narrow Your Topic and Create a Question

Take a look at these tips in narrowing your topic down. You'll need to start with a good question.

Step 3 - Research Your Topic

  • Create keywords associated with the topic
  • Resolve to find:
    1. 2 books - try Google Books or the School Catalog
    2. 3 articles - Use GALILEO
    3. 3 websites