Class Biz Reminders
1. Reading and Discussion on "When Rights Encourage Wrongs: A student chat site triggers a class discussion of free speech issues" Hard copy only available in class
2. Brainstorm topics for the Morality and Politics of Justice project and choose yours!
From the Ted Talk linked below: "When our great grandchildren look back at us, will they be as appalled by some of our practices as we are by our slave-owning, witch-burning, wife-beating, gay-bashing ancestors?"~ Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, Philosopher and Professor
A. Watch the Ted Talk linked below then discuss: What are some current issues that our great grandchildren may look back at and be appalled by? Write them on the white board!
B. Silently read page 2, "Exhibition Project Tasks" of this document: requirements for our project and write down any questions you have about the project (from grading, to content, to timeline, to the exhibition, etc...)
C. Time to select your topic and find an article to which you think you could respond and complete this survey as your ticket out the door: OP-ED PROJECT PROPOSAL SURVEY
D. If you're ahead of the game- Conference with Ashley and then read through the required research form and begin Part 1
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Humanities 11 Teacher at Animas High School