Set Up Starters (10 min)
Every student creates a Google Doc labeled with “Full Name Humanities Starters,” and shares it with me. Make sure to give me permission to comment!
Starter 1 (20 min)
Syllabus: Go to Lori’s DP, and find the Syllabus page. Read closely! Then explore the rest of Lori’s DP. Bookmark it!
Pair/share, try to answer each other’s questions. Then come back as a whole class, I will answer any remaining questions.
Class Values (40 min)
Collaborative activity to determine our shared class values. We will build on this more tomorrow!
The Habits of Highly Cynical People (30 min)
Read and annotate this article—it will be the basis for a Socratic seminar that is connected to our critical thinking goals for the course this year. Make sure to mark:
Finish reading and annotating “The Habits of Highly Cynical People”. DUE: Start of class, Tuesday
Lesson plans posted daily. Come here to see what you missed, find instructions, etc.