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The Mayans: What Achievement Should we Remember Them By? DAY 2

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The Mayans: What Achievement Should we Remember Them By?
MAYAN ACHIEVEMENTS
Today's Learning Objective:
Remembering
PART 1: What do
you
want to be remembered for in 100 years?
STRONG VOICE!
A note before you get started...
These evidence texts
are more advanced than last time.

Like real historians, the answers might not be right in front of you.
You have to read between the lines to find what you are looking for
:)
INTERESTING
FACT
“ The ability to
verbally communicate
with persons inside and outside the organization' has consistently ranked in the top 4 skills employers most desire in job candidates"
- Dave Stewart Jr.
All you need is:

-last night's Mayan HW

-something to write with
HELLO SCHOLARS!
REMEMBERING
PART 2: In your opinion, what is the most important thing people should remember about Medieval Asia (China and/or Japan)?
REMEMBERING
How do you think we should
determine
how people
remember things
that no longer exist?

*By its strengths?
*By its weaknesses?
*By something else?
"We should remember things based on......because...."
Now, as historians, it is
your
turn to determine how we should remember the Mayan Civilization...
QUIZ TIME!
*complete sentences
*be specific
SWBAT explain why
Mayan trade routes
and the
Mayan calendar
are worth remembering the Mayans by, as evidenced by

*three pieces of evidence for each achievement in their graphic organizer,
*using specific details from the text
Do Now - Wednesday, April 19, 2017
On Friday,
everyone

will stand up and share
at least once
.

You will be scored based on:

1. Your STRONG voice
2. Making eye contact (at least once) with the audience
3. Your use of evidence
4. EXTRA CREDIT: Counter-claims!
5. Yes, everyone will participate!
6. YES, this is graded!!
-->POP UP DEBATE<--
Do Now -
Thursday, April 20, 2017
1. Rate each of these statements on a scale of 1 (weak) to 10 (strong)
2. Explain your ratings.
*I can speak with a loud, confident voice.
*I can make eye contact with my audience
*I can use evidence to support my opinion
*I can make a counter-claim against someone else's evidence.
Which achievement should we "remember" the Mayans by?
Tomorrow's Agenda
1. 5 Minutes Practice time
2. POP UP DEBATE!
-Everyone shares at LEAST once
-Students score each other
3. Turn in Pink Packets
Today's Agenda
1. Collect evidence about the Mayan Calendar/write counter-claims
2. Collect evidence about Mayan cities/write counter-claims
3. Write your paragaph!
WRITING WORKSHOP!
Please take out:
-Your graded paragraph
-Something to write with
:)
MUIR TIME :)
AGENDA
1. Show off poster progress

2. Discuss "coins for campers"

3. Productive HW time
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