Review, & Country Profiles

Review, & Country Profiles Monday 10/16/2017 – OPENING: 10 minutes Today’s warm up is going to be, at best, a closing activity. With a short day and a strange week ahead, there are a couple things I need to be sure to cover, so today’s 20...

Comparing Continents

Comparing Continents Thursday 10/12/2017 – OPENING: 10 minutes Today’s installment of ‘Thinking about our thinking’ (our Habits of Mind reflection) is going to be in the form of a written reflection. We’ll be responding to the prompt...

The Global Family

The Global Family Wednesday 10/11/2017 – OPENING: 10 minutes Time for a little practice identifying Big Ideas. We’ll make it quick, watching a short video and then going lightning-round-style around the room to hear your ideas about the big ideas you...

100 People

Tuesday 10/10/2017 – OPENING: 15 minutes Today’s warmup has us looking at source credibility. I’ll be dishing out a link via Basecamp and you’ll work in your table groups to figure out whether the source is credible (believable) and, most...

Intro to Globalizaiton

Monday 10/09/2017 – OPENING: 15 minutes A quick game of 20 questions to get things moving. And to continue to work on asking better questions, of course. LESSON – 40 minutes QUIZ: As we begin to dig into globalization, let’s start by taking a Global...

CBL: Engage, part 4

Thursday 10/05/2017 – OPENING: 15 minutes Time to practice those empowering Habits of Mind once again. Not all of them, of course, just 1 for today. And the good news is, it’s the same as last week. Thinking about your thinking Each table will have  a...