Roaring 20s

Assignment: In partners or individually (no trios) choose two primary articles posted above and post a paragraph that explains the significance of the article. Then complete the following assignment: Create your own articles that strives to be a present day version of the two articles…

In class Essay Exam

Compare and Contrast the historical environment during the period between WWI and WWII and the Present. You should narrow your focus to examine specific historical events both then and now. Your essay should aspire to do two things: Highlight comparisons and contrasts of your events…

Globalization vs Natioanlism

Define the following terms: Globalization: Nationalism: Tribalism: America First https://www.vox.com/world/2017/10/2/16396612/las-vegas-mass-shooting-terrorism-islam https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-extremists-program-exclusiv/exclusive-trump-to-focus-counter-extremism-program-solely-on-islam-sources-idUSKBN15G5VO https://www.statista.com/statistics/476456/mass-shootings-in-the-us-by-shooter-s-race/ http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11-627-m/11-627-m2017028-eng.htm https://www.vox.com/first-person/2018/2/6/16976176/carrier-president-trump-layoffs In class Essay cheat sheet

Debate: Ethos, Pathos, Logos

By the end of class today complete a post that demonstrates your how you intend to persuade using all three techniques described above.

Current Events Assignment #1: O Canada

Flux of Women’s Movements http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/anthem-bill-passes-senate-1.4513317 Women’s March Me Too Movement https://metoomvmt.org/

Some tips on making your presentations interesting…

https://blog.prezi.com/8-ways-to-make-your-presentation-more-interactive/ https://www.forbes.com/forbes/welcome/?toURL=https://www.forbes.com/sites/work-in-progress/2014/01/28/five-easy-tricks-to-make-your-presentation-interactive/&refURL=https://www.google.ca/&referrer=https://www.google.ca/ This Ted Talk explains how to encompass story into your presentations: