Note Taking Tips
-listen to signal words
-put a question mark in the margins or for anything you dont understand
-Recopy notes within 24 hours.
-use 1 Notebook per class
Factors that affect your ability to listen
- physical and mental state
-environment,light noise, space, warm/cold, crowded
Rewards of a good listener
-develope interpersonal skills
-discover unexpected insights
- need 8 1/2 to 9 hours of sleep each night
-no scary movies
- no eating right before bed
- no exercise right before bed
Five Memerization Technigues
-The methos of Loci
The Hitchhiker (Radio Drama)
-Main Character was a man
-Hitchhiker they picked up was a girl thats going to California too..
-Dies in a car accident on a New york Bridge
The Hitchhiker (Twilight Zone)
-Main Character was a girl
-Hitchhiker they picked up was a male sailer thats going to a ship in san Deigo
-Nan dies because her tire blew out and she got killed in the car
Rules for MLA papers
-Proper MLA heading
-12 pt. font
-Times New Roman
-Header last name and # in the top righthand corner
Key Words Search and Boolean operators
- words that describe the information your looking for( typically 1-2 words)
-Boolean operating system( and or not)
Note Taking Systems
- Cornell Method
President Obama Speach
-President Obama addresses students across the country about education
- he discusses responsibility, goal setting and perseverance
CreenShaw Middle school
Akeelah's School is called...
The City it's located in is...
Akeelah in grade...
Very poor, in need of supplies
Akeelah's school is...
poor, dirty like, unsafe
Akeelah's neigborhood is...
Akeelah's family is..
Akeelah gets picked on by other girls because she is....
represent the school and get the prize money
Mr. Welch wants Akeelah to go to the spelling be to..
if she doesnt she will go to summerschool for skipping her classes
Akeelah agrees to go to the spelling bee because....
Akeelah has a picture of_________ in her room
_____________ asks Akeelah to spell words after she has won the schools spelling bee.
Didnt get along he was stressed
Akeelah and Dr. Larabee__________ when they had a meeting at his house
Kiana (her sister), the baby, Mr. welsh and Dr. Larabee
_______ went with Akeelah to the district spelling bee
a word wrong
At the disrtict bee Akeelah geta a _______ and has one more chance if someone spells a word wrong.
Her sister caught the mother of a speller giving him the answer
Akeelah moves on the the regional spelling bee because....
the friendly speller Akeelah meets is named...
Dedicated, shy, smart
three adjectives that describe akeelah
Dylans coach for the spelling bee is...
dont get along
Akeelah and her mom's relationship is they...
Akeelah's mom is________ supportive of her.
Akeelah asks_______ to coach her.
Akeelah attends______ birthday
Akeelah and dylan play the game....
______ wins the game
tapps her hand
Akeelah________________ when she spells out words
Dr. Larabee says big words come from....
-essays written by famous authors
Dr. Larabee helps akeelah learn new words by having her_______ ,_______ and study______
Akeelahs triks to help her focus while spelling are...
Akeelahs ________ shows up at the regional spelling bee
The National bee is held in....
she knows she wont approve
Akeelah lies to her mom because...
Akeelah wont get disqualified
Javier stalls in the spelling bee so.....
Dylan, Javier and Akeelah
The top three spellers are....
Dr. Larabee makes__________ flashcards for Akeelah
get christmas Presants
Akeelah goes to the mall because....
Akeelahs best friend is named......
she is always hanging with her spelling bee freinds and not her
Georga is upset with Akeelah because
Dr. Larabeee wont coach her and Gerogia wont talk to her
Akeelah wants to give up the spelling bee because...
akeelahs father was______ and killed
theres a lot of people around to help her
the term 50,000 coaches means...
her mom, her brother, Derek T, family
Some people who helped Akeelah study are...
Akeelah uses Dr. Larabees _____________ jump roap.
Akeelah copes with her fathers death by....
- got sick and passed away
Dr. Larabees daughters name is_________ and she________
determined, devoted and motivated
three words that describe akeelah while she is preparing for the bee are....
Georga, Dr. Larabee, Principal, mom, older brother
some people who supported Akeelah at the spelling bee are..
-tense and serious
Dylans father is very______ and their relationship is________
Dylan came 2nd in the national spelling bee_____ years in a row
this person paid for 4 more plane tickets for Akeelahs friends and family.....
- language or origin
Besides pronounciation otherways spellers get an understanding of a word is with the...
they can stay and becasue they want each other to win
Akeelah and Dylan both mispell words in the champion ship round so....
What is Akeelahs National spelling be word...
what is Dylans National Spelling bee word
Both Akeelah and Dylan
The winner of the spelling be is...
they all helped her study her words
Akeelah feels love for her coacher because...
____________to be sincere and true to your self
____________ to be responsible, fair or honest
myths about cheating
-students cheat when they are afraid they wont pass
-once a cheater always a cheater
-to cheat on standardized tests to help your school look good & get to funds it needs
-schools that have academic integrity codes tend to have less cheating
-its not okay to ask another student for the answers to a test your about to take
-its okay to hand in the same essay to two different classes as long as its your own words
peaking at someones paper durring a teas is one_________ way of cheating
not so obvious
faking an illness is one________________ way of cheating
by having integrity people are most likely to________ you
get better grades
the #1 reason students cheat is to....
-lie on your resume
- lie on job applications
- lie on expense
cheating can lead to adult hood, some examples are when you...
-helping is working together
-cheating is splitting up work and giving eachother the answers
the difference with cheating an helping is..
Academic Integrity Honor Code
____________ gives examples of what the schools consider cheating
Academic Honor code represents our schools mission to promote responsible, independent thinkers who respect the value of academis integrity. this is ______ ______'s academic honor code
_________ is theaft of property
__________ a product of your brain
it may not sound the way the student sounds
it may be easy to get caught plagairizing because...
common knowledge is known as_____________
informations learned is knows as________________
1- paraphrase it
2- cite it
a way you can use someones thoughts in you paper is to 1.___________ or 2_________
use quotation marks (" ")
a correcxt way to put direct quotes it so.......
using your own words to represent another persons ideas
its not your own words and you have to give them credit
the reason you have to give the orignal author credit when you paraphrase their work is because...
-adding a source
-changing the wording
- changing the idea
these are all different ways to paraphrase without____________
1- reduce distractions
2- dont skip class
3- dpont sit there in the dark
are hoe you can strenghten your.......
Public service Announcment
any announcment( including networks) for which no charges is made and promotes programs, activities, or services of federal state, or local government. Non-profit organizations, and other announcments reguard serving community in lersts excluding time signals and mire other things, is know as a.......
1- smoky the bear- wild life prevention
2-mina is a terrible thing to waste negro college found.
3- fight cancer- research & patients services,
-these are all PSA's that havebecome a part of...