AVID 10th Announcements

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January 22nd, 2018 Directions for Today.

posted by Matt Harmless   [ updated ]

Continue working on your SAT Vocab Slides

Click Here to find the list for week 21. 

SAT Prep

Begin working on your SAT Prep for Math. 
  1. Click Here
  2. Sign in (using Google) 
  3. Scroll down to the Math Practice. (You should have already taken your diagnostic quizzes.) 
  4. If you need help finding where you are supposed to be, raise your hand and ask Mr. Harmless. 
  5. Choose a SAT Question that you are struggling with for your Tutorial Tomorrow. (Please.)

January 17th, 2018

posted Jan 17, 2018, 11:09 AM by Matt Harmless

Instructions for Today: 

Get with your partner and add week 20 of the SAT Vocab to your powerpoint. 
(Also, fix the first week's if you did not do it correctly.)

Go ahead and prepare your AVID Tutorial for Tomorrow. 
Get a tutorial Form from Mr. Harmless.
Fill it out completely. 

Write yourself a reminder to bring your Binder with you on Friday. 
We will be checking Binders (together) on Friday. 
You will receive a grade on Friday for bringing your Binder and participating.

Friday, January 12th, 2018 ~Instructions for Today.

posted Jan 12, 2018, 10:35 AM by Matt Harmless   [ updated Jan 12, 2018, 11:03 AM ]

Please read these directions before you ask any questions.

  1. If you want to borrow some headphones, they are in the white box on the middle table. 
  2. Watch this video on College Admissions. (1:54)
  3. Watch this video on the College Experience. (2:35)
  4. Don't forget to sign in to Khan Academy so that it records what you've actually watched. 
  5. Watch this Student Story on College and Confidence. (1:20)
  6. Watch this Student Story on College and Opportunities. (1:10)
  7. Did you remember to sign in to Khan Academy? 
  8. Watch this Student Story on College and Diversity. (0:45)
  9.  Watch this Student Story on College and New Friends. (0:48)
  10. Read this article on College Costs. (4:00)
  11. Do a quick-write on the article. (5:00)
With 8 minutes and 32 seconds of videos and the 9 minutes for the quick write, you could be done in 17 minutes and 32 seconds. 

January 11th, 2018 ~ instructions for today

posted Jan 11, 2018, 11:08 AM by Matt Harmless

Use the following websites to research potential scholarships. 
Get a paper from Mr. Harmless and attempt to compile information for (at least) one scholarship.

Additional copies of the scholarship search form:  click here

January 10th, 2018 ~ Directions for Today

posted Jan 10, 2018, 9:34 AM by Matt Harmless   [ updated Jan 10, 2018, 9:49 AM ]

Goal, Plan, Action (GPA) Goal Setting

Steps for Today:
  1. Get a copy of the Goal, Plan, Action (GPA) paper from Mr. Harmless. 
  2. Complete the GPA.  (Try to fill it out completely.)
  3. Have one friend read your GPA and sign it on the bottom of the second page. 
  4. Have a second friend read your GPA and sign it on the bottom of the second page.
  5. Give your GPA to Mr. Harmless (or Mr. Schultz).
Extra Credit:
  1. Log in to Skyward.
  2. Look up your grades.
  3. Fill out this form.

January 9th, 2018 ~ Directions for Today

posted Jan 9, 2018, 11:02 AM by Matt Harmless

Go to the 
Second Semester Vocab page 
for Directions.

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

posted Jan 3, 2018, 6:31 AM by Matt Harmless

Welcome back to school!

Monday, November 27th, 2017 ~ Vocab for Today

posted Nov 27, 2017, 10:08 AM by Matthew Harmless

Here are the remainder of the vocab words that you need to type into a powerpoint (or Google Slides) presentation. 

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

posted Nov 8, 2017, 10:52 AM by Matt Harmless

The Secret Powers of Time

Friday, November 3rd, 2017 ~ Instructions for Today!

posted Nov 3, 2017, 6:50 AM by Matt Harmless   [ updated Nov 3, 2017, 9:31 AM ]

Two things you need to do today: 

(One person from your group needs to fill this out.)

#2 - SAT Prep on Khan Academy
If you haven't done the quizzes, take the quizzes!
If you haven't signed in to College Board... Do it!
If you have done those things, Set up a practice schedule on Khan Academy.

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