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    May 14 - May 18

    Field Trip Permission Slips for the end of the year Field Trip to the Savoy 16 and Marketplace Mall are due this Friday for those ordering a school lunch, and Tuesday the 22, for those planning to bring money for the food court. Please remember to pay the $9.00 admission and bus fee.
    Smithsonian: The Age-Old problem of Fake News
    The rise of “fake news”, manipulation and “alternative facts” – BBC Newsnight
    Fake videos and fake news: Is Good AI the solution for Bad AI?
    Stephanie Busari: How fake news does real harm; TED Talks
    Virtual reality, fake news and the future of fact
    Download file "fake news video questions.docx"
    Download file "Leonard Pitts Jr.docx"

    MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
    ELA
    MS. LEWANDOWSKI
    Drawing Conclusions Warm-Up/Last vocabulary maps of the year. Students complete -tract vocabulary warm-ups by the end of class

    ***Any outstanding book reports need to be turned in ASAP
    Drawing Conclusions Warm-Up/View Taming of the Shrew adaptation-contrast modern movie with the original play Drawing Conclusions Warm-Up/Finish Taming of the Shrew adaptation comparison exercise

    ****LAST DAY TO TURN IN LIBRARY BOOKS TO THE UMS LIBRARY
    Drawing Conclusions Warm-Up/Begin reading Shakespeare's Twelfth Night/-Tract Sentence activity-study for -Tract Vocabulary Quiz-last quiz of the year Drawing Conclusions Warm-Up/-Tract Vocabulary Quiz/Finish Twelfth Night play
    PRE-ALGEBRA
    MR. HO
    ALGEBRA
    MR. HO
    SCIENCE
    MS. SPENCER
    https://sites.google.com/a/usd116.org/mrs-spencer-s-science-class/
    SOCIAL STUDIES
    MRS. PECE
    North Korea Problem Assessment
    Cartoon Analysis. This is an open notes test.
    Fake News

    Read article as class and take notes:

    Smithsonian: The Age-Old Problem of Fake News

    See above for article and video links.
    Videos:
    The rise of 'fake news', manipulation and alternative facts

    Fake videos and Fake News: Is Good AI the Solution for Bad AI?

    TED Talk with Stephanie Busari

    Virtual reality, fake news and the future of fact

    Answer questions on the video question worksheet as you view these videos.
    Quick Write: How do you know if something you see online in social media is true or fake?

    Leonard Pitts, Jr. Opinion Piece:
    New tech will let us make the truth whatever we want it to be

    Handout: How to tell if Information is "fake news"
    Finish and turn in any work from this week as needed.

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