Nov. 3rd-4th

posted Nov 3, 2014, 7:21 AM by Mike Costello   [ updated Apr 9, 2015, 1:02 PM ]
IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED YOUR SECOND TYPING TEST, YOU NEED TO TODAY!!!

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Read the article on Brittany Maynard
1. Why did she move to Oregon?
2. What is one argument for her decision?
3. What is one argument against her decision?
4. What is your opinion on her decision (be respectful)? Do you agree/disagree and why?

Cornell Notes
Use the template
    -File->Make a Copy

Mastering Creator Language


Journal #3
1. Copy and Paste the Victim Language statements from below
and translate them into Creator Language...
    -The two keys to Creator Language are taking ownership of a         problem and taking positive actions to solve it.
        -Ownership and a Plan
        -See Page 51-52 in book for examples
2. Is your habit to speak as a Victim or Creator? Do you find yourself more inclined to blame yourself, blame others, or seek solutions?

 Victim Language
 Creator Language
 If they'd do something about the parking on campus, I wouldn't be late so often.
 
 I'm failing my online class because the site is impossible to navigate.
 
 I'm too shy to ask questions in class even when I'm confused.
 
 She's a lousy instructor. That's why I failed the first test.
 
 I hate group projects because people are lazy and I always end up doing most of the work.
 
 I wish I could write better, but I just can't.
 
 My friend got me so angry that I can't even study for the exam.
 
 I'll try to do my best this semester.
 
 The financial aid form is too complicated to fill out.
 
 I work nights so I didn't have time to do the assignment.
 



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