Monthly Archives: November 2013

Suspense DIY (do it yourself)

Hi Class! We have begun exploring the suspense genre of writing. Here is your first activity: Write an amazing opening to a suspenseful story using one of the following story starters: It was a strange night, there seemed to be … Continue reading

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Target Heart Rates

Hi Class! Are you reaching your target heart rate when you choose cardio activities in DPA? Click here to calculate your target heart rate. Start tracking your pulse after DPA cardio work and document your results in your DPA file.

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Is a Moment Enough?

Hi Class! Here’s a video that evokes a reaction whenever I watch it: [youtube][/youtube] What is your reaction to the video? Share something beyond, “I liked/disliked it.” Remember, a great response always includes several reasons.  Here are some guiding questions … Continue reading

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