Monday, 15 September 2014

Why Graduate?

Today grade 9's began using a discussion strategy called "First Turn / Last Turn".  In groups students discussed various economic reasons for graduating high school.  We are thinking critically and building our understanding about the importance of graduating high school and planning for our future.

See the strategy below:

We used a chart to record our ideas.  Tomorrow students will be responsible for presenting their quote and discussion points to the class.  Time will be given in class to prepare for this informal presentation.  

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