Your key TPOL documents are below.
ALL the information you need for TPOLs in in these two documents!
Look below for key deadlines and information.
Document 1: TPOL Overview- See this document for overview, rubric, schedule, and seminar group leader assignments.
Document 2: TPOL Preparation- Make a copy of this document, share with your seminar group leader, and put all prep work on here.
TPOL Deadlines and Dates
Email to Seminar Group Leader (Due: Monday, 5/18 by 9:00 am)
You can find your Seminar Group Leader in the scheduling document linked above. Write and send email to your group leader that includes the following:
TPOL Seminar Text: The 6 Declines of Modern Youth (Kurt Hanh, 1886-1974)
Yes, this is all. It’s REALLY short! You can thank us later.
Want more detail on these, and a bit of a challenge? Check out this short expansion on Hanh’s ideas here, in this excerpt from a speech he gave in 1965: Address on the Founding Day Ceremony of the Athenian School.
TPOL Annotations (Due: Tuesday, May 19 by 9:00 am)
Please put all annotations on your TPOL Prep Document. You need to do at least FIVE annotations for this text.
TPOL Coaching Activity (DUE: Tuesday, May 19 by 9:00 am)
Please see the TPOL Prep Document for details on this assignment. This is meant to ensure that you have a solid understanding of the text, and have thought through some of the main themes of the TPOL.
TPOL Practice Seminar and Tech Troubleshoot (Due: Wednesday, May 20)
Expect this to be a short (15-30 minute) meeting. In this check in, you will meet with your seminar group leader, shake out any technical difficulties, and have a final overview of the TPOL expectations. This is a REQUIRED meeting!
Group A- Lori Fisher (11:00-11:30)
Group B- Dave Farkas (11:00-11:30)
Group C- Tina Hott (12:30-1:00)
Group D- Lori Fisher (11:30-12:00)
Group E- Dave Farkas (11:30-12:00)
Group F- Susy Raleigh (12:30-1:00)
TPOL Seminar Prewrite (Friday, May 22, 9:00 am)
This must be typed, and between 500-750 words total. Please put this on your TPOL Prep Document.
TPOLS (Tuesday 5/26, Wednesday 5/27, and Thursday 5/28)
Please see the Document 1: TPOL Overview for your seminar time and date!
Lori Fisher, Humanities Teacher