Preparing for the SAT – Spring 2015

SAT

Upcoming SAT Dates for the 2015 Spring Semester (Click here to register):

  • March 15
  • May 2
  • June 6

For much more information: College Board SAT Home

Free resources available on the College Board website:

Vocabulary resources:

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Khan Academy for Math:

Also check out the Sparknotes SAT Test Prep.

Happy Test Prep!

Teens and Tech: The Effects of Social Media

mind plugged inDiscussion Questions:

  1. How has the Internet and Social Media changed us as humans?
  2. How are we different in real life vs. online?
  3. Has the Internet and social media been a positive of negative influence on humanity?

Write a persuasive essay, with a clear argument and support. You must use outside evidence, either from in-class articles or research on the internet.

Online Resources:

Videos:

How has YOUR life been affected by the Internet and Social Media? Join in the discussion below.

Student Assignment instructions:

  • Write your full first name and last initial (ex: John Doe = John D.)
  • Write at least a three-sentence response to one of the questions above.
  • Or, you may respond to one of the other students who has already commented before you, still at least three sentences.
  • Keep your comments appropriate and academic. No text-speak (this is still a class discussion, just in a “virtual classroom”).

School of Rock Guitar Club

guitarInterested in playing music?  Join the “School of Rock” Guitar Club for a chance to learn how to play guitar and jam out with fellow musicians.  We will learn together, perform, and record.  All skill levels welcomed, from beginner to virtuoso.

  • When: Thursdays, 3:00-4:30pm
  • Where: Miguel Contreras LC, Room 4012

Click for more information on ALC Leadership Development.

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