Youth Voices Inquiry Project (YVIP) - Fall 2014

Find the discussion posts and comments by the teachers and students in the YVIP by following the links on their profile pages.

A

Angel

Ashley

C

Chayla

Chris

Christy Kingham

Crystal Ringer

D

Devek Singh

G

Griffina Blake

J

Jada

Jahnai'

K

Kathy Luke

L

Linda Johnson

Lizmey

Lorena

Luisanna

M

Maria

Marilyn

Michael R

P

Paul Allison

R

Ruby

S

Sarah Merchlewitz

Y

Yanilsa



Youth Voices Inquiry Project - Fall 2014

Christy Kingham and Paul Allison, facilitators


Saturday, December 6, 2014 - Youth Voices as a platform for inquiry

10:00 - 10:20 Breakfast, Welcome, Open time, Getting logged into Youth Voices, and Genius, Getting onto NowComment with a Gmail account

10:20 - 10:40  Group Game: Rock, Paper, Scissors

10:40 - 11:00  Freewriting on paper and reading

11:00 - 11:50 First: Annotation of two mentor poems on  Black Lives Matter

on Genuis

11:50 - 11:55 Mission explained, with focus on annotating a Wikipedia article in NowComment

11:55 - 12:45 Second: Write and post a poem for a person listed in Black Lives Matter

12:45 - 12:55 Reading of poems

12:55 - 1:00 What’s next for you?

 


Saturday, November 15, 2014 - Youth Voices as a platform for memoir and poetry

10:00 - 10:20 Breakfast, Welcome, Open time, Getting logged into Youth Voices and Creating an account on Genius.

10:20 - 10:40  Group Game: Namegame with alliterative adjective

10:40 - 11:00  Freewriting on paper and reading

11:00 - 11:50 First Choice: My Name Prose Poem (commenting, reading and annotating on Genius, writing your own prose poem)

11:50 - 11:55 Checking in - introducing new choices

11:55 - 12:45 Second Choice (or continue first choice):  Swampy Cree Naming Poems (commenting, reading and annotating on Genius, writing your own poems)

12:45 - 12:55 Reading poems and stories

12:55 - 1:00 A question you have now about Youth Voices

 


Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Introducing Ourselves and Youth Voices

10:00 - 10:20  Breakfast, Welcome, Open time, Getting Youth Voices accounts

10:20 - 10:40  Group Game: Pair-sharing in concentric circles

10:40 - 11:00  Freewriting on paper and reading

11:00 - 11:50 First: 10 Self/10 World Questions / Commenting on something from your questions or on a Powtoon from Animated Introductions for ELLs

11:50 - 11:55 What did you find on Youth Voices?

11:55 - 12:45 Second:  6 Word Memoir

12:45 - 12:55 Showing and reading 6-word memoirs

12:55 - 1:00 One word to describe experience today