Open the entire wheel in a new window (click on the icon on the bottom right corner of the image. Spin the wheel to receive an assigned 2-sentence horror story. Write it on the back of your “What is the Horror Genre?” concept map. Explain what make is scary to someone.
We’ll be taking lots of notes as we read and conduct research during the year. You’ll also be taking notes in your other classes too. Here is a video (created by another teacher) that shows how he take notes using the Cornell Notes method while reading his social studies textbook – you can do the same thing with any type of text, a teacher’s lecture, a class discussion, while watching a video, or while researching websites on the internet. Most teachers at Nolan have been trained and use this note-taking method in their classes: