Starter: Last minute college essay biz'ness: 20 minutes!
Last Airbender Ninja!!!!!
Transition to Senior Theses!
Based on what you read last night, how prepared do you think you are as a writer to tackle your senior thesis? What areas are you confident in? Where will you need to grow as a writer this semester to find success in the spring with your thesis?
If you need help check out my basic Writing Rubric for ideas of skills you’ll be assessed on this semester in your writing or think about what you struggled with while writing your college essay..
Senior Thesis Examples
Get into a group of 3-4 students. Have the thesis you read yesterday pulled up in front of you. Discuss the following:
TRANSITION TO JUSTICE PROJECT IF TIME!!!
60 Minutes: “Born Good? Babies Unlock the Origins of Morality”
Summary: Are We Born good? Babies help unlock the origins of morality. Can infants tell right from wrong? And if so, how would you know? Come to Yale's baby lab. Lesley Stahl reports.
Discuss: What does the research in that 60 minutes video suggest about the formation of morality in humans? Specifically, these values:
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