ACC ADVISORY PERIOD
4/29/21 - Basic Home Maintenance
VIDEO: Basic Home Maintenance
4/27/21 - Basic Car Maintenance
VIDEO: Basic Car Maintenance
4/23/21 - Prom Court Live Presentation
4/19/21 & 4/21/21 - Junior Acheivement (JA) Inspire
VIDEO: Developing A Career Plan video (5:22)
Futurescape (11 Questions)
Additional Resource: Ferguson's Career Guidance Center
VIDEO: JA Inspire Virtual Tour
Students, virtually attend the online career event by visiting: https://jachicago.vfairs.com/. Please complete the embedded student survey. Your opinion matters as it helps JA build a platform that suits students’ needs.
Student Login Information = STOH Email
Event Reflection and Discussion: (Pg. 9 Student Activity Book)
REMINDER: Please email your “Backpack” items to a personal email address as you cannot receive email on your school account from outside sources.
REMINDER: JA Inspire will be available until July 13, 2021. Please consider JA Inspire to be a resource tool that is available to you (and your family) as you plan for the future. You are encouraged to make unlimited return visits through the July deadline.
Earth Day 2021
4/13/21 - Disability Awareness 2
4/9/21 - Hoaxes & Fakes
VIDEO: Pig Rescues Baby Goat
OPTIONAL VIDEO: Nathan For You - Petting Zoo Hero Part 2
4/7/21 - Disability Awareness I
VIDEO: Anti-Ableism - FUHSD
3/30/21 - Being Part of Athletics
3/15/21 - Class v. Class Kindness Competition 3.15 - 3.19
3/11/21 - Taxes Revisited
VIDEO: Understanding Your Paycheck
3/8/21 - What are Taxes For?
3/3/21 - Your Life - One Pic, Two Sentences
3/1/21 - Empathy
VIDEO: "Under the Surface" - Empathy Film
Presentation: Empathy: Under the Surface
2/25/21 - Black History Month: Tuskegee Airmen
VIDEO: Tuskegee Airmen Documentary
2/23/21 - Black History Month: Jesse Owens
2/19/21 - Black History Month: Buffalo Soldiers
2/17/21 - Black History Month: Thurgood Marshall
2/9/21 - Black History Month: Fannie Lou Hamer
2/1/21 - Black History Month: 1968 Olympic Protest
1/20/21 - Scheduling and Career Explorers
VIDEO: Class of 2022 Scheduling
Indiana Career Explorer - Create Your Account & Explore!
1/15/21 - Friday Five
Today your goal is to come up with 5 habits to keep in 2021. Respond with your list to the question “ are five habits or lessons learned from 2020 that you will carry into 2021?
Also, if you are on Twitter, you're encouraged to check the Twitter hashtag: #HHSFridayFive
1/13/21 - Digital Vision Board
After compiling images, quotes, and text, for your DVB, create your own 2021 Digital Vision Board using Canva, or a similar App of your choosing. Be sure to download the completed image of your DVB once it is finalized. Then set the image as your lock screen on your school iPad or personal device so that you are frequently reminded of the goals you would like to accomplish in 2021.
1/11/21 - Factory Reset for Semester 2
ASSIGNMENT: SMART Goal Template
12/18/20 - Advisory Scattergories! + Winter Break Survival Kit
12/16/20 - Advisory Trivia Challenge - Battle to Grand Champion!!!
ACC In-Advisory Quiz https://quizizz.com/admin/quiz/5c1a6716b54589001ac...
Round One: https://quizizz.com/admin/quiz/5f1589d8c9d1a4001b3... Set-up and play between 9:18a - 9:45a
Round Two: https://quizizz.com/admin/quiz/5ec6955c832217001b1... Set-up and play between 9:46 - 10:15a
Round Three: https://quizizz.com/admin/quiz/5c1a6716b54589001ac... Set-up and play between 10:15a - 10:45a
12/14/20 - First Responders Holiday Thank You
Slides Presentation: First Responders Holiday Thank You
12/10/20 - Hour of Code
Today you are going to learn about a new “superpower” that isn’t being taught in 90% of US schools, but it IS being taught here at Highland.
Choose ONE of the links below for which activity looks most interesting to you. Each one is designed as a self-led tutorial, so once you click the link, be sure to look for the “Instructions” on the screen.
Description of the links below:
1) FLAPPY BIRD: Use drag-and-drop programming to make your own Flappy Bird game, and customize it to look different (Flappy Shark, Flappy Santa, whatever). Add the game to your phone in one click.
2) DANCE PARTY: Code a Dance Party to share with your friends. Featuring Katy Perry, Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X, Panic! At The Disco, Jonas Brothers, and many more!
4) MINECRAFT: Minecraft is back for the Hour of Code with a brand new activity! Journey through Minecraft with code.
Post the links below separately as attachments to the assignment.
12/8/20 - 4 Skills and 4 Steps to Career Success
QUESTIONS TO CONSIDER WHILE WATCHING THE FILM
What academic skills are important to success? What are some things that you do now??
What life skills do you feel you currently possess? Which life skills would you like to improve at??
What employability skills do you have now? Has high school helped you refine these skills?? Do your teachers, counselors or parents talk about these things with you??
What technical skills do you enjoy doing? Have you looked into the career center or other certification programs to help facilitate a career in these fields?? Watching youtube or playing video games is not a technical skill that always translates to career success :)
AFTER THE FILM LET'S DISCUSS THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS
Do you reflect on what current skills you have and how they translate to your preferred future career?
How much do you research future careers? Do you have any family members or friends that you can ask about that can provide more insight??
Do you know what degree or certifications are necessary to achieve your career goals? Have you discussed these things with your guidance counselor??
What type of steps are you going to take make sure you know what is necessary to develop a 10 year plan for your future career?
11/19/20 - Ways to Improve Mind, Body, Spirit
Check the Main Office Google Classroom for: "Last Call for Portraits"
11/17/20 - Virtual Learning Expectations / Mini-Conference
11/13/20 - Friday Five: Grateful Gift Giving
Today your goal is to come up with 5 grateful gift giving ideas. Respond with your list to the question, “If you could gift any five people each one thing to show appreciation, what would you give to whom and why?”
Check others and share your own on Twitter #HHSFridayFive.
11/9/20 & 11/11/20 - Holiday Cards for Our Military Challenge
11/5/20 - Teacher's Choice
30-Day Gratitude Challenge (Optional)
10/30/20 - Friday Five
Twitter hashtag #HHSFRidayFive
10/28/20 - Worry Jar
10/22/20 - Academic Troubleshooting
10/20/20 - School Safety Lesson
10/13/20 and 10/16/20 - Justice vs Injustice
10/7/20 - PSAT and FAFSA Information
10/5/20 - Monday Mental Health / Practice Positive Self-Talk
VIDEO: SNL skit “Daily Affirmation with Stuart Smalley: Michael Jordan” (6:36 minutes)
Optional Resource: End Advisory Positive Self-Talk theme with Kid President “Pep Talk” Video: (3:28)
9/29/20 and 10/1/20 - Ice Breakers
Lost on a Deserted Island
Two Truths and a Lie
Unique and Shared
Memorable Catchy Names