Sarah Warren
Pirates, this is our final adventure for the summer! Thanks for sailing with us!      Finding the Black Pearl   So far, you have created goals, learned what it means to be a pirate, and have your crew in place. After navigating the high seas last week, it’s time to find your final treasure: the elusive black pearl. The black pearl is rare, and… (Show more)
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Adventure #9...I can see the treasure chest off on the horizon! We're so close! For completing this assignment, you will earn a Garnet!       Navigating the High Seas “...Because our culture lives by the philosophy that you either win it all or you are a failure, the team was trashed. Don’t buy into this B.S.! (It reminds me of when the… (Show more)
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Adventure #7 For completing this assignment, you will earn a Diamond!     The Master of Hooks   The majority of Part II is dedicated to presentational hooks - how to think of them, and examples that Dave has used in his classroom. There are thirty-two different kinds of hooks in Teach Like a Pirate! If you can take a lesson plan and think… (Show more)
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Welcome to Adventure #8...one week left! For completing this assignment, you will earn an Emerald!   Who is Your Crew? “Having a diverse crew is in your best interest. Don’t be limited by your subject, grade level, school, or even profession. Take counsel from a wide variety of people and seek out multiple perspectives.” -Dave Burgess,… (Show more)
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Adventure #6 For completing this assignment, you will earn a Peridot gem!       How to be Captain Hook “‘Dang it! I wasn’t going to learn today. He tricked me. That man is sneaky!’ I live for that moment." -Dave Burgess, page 82   In the first chapter of Part II, Dave refers to a three circle teaching model. As agricultural educators, we… (Show more)
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Can you believe it is already time for adventure #5? Neither can we. For completing this assignment, you will earn a Turquoise Stone!   The Commitment to Being “On”-Board “I refuse to cheat a student by delivering a subpar performance just because he has me later in the day, or early in the day when I’m not quite awake. Although no mother… (Show more)
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It’s time for Adventure #4 Pirates! For completing this assignment, you will earn your Bronze Doubloon!     Mapping Out Your Destination Ask & Analyze “If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all.” -Michelangelo   Agricultural educators are known for their hands on approach to lessons… (Show more)
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It’s time for Adventure #3 Pirates! For completing this assignment, you will earn your Ruby Jewel!     Your First Three Days   It is finally summer! Typically, fairs, livestock shows, summer conferences, FFA activities, and family vacations fill the ag teacher’s calendar of “summer recharge” time. Oh, and don’t forget, it is also your time… (Show more)
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Good Morning Pirates! Your second adventure is below. For completing this assignment, you will earn your Amethyst Jewel Badge!     Your Passion(s) for Being a Pirate “We are not passionate about everything we teach. It’s OK! Let the freedom wash over you. Now that the secret’s out in the open, let’s talk about it.”… (Show more)
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