Rockwood Library – Summer 2019

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  • #11501
    Nicholas Knight
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: where have all the bees gone?
    Date of Class: Jul 31, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: SarahAsIAmHandyside
    DJ: NickSillyProf
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Busy bees
    How Many Learners: 5
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc):

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 6
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 6
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 5
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 7
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 7

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): The learners did a great job of helping one another.

    #11522
    Nicholas Knight
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: What’s in the Neighborhood?
    Date of Class: Aug 05, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: JeanInquisitiveAdvocate
    DJ: NickSillyProf
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Around the neighborhood
    How Many Learners: 5
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc):

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 6
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 4
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 5
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 5
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 4
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 6

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Had some new learners in class and everyone helped one another with finding things ‘in the neighborhood’ on the map.

    #11523
    Nicholas Knight
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Walking around the neighborhood
    Date of Class: Aug 05, 2019
    Time of Class: 6:00 PM
    MC: SofiaCompassionateLeader
    DJ: NickSillyProf
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Around the neighborhood
    How Many Learners: 6
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc):

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 6
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 7
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 7
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 7

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Great class about directions and finding things in the neighborhood. Used a map of the local Gresham area and encouraged learners to work together!

    #11526
    Ramin Tokhi
    Keymaster

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: “Put something on the map”
    Date of Class: Aug 06, 2019
    Time of Class: 6:00 PM
    MC: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    DJ: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Happy Holidays
    How Many Learners: 10
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): Ok

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 5
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 5
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 6
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 5
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 4

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): 3 new learners, lots of laughter and useful lesson/material for learners.

    #11528
    Ramin Tokhi
    Keymaster

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Squirrels in the city
    Date of Class: Aug 07, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: JeanInquisitiveAdvocate
    DJ: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner: Sarah Coffer
    Module: Animals adapt
    How Many Learners: 10
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): Need loyalty cards

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 5
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 8
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 7
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 6

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): It was the first largest class taught by the MC. The class was very engaged and connected!

    #11547
    Jean Gargan
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Street Fairs
    Date of Class: Aug 12, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    DJ: JeanInquisitiveAdvocate
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: In the Neighborhood
    How Many Learners: 11
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): We are out of loyalty cards. Ramin will bring more on 8/13

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 6
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 7
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 5
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 6

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Dictation, reviewing of flyer for target words, round robin about fair attendance. Very engaged and energetic for a big group; combo of different learning levels

    #11553
    Ramin Tokhi
    Keymaster

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: The Annual Festival of Nations
    Date of Class: Aug 13, 2019
    Time of Class: 6:00 PM
    MC: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    DJ: MC Entered attendance, no DJ
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Happy Holidays
    How Many Learners: 11
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): ok

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 6
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 6
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 6
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 4

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): dictated some sentences about my experience at the festival of nations two years ago, and promoted the festival of nations for this year.

    #11554
    Ramin Tokhi
    Keymaster

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: There’s an elephant in the room
    Date of Class: Aug 14, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    DJ: MC Entered attendance, no DJ
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner: Judy and Laura
    Module: Animals Adapt
    How Many Learners: 14
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): ok

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 7
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 7
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 7
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 7
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 5

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Good connection and engagement, brought some pictures of different animals to do the “this is an apple” activity and the learners had a blast with that activity.

    #11563

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Street Fair!
    Date of Class: Aug 12, 2019
    Time of Class: 6:00 PM
    MC: PatrikKilpatrickEvolutionary
    DJ: MC Entered attendance, no DJ
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: In the Neighborhood
    How Many Learners: 9
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): culled the old loyalty cards, and cut the others to size, left a few blanks, but need more.

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 6
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 6
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 6
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 4

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): nice size group for a Monday night in August. We were in the small room, and one newish person who was quite low oral proficiency, and was confused quite a bit along the way, but it was great that David, the library manager, could explain a little bit in Mandarin. Two learners coming back after a long time away. A video that had me speaking about the Festival of Nations!

    #11568
    Sarah Coffer
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Today’s Lesson is called Exploring Portland
    Date of Class: Aug 19, 2019
    Time of Class: 6:00 PM
    MC: ThitichayaThaiGood
    DJ: Not Listed (Please See Notes)
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: In the Neighborhood
    How Many Learners: 7
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): Need more loyalty cards, Made new cards for students that still need to be stapled, head’s up

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 5
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 6
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 5
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 5

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): May had a lot of good materials, movie listing from the Mercury, schedule from Free Movies in the Park. Did 3 very good Round Robin dialogues, and Listen and Points with the materials. Learners were engaged, excited to find their own words and share info about preferred movies, activities etc.

    #11572
    Daniel Yuhas
    Participant

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    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Let’s learn about salmon
    Date of Class: Aug 19, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: AidanDynamicTeacher

    DJ: DanielGoofyProfessor
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Salmon
    How Many Learners: 9
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): a o k

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 6
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 6
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 7
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 6

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): We learned all about salmon! Coho salmon, chinook salmon… lots of boisterous students, lots of laughing, some jumping like a fish. Aidan did a great job!

    #11573
    Ramin Tokhi
    Keymaster

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: What have you done this summer
    Date of Class: Aug 20, 2019
    Time of Class: 6:00 PM
    MC: MaliaGloriousNBAInsider
    DJ: RaminPolyglotMaestro
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Happy Holidays
    How Many Learners: 8
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): we need loyalty cards

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 4
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 5
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 3
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 5
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 5

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Malia brought real world objects related to spending time at the beach and students had fun practicing the language around that!

    #11575
    Jean Gargan
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Animals are amazing!
    Date of Class: Aug 21, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: AmandaAdventurousTraveler
    DJ: JeanInquisitiveAdvocate
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Animals Adapt
    How Many Learners: 8
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): Rockwood is out of loyalty cards.

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 7
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 6
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 7
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 6
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 6

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Using a handout with common zoo animals, learners took dictation and repeated words, phrases, and simple sentences describing unique animal qualities, e.g. “Rabbits use their long ears to hear predators”. Everyone participated and especially enjoyed the group activity of mimicking animal behaviors, e.g. hopping when the word “kangaroo” was said. Kudos to Amanda!

    #11588
    Malia Cagampang
    Participant

    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: Next Monday is Labor Day
    Date of Class: Aug 26, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: JeanInquisitiveAdvocate
    DJ: MaliaGloriousNBAInsider
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner:
    Module: Festivals/events
    How Many Learners: 12
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc): No loyalty cards for 2 first time learners

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 4
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 5
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 6
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 5
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 6

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): Jean and I were a little confused on how to create the learner identifier code for two new students who each had multiple last names (#11 and #12 on my attendance sheet). There were no loyalty cards but we made a note on a sheet of paper for the code we decided to use and left it in the box.

    #11594
    Amanda Greenvoss
    Participant

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    Site: Rockwood Library
    Lesson Title: The cutest animal ever
    Date of Class: Aug 28, 2019
    Time of Class: 2:00 PM
    MC: AmandaAdventurousTraveler
    DJ: MC Entered attendance, no DJ
    Assistants/Shadowers/Auditioner: Jan, Judy
    Module: Animals Adapt
    How Many Learners: 10
    Materials Status (loyalty cards, alphabet sheets, etc):

    Self Evaluation

    Preparation: Forgot to Show Up (1) vs. Every Hair In Place (10) = 7
    Technique: Completely Incompetent (1) vs. Flawless Delivery (10) = 4
    Engagement: Snoring Loudly (1) vs. Absolutely Riveted (10) = 5
    Connection: Open Hostility (1) vs. Kumbayah (10) = 5
    Poise: Charlie Brown (1) vs. Prince (10) = 3
    Reflection: “It was ok.” (1) vs. Life-changing Epiphany (10) = 7

    What happened (as short or as long as you like, but be specific): It was Laura’s dress rehearsal, and she did a great job. We also had Jan, who is a brand new shadow. It was a fun class learning about pikas. We did sentence dictation about pikas, which we paired with images of pikas, talus slopes, etc and sounds of pikas short and long calls (which are adorable). We then watched a video about pikas and did some dictation from the video.

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