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“Brainology” Discussion Questions

  After reading Carol S. Dweck’s “Brainology: Transforming Students’ Motivation to Learn,” define the following vocabulary words in context, taking time to identify the part of speech: Deficiency Confidence Recognition Chronically Intelligence Plummet Vulnerable Perseverance Stereotype Implication Collaboration   Explain … Continue reading

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Stress: Portrait of a Killer — Discussion Questions

  After watching the National Geographic documentary, Stress: Portrait of a Killer, answer the following questions.     How long was the study of the baboon population? Explain some possible outcome of applying the baboon scenario to human society. What … Continue reading

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Kadi PDF and Discussion Questions: “Writing as Resistance, Writing as Love”

  Here’s a copy of “Writing as Resistance, Writing as Love”: WritingAsResistance After reading Kadi’s essay, “Writing as Resistance, Writing as Love,” define the following vocabulary words. Use a dictionary; label the part of speech: Resistance Oppression Repercussions Theoretical Privilege … Continue reading

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Audre Lorde Discussion Questions

  After reading Lorde’s “The Transformation of Silence into Language and Action” define and identify the part of speech for the following vocabulary words: Perspective Scrutinize Tyranny Malignant Benign Racism Principle Explain what Lorde means by “tyrannies of silence” (41). … Continue reading

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