1.) Read, view, and respectfully contribute to the topic (webmaster approval required)
2.) Post responses in complete sentences, relevant information, and vocabulary
3.) Reflect on your response, read the contributions of others, and respond like your mother will read it.
* Note images link to articles associated with the picture and the prompt. Songs and videos can be stopped and started by pushing the appropriate play/stop button.
What is this cartoon saying? What is your opinion of this news story? Answer in 3 or more sentences.
Trump threatens networks, saying it's 'disgusting the way the press is able to write whatever they want' Summarize the article, identify its main elements and share your ideas in four or more sentences.
We don't need the 2nd Amendment — we need a real debate about guns. Do you agree with this statement? Summarize the article, identify its main elements and share your ideas in four or more sentences
Compare the two advertisements. What is the historical significance of advertisements like these. Describe your thoughts and explain what would you like to see happen next. Why? (Note click the images for more information)
In 3 or more complete sentences. Describe what you see in the image, what you think the imagery means, and contribute a response of why it has significance.
Media and Presentations
Civil Rights by Tony Lawson
First Presidents by Tony Lawson 5/5/2020
Locke High School Social Distancing Motivation Video
by Tony Lawson 4/20/2020
LA Galaxy Racial Townhall (2020)
Greetings, beautiful people!!! My name is Mr. Lawson and I am a veteran educator with over 16 years of experience within the classroom. Twelve years of my service has been at the historic Alain Leroy Locke High School in Los Angeles.
"Why COVID-19 is Hitting us Now"
by Alanna Shaikh - March 2020
"This is America"
by Childish Gambino
I am strong, healthy, and wise because I stand on the shoulders of Giants!