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Class #3 - October 7, 2018

posted Sep 9, 2018, 4:23 PM by Parshu Ananth   [ updated Oct 8, 2018, 6:02 PM ]
10:00-10.05  Attendance
10:05-11:00  Debate  ( Western/American Culture has a Positive Influence)
11:00-11:20  Vedic Mathematics 
11:20-11:40  Gita Shloka Chanting 
11:40 -12:30 Discourse/concepts on Gita

Action Items

Answer to the question asked in last class
What are the real problems of the world?

Debate Format:
5 min each: Present your case (Team #1 then Team #2) Check your email for team members
3 min in all: Both teams ask questions (Crossfire)
2 min each: Rebuttal
1 min each: Final Statements

Grading Rubric
Attached below

We will have two teams debate. They will be scored using attached classroom debate rubric.
Everyone else prepares and researches on the topic.
We will randomly choose 6 kids to give a speech. They will be scored on the basis of attached individual speech rubric. They can speak in favor or against according to their preparation.

Recap of Class
Debate went well.  Great job done by the 6 students who spoke.
Shlokas chanting: B.G. 2.14, 2.71, 8.16, 2.51

Story of the King and the Fool.

Criteria for real problems:
1. Common to all
2. No one wants it 
3. No one can avoid it

Real problems of life: Birth, Old age, Disease and Death

Balvihar Teachers Y1,
Sep 30, 2018, 8:23 PM
Balvihar Teachers Y1,
Sep 30, 2018, 8:23 PM