Yiu Hung Li

Li in Purple

English Instructor

DTech Instructor

Foothill Dragon Press Journalism Adviser

Room: I-107 

Preferred method of communication: VUSD Email: yiuhung.li@venturausd.org

Tel: 805-289-0023, ext. 2607


Greetings studentsmy hope is that our journey together will be laden with intellectual self-discoveries. Undoubtedly we will be amused and will laugh; at other times we will contemplate, reflect, and write. As we start our year together, consider this axiom: 

Trust is earned, respect is given, and kindness is demonstrated; betrayal of any one is to lose all three. 

Moreover, ponder these quotes:

“The mind is everything; what you think you become”  – Siddartha Guatama Buddha, founder of Buddhism

“Lift the stone, and you will find me; cleave the wood, and I am there” – Jesus (G. Thom. saying 77)

“What’s in there?” “Only what you take with you”  – Luke & Yoda, Empire Strikes Back, author: George Lucas

“We know what we are, but know not what we may be”  Ophelia, Hamlet 4.5.43-44, author: William Shakespeare


Courses I teach and links to each class portal: 

English 9 Honors Wiki Page

9 Honors Daily Agenda 2018-19  Google Classroom | Ventura Eats

Mr. Li’s 9 Honors Student Portals – Google Site

English 10 World Literature College Prep Wiki Page

 10 World Lit Daily Agenda 2018-19  | Google Classroom

Utopia and Terror 10 World History/Literature Home Page

Journalism: Foothill Dragon Press Wiki Page

http://foothilldragonpress.org/

Journalism Daily Agenda 2018-19

Applying to the FDP? > Dragon Press Writing Application 2017-18

Applying to the FDP? > Dragon Press Multimedia Application 2017-18

UNIQUE SPORTS at Foothill Survey Link

DTech Inc. Entrepreneurship and Design Capstone 

http://www.dtechinc.org/

DTech Capstone Daily Agenda 2018-19

Parents and students, from the various links above, you will find:

  • Class Overview and Syllabus
  • Class Quarterly Overview
  • Wikispaces link
  • Google Sites Student Portals
  • Google Classroom link
  • Daily Agenda & Assignments Google Doc link; in this document:
    • CCSS standards aligned lessons
    • a brief overview of the lesson for that day
    • assignment due dates: when, where, what, and how
    • assignment documents (printable): Google Docs & PDFs
    • Google Slide Presentations
    • video links
    • Website links
  • LiTips: LiTips – Screencast Video Tutorials

Labyrinth in ArubaSchedule:


How to contact me: my preferred method of communication is by email: yiuhung.li@venturausd.org


By invitation only, if you are requesting a Letter of Recommendation, here is the link to my Letter of Recommendation Google Form

  • Instructions are on the Google Form itself.
  • If you need anything signed and sealed, or if you need me to mail anything, please provide me with a STAMPED and TYPED ADDRESS envelope.
  • Please do not complete this Letter of Rec form without approval from me: just because you filled it out doesn’t mean I will write you a Letter of Rec.

Additional Information:


Common Core State Standards and digital technology at Foothill Technology High School

Parents: Based on best practices aligned with Common Core State Standards, your students will be utilizing various digital platforms to access, interact, produce, collaborate, edit, and publish digital products, i.e. assignments, videos, blogs, etc.

Students: As 21st century students, as well as being digital natives, it will be your responsibility to pay attention to where, how, and which platforms your assignments will need to be turned in.


 

World of 7 Billion: 9th Grade Honors Humanitarian Video Project: Mr. Li’s World of 7 Billion Project Page

Ventura Eats: Foothill Technology High School 9th Grade Project


VUSD: January 25, 2016 In-service session: Employing Mobile Tech During Socratic Seminars

 

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