• Sample Week in the AVID elective class
     
    Sample  
     
    AVID curriculum includes:
    WICOR (writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization, reading) activities 
    Strategies for success
    College and careers
    Writing curriculum
    Oral language/public speaking
    Note-taking 
    Test preparation
    Research
    Philosophical chairs/Socratic seminars  
     
    AVID tutorials include:
    Collaborative study groups
    Problem solving
    Note-taking
    Higher-level thinking questions
    WICOR strategies
    Reflection and evaluation
     
    Motivational activities include:
    Guest speakers
    Field trips
    Visits to colleges and universities  
    Career fairs
    College fairs 
    Team building and leadership activities
    Enrichment opportunities
    Community involvement and service 
    Other motivational activities that support AVID goals 
    Gustavus visit