A Place in the Sun: 10th Literature/Composition

October 8, 2008

Antigone and Greek Drama Notes

Filed under: 10B Materials, Antigone and Greek Drama — Tags: , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 4:40 am
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July 6, 2008

Fun and Cool Tool: Mixwit!

Filed under: 10A Materials, 10B Materials, Research Paper Project (1) 2008, Web 2.0 — Tags: , , , , , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 8:46 pm

I know summer school is over, but check this out!

[mixwit_mixtape wid=”3b319c094d01e4771384463dd98a0ae2″ pid=”b014ef80044f43b0bb5872e8231f8730″ un=”K_Glogowski” width=”426″ height=”327″ center=”true”]

Calling all Grizzly patrons!  Are you looking for a cool multimedia tool to show your teachers what you have learned this fall?  Check out Mixwit, a fun “media playground” that allows you to artwork, photos, and music in a format that can be easily shared!  Read about how this teacher,  Konrad Glogowski , used this tool as part of a novel study (hit the play button above to play his mix); you can also visit and see student examples by going to the link beneath this screenshot.

http://www.teachandlearn.ca/blog/

blog of proximal development

You can register your own account for free!  Click on the link below to visit Mixwit and start mixing up your own creative projects today!

 

http://www.mixwit.com/

Mixwit – Create and Share Digital Mixtapes

June 24, 2008

10B: Participial Phrases

Filed under: 10B Materials, Phrases — Tags: , , , , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 4:24 am

June 19, 2008

June 19, 2008: Multigenre Research Project Help

Filed under: 10B Materials, Research Paper Project (1) 2008 — Tags: , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 8:33 pm

Our Goals Today:

  • Correct Works Cited page errors
  • Print your notecards if you did not do so yesterday
  • Complete your multigenre project timeline handout
  • Post your multigenre research reflections mini-essay

Resources for Our Project Today

 Ms. Crumbley is our media specialist the rest of this week.  She is able to assist you if you need help. 

10B Multigenre Research Reflections Mini-Essay (June 18, 2008)

  • Please post your multigenre research paper reflections mini essay here.
  • Please remember:  first name only! 
  • Be sure to spell/grammar check before you post.

Thanks!

Mrs. Hamilton

10A and 10B: Another Multigenre Option…Scrapblog

Here is another Web 2.0 tool that could be a medium for a multigenre learning artifact….Scrapblog.

Check it out at http://scrapblog.com/ . 

June 18, 2008

Day 3 (June 18): Multigenre Research Paper Help/Starting Points

Filed under: 10B Materials, Research Paper Project (1) 2008 — Tags: , , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 8:15 pm

Please refer to your agenda for today to see where you should be. 

  • I will go around and help you print your notecards and Works Cited pages when you have five sources and 15 notecards.
  • Remember we get two free pages; each page after that is 10 cents per page. 
  • Do not print until I tell you to do so.

Resources for Our Project Today

 Ms. Crumbley is our media specialist the rest of this week.  She is able to assist you if you need help. 

June 17, 2008

June 17, 2008: Research Reflections

Filed under: 10B Materials, 10B Research Project 2008 Reflections — Tags: , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 11:12 pm

1.  How many sources have you found and put on your Works Cited list?

2.  How many notecards have you created?

3.  What additional information do you need to search for tomorrow?

4.  Do you feel by tomorrow you will have enough information to start drafting?

5.  What went well for you today during research time?

6.  What has been challenging or frustrating for you?

7.  How are you feeling on a scale of 1-10 about your research right now (1 awful/10 awesome!)?

Please number your responses.

Thank you!  Mrs. Hamilton

June 17, 2008: Day 2, Multigenre Research Project

Filed under: 10B Materials, Research Paper Project (1) 2008 — Tags: , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 9:18 pm

Please refer to your agenda for today to see where you should be. 

  • At 2:00, I will go around and help you print your notecards and Works Cited pages. 
  • Remember we get two free pages; each page after that is 10 cents per page. 
  • Do not print until I tell you to do so.

Resources for Our Project Today

 

June 16, 2008

10B Research Reflections: June 16, 2008

Filed under: 10B Materials, 10B Research Project 2008 Reflections — Tags: , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 11:36 pm

Please answer these questions in complete sentences.  You may number your responses.

1.  What do you think you did well today?

2.  What was challenging for you today?

3.  What did you learn today?

4.  How do you feel about your topic right now?

5 . What do you think you need to do tomorrow during library time?

First name only, please.  Thanks!

Mrs. Hamilton 🙂

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