A Place in the Sun: 10th Literature/Composition

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 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. 

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: 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

June 16: Day 1 Multigenre Research Project Help

Filed under: 10B Materials, Research Paper Project (1) 2008 — Tags: , , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 8:53 pm

 

June 10, 2008

Research Paper Poll: 10B Literature/Composition Students

Filed under: Polls and Surveys, Research Paper Project (1) 2008 — Tags: , , , , — Buffy J. Hamilton @ 12:57 pm

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