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Wednesday, January 18

  1. page Character Study edited Character Study Project Use the resources below to help find information about a living person you…
    Character Study Project
    Use the resources below to help find information about a living person you have chosen for the commemorative stamp.
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    Mrs. Vilkas's Web Page - Assignment and Handouts
    Assignment and Handouts Link
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    Library Databases
    Library Databases
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    Websites
    Oprah.com
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    Powerpoint Factbook
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    the period) 1/24 10 pointsWorks
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    system letter 1/31 50 points
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Tuesday, September 27

  1. page Media Project - Freshman Seminar edited ... 1. Complete the Media Review Pre-Planning Sheet. 2. Once you have established your opinion, f…
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    1. Complete the Media Review Pre-Planning Sheet.
    2. Once you have established your opinion, find 3 outside professional reviews to support or refute your opinion. See resources below.
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    products (no iPodiPhone reviews on
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    3. Print your sources (including the citation information!) because you'll need to highlight on them.
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    General Media
    DATABASES Use password!
    General OneFile
    ProQuest(Multiple databases/DirectPlus/NYDirectPkg) {http://pnw.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/image/shim.gif}
    MAS Ultra™ -- School Edition {http://pnw.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/image/shim.gif}
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Monday, September 26

  1. page Media Project - Freshman Seminar edited ... 2. Once you have established your opinion, find 3 outside professional reviews to support or r…
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    2. Once you have established your opinion, find 3 outside professional reviews to support or refute your opinion. See resources below.
    *Be careful and selective when choosing reviews. They must be from an established and reliable source, not some random person who's offering up his/her opinion. Also, stay away from companies trying to promote their own products (no iPod reviews on the Apple site).
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    Print your
    4. Write a Works Cited page using NoodleTools Works Cited Generator and open it with Google Docs when finished.
    5. Highlight the articles in two colors. Use one color for any positive statements and another for any negative comments.
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    Entertainment Tonight online
    Common Sense Media
    Metacritic TV Review
    metacritic.com
    sfgate.com
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  2. page Media Project - Freshman Seminar edited Media Project For this project, you will select a new book, TV show, movie, video game, techno…

    Media Project
    For this project, you will select a new book, TV show, movie, video game, technology, etc. You should read, watch, play or use it to see how you feel about it. If you liked it, why? What criticisms, if any, did you have?
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    Pre-Planning Sheet.
    2. Once you have established your opinion, find 3 outside professional reviews to support or refute your opinion. See resources below.
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    3. Print
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    Write a works citedWorks Cited page using
    5. Highlight the articles in two colors. Use one color for any positive statements and another for any negative comments.
    6. Annotate the edited Works Cited Page you saved on Google Docs:
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    Due Dates, Grading and Point Distribution
    (30% of your first quarter grade - late assignments: 10% off per day)
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    points due 9/289/30 (odd) 9/2910/5 (even)
    Typed
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    points due 10/210/6 (odd) 10/510/7 (even)
    3
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    points due 10/610/17 (odd) 10/710/18 (even)
    Final
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    points due 10/1510/25 (odd) 10/1610/26 (even)
    Reflection Due 10/27 (odd) 10/28 (Even)

    4. Write a works cited page.
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Wednesday, September 16

  1. page Media Project - Freshman Seminar edited Media Project {madmen_standard.jpg} What popular tv show has Ms. Sandler joined? For For t…

    Media Project
    {madmen_standard.jpg} What popular tv show has Ms. Sandler joined?
    For
    For this project,
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    game, technology, etc.1.etc. You should
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    use it soto see how
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    you have?
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    1. Complete the Media Review Pre-Planning Sheet.
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    Once you
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    your opinion. See resources below.
    *Be careful
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    the Apple site).Print outsite). {806540-best-time-ever_350x467.png} 3. Print your sources
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    citation information!)
    3. Write a 2 paragraph review including 2 -3 things you like about the media and including any criticism.
    Include 1 quotation from each article
    because you'll need to support your opinion.
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    highlight on them.
    4. Write
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    works cited page.page using NoodleTools Works Cited Generator and open it with Google Docs when finished.
    5. Highlight the articles in two colors. Use one color for any positive statements and another for any negative comments.
    6. Annotate the edited Works Cited Page you saved on Google Docs:
    Cite your source
    Summarize the author's opinion in your own words
    Cite the strongest highlighted sentence
    Agree or disagree with the author's opinion and provide support

    Search Here!
    General Media
    DATABASES Use password!
    General OneFile
    ProQuest

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    MAS Ultra™ -- School Edition {http://pnw.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/image/shim.gif}
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    MSNBC
    Time
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    IGN
    GameSpot
    Games Magazinepcgamer
    Books
    Kirkus Book reviews
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    Due Dates, Grading and Point Distribution
    (30% of your first quarter grade - late assignments: 10% off per day)
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    points due 10/89/28 (odd) 10/99/29 (even)
    Typed
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    points due 10/1510/2 (odd) 10/1610/5 (even)
    3
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    points due 10/2110/6 (odd) 10/2210/7 (even)
    Final
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    points due 10/2710/15 (odd) 10/2810/16 (even)

    4. Write a works cited page.

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Friday, October 3

  1. page Media Project - Freshman Seminar edited ... IGN GameSpot Doug Elfman The self-described "Game Dork" We The Geeks Games and t…
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    IGN
    GameSpot
    Doug Elfman The self-described "Game Dork"
    We The Geeks Games and tech products

    Games Magazine
    Books
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Thursday, October 2

  1. page Media Project - Freshman Seminar edited ... Due Dates, Grading and Point Distribution (30% of your first quarter grade - late assignments…
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    Due Dates, Grading and Point Distribution
    (30% of your first quarter grade - late assignments: 10% off per day)
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    points due 10/1810/8 (odd) 10/1710/9 (even)
    Typed
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    points due 10/2110/15 (odd) 10/2010/16 (even)
    3
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    points due 10/2410/21 (odd) 10/23 (even)
    Dynamic graphics imported due 10/28 (odd) 10/25
    10/22 (even)
    Final
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    Cited Page with Dynamic graphics imported 40 points due 10/2810/27 (odd) 10/2510/28 (even)

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Friday, September 19

  1. page Halloween Project edited Historical Costume Halloween Project Resources: OPAC Use the OPAC (from school or home) to find…
    Historical Costume Halloween Project
    Resources:
    OPAC Use the OPAC (from school or home) to find books about your topic.
    Use the following DATABASES to find great, reliable information:
    Ebooks:
    ebooks
    Biographies:
    DATABASES!!! Passwords are all nstigers
    Student Resources in Context
    FactCite
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    and Medieval ErABC-CLIO:Er
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    World History Modern EraWorldEra
    World
    Book
    Ebooks:
    ebooks

    Cite Your Sources!
    NoodleTools Bibliography Citation Generator
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