Sunday, October 15, 2017

Newsworthiness, Novel Study, Photo Techniques and Egypt's Old Kingdom (Oct. 16-20)

Journalism 120
On Monday, the students will have the class to work on the new assignment, "What is NewsWorthy?" which is due next Monday, October 23.  The students will then continue or start new job assignments on Tuesday. The students are reminded to make sure they have completed last week's assignment "Writing the News Story" and have it posted to their blogs. Student blogs and most of the course assignments can be viewed here and many of the job assignments are posted on The Blackville Talon

English 123
The students will continue their study of The Americans Are Coming completing chapters 11, 12, 13 and 14. The students will complete chapter questions and other activities.

BBT 10
Most of the students should be finished their first unit for the course, the Digital Citizenship Unit. Students who have started, or will start, the second unit, Communication and Multimedia, will first look at some basic photography techniques and then complete some photo editing exercises. Student blogs and the assignments can be viewed here.

History 10
The class will begin their study of Ancient Egypt this week. They will start off with some introductory activities and look at the pre-dynastic period and then the Old Kingdom and Middle Kingdom periods. If time permits they will also start their study on the New Kingdom period this week.