Monday, February 19, 2018

Marshall McLuhan, Photo Composition, Digital Rights and The Stone Age (Feb. 20-23)

Media Studies 120
The students are reminded to complete the media literacy concepts assignment as well as the peer assessments. Most of the week will be spent studying and discussing Marshall McLuhan and his famous phrase "the medium is the message." Links to the student blogs and most of the assignments can be viewed at the course blog.

Digital Production 120
This week the students will be studying photography composition techniques. The students will look at four different techniques and then complete an assignment where they will have to find examples of the techniques and also create their own examples. Links to the student blogs and most of the assignments can be viewed at the course blog.

BBT 10
The students will continue working on the Digital Citizenship Unit. The students will explore topics such as Digital Rights, Digital Etiquette, Digital Wellness and Digital Business. Links to the student blogs and most of the assignments can be viewed here.

History 10
This week the students will finish their unit on pre-history. In small teams the students will complete a poster project on the Stone Age and then complete a review in preparation for the unit test. The test is scheduled for the end of this week (Thursday or Friday).