Archive | January, 2013

CW II, 1/31/13

31 Jan

What we did:

  • Discussion about the field trip on the 14th – permission slips coming soon
  • Review character building suggestions (beware “significant eyes”!)
  • Review half of the pieces from group two

What you need to get:

  •  Be sure to pick up the writing pieces from group three.

What you need to do:

  •  Show Miss Newman the pieces that you revised before you submit them to the owners if you would like credit for finishing.

What is due?:

  • Group Three revisions are due on Thursday.  Group four copies are due on Thursday as well.  Keep working on all the rest of your projects!
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Photo, 1/31/13

31 Jan

What we did:

  •  Introduction to Depth of Field
  • Work time

What you need to get:

  •  Notes on the discussion of Depth of Field

What you need to do:

What is due?:

  • Project Number 3: Due next Tuesday by the end of class!

American Lit, 1/31/13

31 Jan

What we did:

  •  Finished reading Matchmaker and started watching Hello Dolly
  • Our next play is The Miracle Worker
  • Note: If you don’t want to keep your copy of the play, I’ll be happy to add it to my library!

What you need to get:

What you need to do:

  •  Get started on your project!  It’s due on the 12th of February.

What is due?:

  • See above

CWII, 1/29/13

30 Jan

What we did:

  •  Discussion of the pieces Group One submitted
  • Work time

What you need to get:

  •  Be sure you have copies of group two’s pieces for revision

What you need to do:

  • Show Miss Newman the notes you made on the pieces that were reviewed for group one.

What is due?:

  • Group two revisions are due on Thursday the 31st, Group Three projects are due for copies on Thursday.

Photography, 1/29/13

30 Jan

What we did:

  • Work Time!
  • Turned in Project #2

What you need to get:

  • Work done.  Your next pictures are due on February 5th.

What you need to do:

  •  Please show Miss Newman the 75 pictures you took for this project and email her the three finals that you edited.  Please label your emails with the subject heading discussed in class.  (Photography – your name – the project you’re being graded on.)

What is due?:

  • Photo assignment #3 is due on February 5th

American Lit, 1/29/13

30 Jan

What we did:

  • Musical: Singin’ in the Rain
  • Read Act III of Matchmaker and started Act IV

What you need to get:

  •  Check out a copy of the play to read if you were absent so you can get caught up

What you need to do:

  •  First project deadline is coming up!

What is due?:

  • Project 1 (on either Doll’s House or Matchmaker) is due on February 12th, which is sooner than you think!

CWII, 1/22/13

22 Jan

What we did:

  •  Writing Challenge: Use the following words in a story, short essay, or poem: admit, tasteful, kettle, comb and delicate.  Your short story/essay must have a beginning, middle and end.  You have a half an hour to complete the assignment.  This assignment can count toward your 100 pages if you would like it to.
  • Stories were shared at random using the “flying finger of fate”.
  • Work time

What you need to do:

  •  Continue work on your 100 page assignment.  You should have approximately 25 of those pages finished by the end of the month if you want to be turned in on time.
  • Complete the above assignment if you would like it to count for your 100 pages.

What is due?:

  • Group Two: Copies are due to the group by this next Thursday.  If you would like me to print them for you, I need them turned in by tomorrow. 
  • Everyone: Need to make comments on the writing of group one by Tuesday the 29th.
  • Continue work on your long term projects (100 pages, Credo, Author assignment, and your portfolio pieces.)