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How to do assignments

  1. 1. How to Do Assignments<br />click me<br />
  2. 2. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Journal<br />Characters Glossary<br />Events Wiki<br />Reader Poll<br />
  3. 3. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Pretty easy, if you got the abc’s down in kindergarten. Then again, you’re not reading “Green Eggs and Ham.”<br />
  4. 4. Five Steps<br />Read<br />While these may be ‘short’ novels, you won’t be able to finish it in the car on the way to school, or, in your case, five minutes before chat starts.<br />
  5. 5. Five Steps<br />Read<br />We’ll take two weeks on most novels.*<br />My recommendation: read at least one hour every day, Monday-Saturday--take a break on Sunday; its good for you.<br />*For the first novel, The Overcoat, you only get one week to read it.<br />
  6. 6. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Read<br />Check out these links. <br />or Listen<br />
  7. 7. Five Steps<br />Read<br />When finished with the reading<br />click on this link and follow the instructions.<br />
  8. 8. The link takes you here.<br />Click this button.<br />
  9. 9. Then that takes you here.<br />Tell me how much you read. Be honest.<br />
  10. 10. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Characters Glossary<br />Events Wiki<br />Reader Poll<br />Journal<br />
  11. 11. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Characters Glossary<br />Events Wiki<br />Reader Poll<br />Journal<br />
  12. 12. Five Steps<br />Journal<br />- Go to the course page <br />and read the document <br />“Steps to a Journal Entry”<br />
  13. 13. Five Steps<br />Journal<br /><ul><li>Do the journals as you read or after if you prefer.
  14. 14. Plan on writing at least 7 journal entries.</li></li></ul><li>Five Steps<br />Journal<br />When finished with the reading and journaling <br />click on this link and follow the instructions.<br />
  15. 15. Five Steps<br />Journal<br />When finished with the reading and journaling <br />click on this link and follow the instructions.<br />
  16. 16. Five Steps<br />Journal<br />The pages look like this:<br />
  17. 17. Press this button.<br />
  18. 18. Here’s the next page.<br />Write or paste one of your journal entries here*<br />Then click one of these circles, telling how many entries you did total<br />* I’d choose a really good one—one that you’d take to school for show and tell. : )<br />
  19. 19. Five Steps<br />Read<br /> Journal<br />Events Wiki<br />Reader Poll<br />Characters Glossary<br />
  20. 20. Five Steps<br />Characters Glossary<br />We’re going to keep tabs of the characters in each story by doing a little exercise.<br />
  21. 21. Character Example: Gandalf<br />Here’s what we want to remember about him<br />character's appearance (head to toe)<br />relationship to other main characters<br />good or bad qualities<br />what he or she desires<br />So, let’s give it a try…<br />
  22. 22. Example: Gandalf<br />Old wizard, wears long rough cloak, tall pointed hat, silver beard, carries staff<br />Friend to all good creatures, enemy of Sauron and all his minions<br />Wise, powerful, encouraging; short temper, sometimes late<br />Desires to help preserve Middle Earth<br />
  23. 23. Five Steps<br />Now that you know how to briefly describe a character, let’s look at the <br />Characters Glossary<br />on the course page…<br />
  24. 24. Click “Characters Agents”<br />
  25. 25. Always read the instructions.<br />Or, as Davy Crockett once said, “Always be sure you are right, then go ahead.”<br />Instructions<br />Then click here<br />
  26. 26. Name of Character<br />Description<br />Stuff<br />Press Save!<br />
  27. 27. Completed entry…almost<br />Finish your entry with a comment, telling what you liked about the character. <br />
  28. 28. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Journal<br />Characters Glossary<br />Reader Poll<br />Events Wiki<br />
  29. 29. Five Steps<br />To keep track of the main events in each novel we are going to create a “Wiki”. *<br />Events Wiki<br />*Wiki is a Hawaiian word that means ‘fast’. And trust me, we’ve chosen just the right word for this assignment.<br />
  30. 30. First, click the link.<br />
  31. 31. Then, read instructions.<br />
  32. 32. Summarize (briefly) an important event.<br />Save it.<br />
  33. 33. Now your event is up. Can you say “wiki” (i.e. fast)!<br />
  34. 34. What if all the big events are taken? Or what if I disagree about someone’s take on an event?<br />Make your opinion known by clicking here.<br />
  35. 35. Post your take on the event underneath the first.<br />
  36. 36. Five Steps<br />Read<br />Journal<br />Characters Glossary<br />Events Wiki<br />Reader Poll<br />
  37. 37. Five Steps<br />Last step!<br />Reader Poll<br />
  38. 38. Click the ‘Reader Poll’ link.<br />
  39. 39. Tell us what you thought. Again, be honest. Don’t worry, it won’t hurt your grade (or improve it).<br />
  40. 40. Five Steps<br />Done!<br />Read<br />Journal<br />Characters Glossary<br />Events Wiki<br />Reader Poll<br />
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