Product Work LogName: Ashley Olson Date April 19th, 2012Product: TOMS Campus ClubDate/Time: Activity: I worked with my project facilitator Comment/Suggestions: to fill out a club proposal form to present to I really like what we came up withNovember Creekview’s administration for the club’s today! I cannot wait to see what16, 2011 approval. this project has in store for me!2:45pm-3:45pm Commentary: Filling out the form was not a difficult task. However, brainstorming ideas for fundraising took some effort. With my facilitator’s assistance, we decided to raise money through a change drive and a bake sale for sure, as well as a few other ideas.Date/Time: Activity: I worked on creating and hanging Comment/Suggestions: informational posters about the club’s first I could not get the background toJanuary 20, meeting. match the TOMS logo at all. It2012 took forever!12:30pm- Commentary: I was unsure of what to1:30pm include on my flyers, so the thought process was at a lull. Also, the formatting of the flyer was bothersome and I could not seem to perfect it. In the end, the font I chose was nonexistent on Ms. Hamilton’s computer, forcing me to choose another font. I liked the result in the end. Ms. Hamilton even had a poster sized version of the flyer made and we put it up in the library.Date/Time: Activity: I talked to Ms. Hamilton about our Comment/Suggestions:1/ 23/12 plan for the first meeting. I am glad we planned ahead for the3:00pm- meeting versus “winging it.”3:30pm Commentary: Ms. Hamilton and I discussed what kind of treats to bring to the first meeting. I plan to bring popcorn and pretzels while Ms. Hamilton is going to bring soda.Date/Time: Activity: I watched the two DVDs that were Comment/Suggestions:1/23/12 sent to me via TOMS Campus Club The movies were really well done.6:00pm- headquarters. I cannot wait to show the7:00pm Documentary at the first meeting!
Commentary: The DVDs totaled about 50 minutes. One DVD was about the Shoe Giving portion of TOMS. The other was a documentary about the creation of TOMS.Date/Time: Activity: Today was the club’s first meeting! Comment/Suggestions:2/1/12 I will get a better turnout next3:45pm- Commentary: I was a disappointed with the time! I am determined.4:45pm small turnout for the clubs first meeting, but I enjoyed the conversation of the small group. We discussed fundraising opportunities and our personal interests in the TOMS Story. We screened the TOMS documentary and had snacks and enjoyed one another’s company.Date/Time: Activity: I created informational brochures Comment/Suggestions:2/10/12 for students and teachers interested in Those brochures took forever, but2:00pm- learning more about the TOMS Movement. they sure do look good!3:30pm Commentary: I really dislike Microsoft Publisher. For this reason, making and folding these brochures took a relatively long time. In the end, they looked nice and I hope they are beneficial.Date/Time: Activity: I wrote on flyers for One Day Comment/Suggestions:3/14/12 Without Shoes and hung them in the main I should have printed “Creekview3:00pm- hallways. High School” on those flyers! My3:30pm hand started hurting halfway Commentary: After writing “Creekview through the stack! High School” 40+ times, my hand was really sore and I noticed that the quality of the penmanship slowly declined. All in all, I think the flyers were a good idea and I am proud when I see them in the hallways.Date/Time: Activity: Today I taped together a huge back Comment/Suggestions:3/15/12 drop consisting of about 35 pieces of copy Confusing and meticulous, but the2:30pm- paper. All together the back drop is a picture back drop looks great!3:30pm of a man’s feet and reads “One Day without Shoes. April 10, 2012.” Commentary: Although taping the papers together was a meticulous task, I really like the image formed all together. I am really
glad my project facilitator allowed me to print out all of the pictures using her printer.Date/Time: Activity: I cut out laminated facts and Comment/Suggestions:3/20/12 figures related to the TOMS movement and Cutting out lamination is not my3:20pm- One Day Without Shoes specifically. favorite task.3:40pm Commentary: I am thankful for my project facilitator and her willingness to help me in every way she can using her resources as a librarian.Date/Time: Activity: I cut out more facts and hung them Comment/Suggestions:3/21/12 on clothes pins around the library. I also I am much shorter than I thought. hung up a flag sent earlier this year by But I am glad I was wearing my2:50pm- TOMS. TOMS. Less chance of falling in3:35pm those shoes! Commentary: Hanging up the papers was fun although it had a danger element to it, as standing on any object does. The library looks great and I have noticed students and teachers looking at the flyers.Date/Time: Activity: I glued down the die cuts I made Comment/Suggestions:3/23/12 last week onto a piece of light blue butcher I loved watching things come2:00pm- paper. When people pay their dollar to together. I almost hugged those3:00pm participate in One Day Without Shoes poor freshmen boys that signed up festivities, they can sign the poster to be today. hung up on April 10th. Today was also the first day stickers were being sold and toward the end of the day, three students signed up! Commentary: I was so excited when the students signed up. We are going to be helping two great causes on April 10th with the awareness of TOMS and the donation to help local battered women and children.Date/Time: Activity: I spoke to several students about Comment/Suggestions:3/24/12 some ideas I had for One Day Without I am so excited to make t shirts3:00pm- Shoes and I asked them for their feedback. with the students and wear them on3:15pm We have decided it would be fun to spray April 10th for One Day Without paint One Day Without Shoes on plain t- Shoes. shirts via stencils. Commentary:We have decided it would be
fun to spray paint One Day Without Shoes on plain t-shirts via stencils. I really enjoy talking to students and getting the opportunity to hear their thoughts.Date/Time: Activity: Ms. Hamilton and I made Comment/Suggestions:3/28/12 arrangements for One Day without Shoes. Everything is coming together!3:00pm-3:30pm Commentary: I offered to make cupcakes and popcorn and Ms. Hamilton offered to bring chocolates. We agreed that students should provide their own beverages.Date/Time: Activity: I ordered the medical shoe covers Comment/Suggestions:4/1/12 for April 10th. I am happy with my purchase, I12:00pm- just hope they get here in time!12:15pm Commentary: I looked at several websites to compare prices. I settled for Amazon and paid $11.60 for the booties.Date/Time: Activity: I made cupcakes and frost and went Comment/Suggestions:4/9/12 to the store to get supplies. Those cupcakes took forever. And7:00pm- they are ridiculously unattractive.9:00pm Commentary: I made three trips to Kroger to get food coloring. Spending a total of about $15.00. Looking at the finished product, however delicious they may be, I am going to make another batch in the morning.Date/Time: Activity: I made a second batch of cupcakes Comment/Suggestions:4/10/12 and frosting. Much, much better.6:55am-7:55am Commentary: I made cupcakes for the second time. Instead of making the cupcakes the colors of the TOMS logo, I made plain vanilla cupcakes and blue butter cream frosting.Date/Time: Activity: Today was One Day Without Comment/Suggestions:4/10/12 Shoes! The lunch celebrations commenced! I had a lot of fun talking to the8:00am- students and being able to get to8:30am Commentary:I got to the school at 8:00 am their opinions. Although I really12:00pm- to deliver the cupcakes and help to sell hate speaking to intimate groups12:30pm stickers and answer questions. I also hosted consisting of 5-8 people.1:00pm- a lunch party at every lunch and did a
1:30pm presentation about TOMS and my senior2:00pm- project. I spoke to the students about their2:30pm ideas and we watched videos about One Day Without Shoes.