Period 5 Blogroll
11/17-11/27 (#9): Write about gratitude. Respond, in your reflection, to what David Steindl-Rast discusses in his TED talk.
11/08 - 11/15 (# 8): You’ve just reached your one millionth hit on your YouTube video. What is the video about?
11/01 - 11/07(#7): You are required to spend the next year of your life in either the past or the future. What year would you travel to and why?
10/23 - 10/31 (#6):After reading Ray Bradbury's "The Pedestrian," reflect on the story in a blog post. Topics to consider: the strange aspects of the society in which Leonard Mead finds himself. What makes Leonard Mead unique? What does this story show about the idea of "progress"? What does it say about a society where the act of walking is "regressive?" What else do you notice? What parallels can you draw between this society and our own?
10/13-10/20 (#5) Reflections from a Reader. Make this one a reflection on reading. May include discussion of a favorite author, the wonders of a particular genre, a book that you have recently loved, or a book (from recent or distant past) that you think everyone should read.
10/6-10/9 (#4) Discuss the role of conformity in identity Development. Reflect, if you choose, on one or more of the resources (story or video clip) discussed in class.
9/27-9/29 (#3): Blog Post #3: Choose (or create) a thought-provoking question and craft a thought-provoking response. You may choose one question from the "25 Thought Provoking Questions" provided at the link below, or if you have another question in mind, you may write on that. Please make the question the title of your post.
9/19 - 9/22 (#2) How have you learned by imitation? Instead of trying to explain, try telling a series of stories/ anecdotes. Or, one in particular.
9/11 - 9/15 (#1): Select one source from critical media project.Provide title, info and link to source. Give a brief summary of what it entails, including any memorable highlights. Discuss why you find it interesting, and reflect on how it informs our discussion of identity in media