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Schedule Monday-Wednesday-Friday

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Day

Topic

Reading

Assignments

DUE

1

1/19

MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

1/21

  • Intros
  • Review Syllabus
Chapter 1

  • Assignment 1 – Writing Sample
  • 700 words (+/- 10), double spaced, printed

1/23

History of the Internet

 Chapter 1
  • Set up WordPress.com Account
  • Complete Personal Website
  • Add Link to Class website
Chapter 1

  • Assignment 1 – Writing Sample

2

1/26

Discuss Chapter 1 – “On Writing Well”
  • Chapter 1
    • Assignment 2 – Writing Workshop – Peer Editing

1/28

LAB DAY Chapter 1

  • Assignment 2 – Writing Workshop – Peer Editing

1/30

LAB DAY Chapter 2
  • Complete Website

3

2/2

Chapter 2 – “Comparing Digital Media and Analog Media”

 

  • Chapter 2
    • Assignment – Format your Writing Sample

2/4

HTML & CSSLAB

2/6

LAB DAY Chapter 3
  • Chapter 2 – Assignment – Revise and Format Chapter 1 Writing Sample
  • Create a New Post named “TITLE,” Revised, Copy and Paste your sample; Make revisions
  • Format it.

4

2/9

  • Discuss Chapter 3
  • “Screen Writing: Online Style and Technique”

2/11

Chapter 3

2/13

  • Chapter 3 (cont’d) – “Screen Writing: Online Style and Technique”
 Chapter 4

5

2/16

2/18

2/20

  • Chapter 4
  • “Headlines and Hypertext”

 

6

2/23

LAB DAY  Chapter 5  Chapter 3

  • Assignment 1 – Website Analysis and Recommendations

2/25

Discuss Chapter 5

  • “Designing Places and Spaces”
Chapter 5

2/27

LAB DAY Chapter 4

7

3/2

Copyright

3/4

LAB DAY

3/6

LAB Chapter 5

  • Assignment 1 & 2 – Audience and Content
    (Article Outline and Treatment)

8

3/9

SPRING BREAK

3/11

3/13

9

3/16

Content Strategy Chapter 6

3/18

  • Chapter 6
  • “Online Editing, Designing and Publishing”

3/20

Net Neutrality

10

3/23

LAB DAY    Chapter 7

3/25

3/27

LAB DAY Chapter 8

11

3/30

  • Discuss Chapter 8
  • “We The People, Part I”

4/1

LAB DAY  Chapter 8

4/3

 Chapter 11 Chapter 7

Chapter 7

Chapter 11

12

4/6

Discuss Chapter 11

4/8

 LAB DAY Chapter 8

  • Assignment 1
    • Create a Map listing at least 10 locations of interest and embed it in your website -OR-
    • Create an infographic with at least 6 facts about a topic of your choice.

4/10

 LAB DAY  TURN IN AN ASSIGNMENT

13

4/13

NO CLASS

4/15

NO CLASS

4/17

NO CLASS

 TURN IN AN ASSIGNMENT

14

4/20

  • The Future
  •  Future of Content Project
    • Opinion Blog Post -OR-
    • Create Mobile Content

4/22

 LAB DAY

4/24

 LAB DAY

  • Final Project
    • I. Content Proposal
 TURN IN AN ASSIGNMENT

  • Future of Content Project
    • Opinion Blog Post -OR-
    • Create Mobile Content

15

4/27

 LAB DAY

  • Final Project
    • II. Article
  • Final Project
    • I. Content Proposal

4/29

 LAB DAY

5/1

NO CLASS

Study Day

16

5/6

Final Exam

7:30 am – 930 am

  • Final Project
    • II. Article
    • III. Article Submission and Promotion
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