Activities


Date Given Topic/Notes Activity
7 July 

Brainstorming with Inspiration

What types of technology

 can you not live without? Why?

Using Inspiration:

  • Brainstorm: What types of technology can you not live without? Why?
  • Explore the tools: rapid fire, subtopics, color, symbols, clip art, images, hyperlinks, notes, etc
  • Save this Inspiration brainstorm file
  • Export Inspiration brainstorm file as a Graphics file to upload onto your wiki Page 

 

Have your main idea be: 

 

:

 

On your wiki page: 

  • Upload the graphics file for your "Types of Technology I cannot live without...... Because....." brainstorm
  • Make sure you create a heading stating what the brainstorm is

 

Heading Example on Your Page:

     Lauren's Inspiration Brainstorm About The Types of Technology I cannot live without...... Because.....:

    

Inspiration 9.0 Link (Download a FREE 30 Days Trial)

http://www.inspiration.com/Freetrial

 

6 July   

Interview & Blog Post #2:

How does technology affect

your everyday life in one important way? 

DUE BEFORE SUNDAY'S WORKSHOP

 

Post onto to your blog: 

  • Interview someone by asking them to answer the question: 
  

                             How does technology affect your everyday life in one important way?

  
  • Words: Maximum 200; Video & Sound: Maximum 60 seconds 
  • Be creative; try using multi-media   

 

Questions To Help Guide Your Interview: 

  • What does technology mean to you?
  • How often do you use this technology (ex. the internet, transportation, medical, construction, etc.) and for what purposes?
  • How would one day without technology affect your current daily life? What would this day look like without being able to use technology?
  • What technology can’t you live without?
  • How does technology make your life easier or harder?
  • What are your attitudes, feelings, experiences, emotions towards technology?
  • Does technology make your life better really?
  • Does technology make you worry about privacy?   
6 July

Standards For Technological

Literacy (STL)

On the Standards (Importance, Relevance) Page:

  • Add one or more ideas about the importance & relevance of the STL for Palestine to each of the four sections 
6 July  Blog Post #1 & Comment

Post your answer to this question on your blog:  

  • How does technology affect your everyday life?
    

Comment on at least 1 other person's blog post about his/her answer to this question 

6 July  Blog

Create a blog using Blogger.com 

 

On your wiki page: 

  • Add your blog link (url)
  • Make sure you create a heading  stating the link is your blog

 

Heading Example on Your Page:

     Lauren's Blog:

       http://whirlyswirlies.blogspot.com/  

6 July Bio Sketch 

On your wiki page:

  • Create a short Bio-Sketch describing yourself professionally 
  • No more than 2 paragraphs
  • Add an image of yourself or something you personally connect with 
5 July
 PB Wiki

On the workshop wiki (http://capacitybuilding1.pbworks.com/)

  • Create a new page with the title of your name 
5 July
 Google Doc

On the Google Doc (CBM-1 Participant Contact List):

  • Complete one of the rows with your information