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    My Twelfth Week Nearing the End

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    We are getting SO close to the END!!!! This past week was fun completing all of the assignments surrounding our novels that we read. I hope that the assignments I did helps all of you kind of understand the longest book I have EVER read in my life, The Passage. …

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    Evidence, Evidence, Evidence!

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    So as I was thinking about evidence and what I could write about with some  evidence that I believe is important…I came across this. A couple of weeks ago in a weekly video Professor Burtis was sick and coming down with something…this led her to canceling a showing by notifying …

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    Phake Tweets

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    This is a two star assignment. I decided to do this because I thought it would be fun to be a six year old tweeting. I created two tweets that involve some things that happened in the book. I used the link under the assignment to create the tweets then …

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    Let’s See Some ID

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    Here is Amy Harper Bellafonte’s military facility ID where she is a test subject for this virus.

    I decided to do this three star assignment because I wanted to create something for the main character of the book and this was the perfect opportunity to be creative with it at …

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    What’s the Meme?

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    This is the start of the 12 star assignments that I will be completing revolving around the book The Passage by Justin Cronin. This is a two star assignment and the meme I created is a confused, young girl and the meme is basically about her mom leaving her at …

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    My Eleventh Week Nearing the End

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    Can you believe it is week eleven?! I can’t. This means I am getting closer and closer to graduating, which is crazy! This week was a fun week. I started off watching The Quiet Earth and creating a genre mashup with a pop song added onto it. I then answered …

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    My Daily Creates!

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    This week I uploaded two of my own daily creates and it was a lot of fun. Hopefully the entire class will be able to get to do one of them!

    The first one I created was, Color Your Favorite Animal Your Favorite Color! This is where you take your …

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    10 Apocalyptic Questions

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    This week I answered five out of the ten questions on this assignment. I used iMovie for this assignment and cropped each question and added my answer in between. Now, every answer may be truthful, but may be a little exaggerated. This was pretty fun to do and really easy …

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    Personal Stories

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    This is another three star assignment to complete the six stars of video assignments. I enjoyed making this video because it gives you all a glimpse into my life growing up from the very beginning. It was a lot of fun making this video and you get to see a …

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    Product Review

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    This is a three star assignment I did. I reviewed the product from Apocalyptic Airwave’s radio show, the She-wee! Obviously, since it’s not a real product I didn’t have one on hand with me in the video but I did a review on it as if I owned one myself.…

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    Character/Genre Song Mashup

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    The movie I watched was The Quiet Earth 1985. This movie was actually good. It starts off with a guy who wakes up and notices some strange things. He goes on to realize that he is all alone and he thinks he is alone in the world. He starts a …

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    Dear 17 Year Old Alyssa…

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    This is another two star assignment to wrap up the eight stars total: Sixteen Year Old Me. I decided to change it a little since there were no instructions. I made it 17 year old me to give my 17 year old self some advice as I was about to …

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    College Snapshot

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    This is a two star assignment: College Snapshot. I decided to use photos from the past two years up until now to show what my life during college has been like. I hope you all enjoy and can get feel for what my life is and has been like during …

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    Reading Movie Blogs Post

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    This assignment has been a pretty insightful one. First, I read How to Read a Movie by Roger Ebert. I learned a lot from this because there were many things I didn’t know about movies when they produced them. For example, the character on the right compared to the character …

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    My Ninth Week Nearing the End

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    I can’t believe it has been nine weeks already…this semester sure is flying by! This past week has overall been a pretty relaxing one, at least in this class, thankfully! My other classes have definitely been a handful. I listened to my group’s radio show and one other group this …

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    Generate Cool Letters Revamp

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    The assignment I decided to revise was the generate cool letters assignment. The reason I decided to redo this assignment was because I felt that my original one was rushed and I didn’t take my time designing it. I used my character’s name and I talked about how I used …

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    Survivors at Sunrise Reflection

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    This is my final reflection post of our radio show! Overall, I really enjoyed doing this. I finally got to meet my group in person to do a final recording last Monday and it was a lot of fun. They were all so nice and fun, I enjoyed it.

    Listening …

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    My Past Two Weeks Nearing the End

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    The past two weeks have been pretty fun and relaxing for the most part. I finished up my novel The Passage, which I really enjoyed, but man, was that a LONG book. I did four daily creates, I did the two we were required to do and I did the …

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    Survivors at Sunrise Radio Show

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    This is another progress post about how our radio show is going! This past week we recorded our individual parts. I, again, was unable to meet in person as I work every afternoon/night Monday through Thursday and my group met on Wednesday evening. I did record my part though at …

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    Survivors at Sunrise

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    Elaina, Lauren, Jillian, and I all met in the HCC and over factime the Friday before spring break. I was the one that couldn’t meet in person as I am a commuter and I got done with class really early. We discussed a lot of ideas together and came up …

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    My Sixth Week Nearing the End

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    This week overall has been a pretty fun one. I have learned a lot about design that I didn’t know and it has really helped me this week. I started off watching the TED Talk videos and doing the tutorials on Canva. All three were super helpful in helping me …

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    Generate Cool Letters: Bellamy Reyes

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    I did the generate cool letters assignment, I used my character’s name, Bellamy Reyes. She is from the islands, so I gave her name tropical colors, with a pretty pattern in her name.  I used a light blue and a brighter orange to outline her name. I decided to use …

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    Help Find Martha’s Hat

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    Above is the ad I created for Martha’s missing hat! I used Canva   for this assignment. I thought that there should be a reward for whoever found Martha’s hat, being money and food…two things that everyone loves! I used a template on Canva for a poster template and I added …

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    Apocalyptic Character Generator: Bellamy

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    Here is Bellamy in Puerto Rico, where her and her sister currently are. Bellamy is a survivalist, so she is strong and intelligent. Making my character, I found Hero Machine to be a little difficult to use, I didn’t have many options for my character. Then when I exported my …

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    Alternative Book Cover: The Passage

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    I decided to use Canva for this assignment. I used a template that was already created and changed the picture and titles. I decided to stick with the woods theme since this book is about survival and catastrophe with a girl and saving a destroyed world. I liked this picture …

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    Design Blitz

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    Above is my design blitz that I did. I decided to use my windows for alignment because they all have a connection by being the same size and evenly spaced apart. I used my Burt’s Bees facial cleansing towelettes for hierarchy because they have Burt’s Bee’s in the biggest font …

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    Design Reflection

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    Overall, I enjoyed watching the TED Talks. I thought that both of them were very different, but I liked that. I really love Paula Scher’s work, she is creative and fun. Her work is straightforward in a way and she has fun with her designs.

    David Carson and his designs …

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