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    My Digital Stories Portfolio

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    How and why is it important for you to tell stories? Throughout my experience in our Learning with Digital Stories course I have come to understand that we all tell stories every day without our knowledge of doing so. Our daily activities embody stories and define who we are. Every…
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    My Final Reflection

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    My experience throughout Learning with Digital Stories at CU Denver has been one of both confusion and understanding. When we first began the course I was not sure how to navigate and plant myself. Unlike my previous experiences, the format of Learning with Digital Stories was not based on a…
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    Reading Response- Chapter 8

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    For this week’s final chapter of Lanksear & Knobel, I spent a lot of time reflecting and comparing my own experiences with education compared to my younger brothers. It fascinates me how different our experiences are and how much education is changing. From our reading this week, I was immersed…
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    DS 106 AB: Motivational Poster!

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    For my DS 106 Assignment, I chose to create a Motivational Poster!   I have always wanted make one, I remember they were a huge thing growing up until demotivational posters came out. I based mine on gaming, it is simple and the point! I hope you all enjoy!    …

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    Critique 6

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    Critique: Machinima- The Druid: Tree of Life – (A WoW Machinima by Nixxiom)   In this week’s critique I will be using Lankshear and Knobels everyday remix practices. The three literacy dimensions I have chosen are as listed:   Machinima Videos: Expressing enjoyment of a game, etc Machinima Videos: For commercial entertainment …

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    Critique 6

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    Critique: Machinima- The Druid: Tree of Life – (A WoW Machinima by Nixxiom) In this week’s critique I will be using Lankshear and Knobels everyday remix practices. The three literacy dimensions I have chosen are as listed: Machinima Videos: Expressing enjoyment of a game, etcMachinima Videos: For commercial entertainment purposesMachinima…
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    Reading Response- Chapter 7

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    For this week’s chapter of Lankshear & Nobel, I found myself most relating to a video from John Seeley Brown. In his video, New Ways of Learning in a Rapidly Changing World he discusses the importance of embracing change. John Seeley brown discusses how students want to learn and want…
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    DS 106 AB: Replay Value

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    For this assignment, I chose to do the Replay Value assignment from the DS106 Assignment Bank. The screenshot I chose was of a game I played when I was in High School. Now, I would like to think I have been a gamer most of my life, but Ragnarok was …

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    DS 106 AB: Replay Value

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    For this assignment, I chose to do the Replay Value assignment from the DS106 Assignment Bank. The screenshot I chose was of a game I played when I was in High School. Now, I would like to think I have been a gamer most of my life, but Ragnarok was…
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    Reading Response- Chapter 5

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    For this week’s reading of Lankshear & Knobel, I found myself looking at my experience as a TechTA last semester. Being a TechTA for the CU Denver School of Education and Human Development, I am often assigned a professor to work with throughout the semester to improve their online courses. …

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    Reading Response- Chapter 5

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    For this week’s reading of Lankshear & Knobel, I found myself looking at my experience as a TechTA last semester. Being a TechTA for the CU Denver School of Education and Human Development, I am often assigned a professor to work with throughout the semester to improve their online courses.…
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    Critique 5

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    Critique: Machinima- PS4 VS Xbox One: Final Verdict 2013- Inside Gaming Daily In this week’s critique I will be using Lankshear and Knobels everyday remix practices. The three literacy dimensions I have chosen are as listed: Machinima Videos: Expressing enjoyment of a game, etcMachinima Videos: For commercial entertainment purposesMachinima Videos:…
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    The Daily Create- Basic Element Drawing

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    Hi All, I hope you all had a wonderful July 4th weekend last week, for my first daily create this week I went with the basic element drawing! This reminded me a lot of when I was younger trying to draw, I was never very good but I remember always…
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    DS 106 AB Design: Honest Video Game Covers

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    For my DS 106 Design Assignment, I chose Honest Video Game Covers. I chose this one because I thought it was funny and it was game related! Most games can be deceiving from their covers, for example I chose Guitar Hero. When this game first came out I thought how …

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    Critique 4

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    Critique: Daniel Floyd- Video Games and Storytelling   In this week’s critique I will be using three assessment/evaluation traits from Jason Ohler’s assessment traits. The three traits I have chosen for this digital story are as listed: Story Content Understanding Originality, voice, creativity   Story: 8/10 I enjoyed the message of this …

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    Reading Response- Chapter 4

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    For this week’s reading of Lankshear & Knobel I found myself looking at my experiences growing up. In this chapter Lankshear & Knobel discuss the topic of remixing and copyright. As I read the chapter, I began thinking about my experiences with media, gaming, and internet sharing. Lankshear & Knobel …

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    Critique 4

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    Critique: Daniel Floyd- Video Games and Storytelling In this week’s critique I will be using three assessment/evaluation traits from Jason Ohler’s assessment traits. The three traits I have chosen for this digital story are as listed: StoryContent UnderstandingOriginality, voice, creativity Story: 8/10 I enjoyed the message of this story as…
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    Reading Response- Chapter 4

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    For this week’s reading of Lankshear & Knobel I found myself looking at my experiences growing up. In this chapter Lankshear & Knobel discuss the topic of remixing and copyright. As I read the chapter, I began thinking about my experiences with media, gaming, and internet sharing. Lankshear & Knobel…

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