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  1. @eamds106

    2 down, 14 to go

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    Weekly Summary, Week 2 Assignments

    This week, I chose a writing assignment, a mashup assignment, and a web assignment. I related my writing assignment and my mashup assignment to the 80’s pop culture theme by using popular songs and movies from the 80’s. My web assignment was just for fun. …

  2. @Laxmom07

    Weekly Summary

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    This week’s assignments were definitely a learning process for me. Since I’ve never been really part of the social media world, the daily creates using twitter was a change for me, it was fun. The 3 bank assignments were also interesting since I’m not a technology guru, everything I did …

  3. @Maeve_ds106

    Week Two!

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    It’s been fun week learning the way around DS 106 . I am still getting used to the format of the class, figuring out where to find different assignments. I have learned that the DS 106 community is far and wide and there are a variety of different activities DS …

  4. @lizlynnkondzel

    buzzfeed? more like buzzkill!

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    ft! some spoilers to the Heathers movie (& musicals because they follow the same plot)!

    ft: triggers ( brief mentions of murder, suicide, bombs)

    The assignment? make a buzzfeed personality quiz relating to our theme! I decided to stick with the movie Heathers because it makes me happy, is …

  5. @Maeve_ds106

    Week 2: Daily Creates!

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    This week we began to experiment with “Daily Creates.” DS 106 daily creates are daily creative challenges that the DS 106 community can take part in. They are simple assignments that take less than 10 minutes to complete.

    At first I was skeptical of the daily creates, but I soon …

  6. @Maeve_ds106

    Creepy Eyed Ferris

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    In keeping with my theme for the week – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – I decided to make an adjustment to movie poster. I followed the assignment details from the “Creepy Anime Eye” under the Visual Assignments in the DS 106 Assignment Bank.

    While this assignment was easy and didn’t …

  7. @lizlynnkondzel

    daily creates week 2!

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    1/20/2020- our feathered farm friends

    Today’s daily create was to make something relating to chickens, so I took this snapchat video of my dog, made it a gif, and added a Very Scary Chicken to look like it was chasing her. Voila! Do you like your chicken literal or metaphorical? …

  8. @rachelds106

    i was born in the wrong generation

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    “I was born in the wrong generation” is such a cliche thing to say, but sometimes it’s truly how I feel. I don’t remember when my love for Queen began, but I know they’ve always had a special place in my heart (and the hearts of many I know). I’ve …

  9. @BegaKayla

    Being Creative Daily?

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    This week we were challenged to get our brains following with creativity and do an assignment that the Daily create twitter page posted that day. I had a lot of fun with these as they usually didn’t take a ton of time but didn’t have straight forward rules and allowed …

  10. @rachelds106

    bucket list inspo

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    I’ve been working on my bucket list for about a year now, and even though there’s a decent (and typical) amount of things on it, I figure this will never be an exhaust of list because I’m always coming up with things that I want to do, and even sometimes …

  11. @jollykyles

    Are We There Yet?

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    For this assignment, I decided to take a picture of my girlfriend and me from Oktoberfest in downtown Fredericksburg and put us on a resistance base in Star Wars. We love and have watched the entire series multiple times, so it just felt right.…

  12. @BegaKayla

    Just Keep Dreaming (My Dream Room)

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    For my last assignment from the assignment bank I chose one that I have been doing for years. The assignment was to create a Pinterest board with photos of things that I would like to have in my dream bedroom. For the convenience of people reading this I will post …

  13. @EmilyHo81494168

    Traffic Codes

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    The assignment that I first chose to do was Make a Simple Program. In this assignment I was tasked to create a simple program, that can solve a problem. When thinking about this assignment, I want to solve a simple problem that we face everyday.

    Once think about this …

  14. @CRLunn

    Assignment Bank 1

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    For this particular assignment I let my squirrel-like attention span lead the way. While scrolling though the “Fanfic Assignments” when a Bob’s Burger’s writing prompt caught my attention . As Bob’s Burgers is one of my favorite shows so I couldn’t resist that particular writing activity, and really, who doesn’t …

  15. @BegaKayla

    80’s Radio Commercial- Sweet Treats

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    For another one of my assignments I chose to make a 80’s radio commercial featuring a item of the 80’s that I choose. For this, I chose to do one of my personal favorite creations of the 80’s, the Mr. Frosty Slushy Maker. This machine was created around the same …

  16. @cpsc106

    Week 2 – Dream It…Write It!

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    One night, I woke up on my side, on the edge of the bed. I felt something behind me, on the other side of the bed. My bed started shaking violently and the “presence” behind me started pushing me off the bed. I felt like I couldn’t move my body …

  17. @cpsc106

    Week 2 – Guess the Story

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    we’re no strangers to love

    You know the rules and so do I

    A full commitment’s what I’m thinking of

    You wouldn’t get this from any other guy

    I just wanna tell you how I’m feeling……

  18. @ymartine4

    Assignment Bank- #2

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    The assignment I chose for my second one was under the writing section and it was created by Jim Groom, it was to write a movie review and you can use pictures and GIF’s to describe it, would I give it a thumbs up or down, ratings, etc. Sticking to …

  19. @ymartine4

    Daily Creates Post #2

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    The topic for today was to create a haiku about your location using the locator it gave you. Well when I looked at it I was near the track for practice so what better thing to make a haiku about than my daily activity. I am on the varsity track …

  20. @eamds106

    Who’s here?

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    For my final assignment of the week, I decided to do something a little more complicated.

    After a lot of browsing, I found the Two Movies, One Line assignment and thought it was pretty clever. The objective of this assignments is to choose one line from two movies and combine …

  21. @Bubblesootay

    Creativity Module: Art of the Animated GIF

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    Animation has always been something that has piqued my interest. This is due to my love for Disney and animated films. Therefore, for my creativity module, the art of the animated GIF is what I will be exploring. GIFs are like short animated clips that can put you into a …

  22. @rm_giles

    Creativity Module- Digital Audio

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    I am excited to choose the Digital Audio project for our first module. I commute both to the university and to my work, and subsequently end up spending a lot of my week listening to podcasts and music. I thought that the Digital Audio project would be an excellent opportunity …

  23. travisj

    Welcome!

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    I am looking forward to meeting everyone on Tuesday!  Please look over the syllabus and do the readings/viewings in the syllabus/resources for writing with money tab.

    We’ll discuss these on Tuesday in class: B-40 English Department conference room.

    Have a great weekend and email me with any questions.…

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