1. amaratel

    Week 15 Summary

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    Wow it’s the last week of the spring semester!!!! Wasting away the hours in the convergence center, has been the worst and the best. For my final week, I picked up on the work of the Freedom Fighters Agency. Their work was a little confusing, because there was not much …

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    Tutorials 2

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    Transformation Video

    Step 1. Get your camera, phone camera, whatever!

    Step 2. Find something that is going to transform (ex. the paper towel roll, the dirty clothes hamper, the amount of people coming into your class)

    Step 3. Film it! Show the process from start to finish. You could take …

  3. amaratel

    Tutorials

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    Tutorials:

    Writing Assignment – Quote me on that

    Step 1. Find a book, any book, do you read books? It could be Dr. Seuss, C.S. Lewis or a book for class

    Step 2. Skim it (we all know you’re not gonna read the whole thing)

    Step 3. Find a quote, …

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    Assignments :-)

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    Assignment ideas:

    I like to move it move it – writing about freshman move in day for 2 stars

    Extra Extra Read all about it – watching a tv episode and paying attention to the extras and background actors in the episode for 4 stars…

  5. amaratel

    Week 15

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    WEEK 15!!!!! Finals week wow !!!!!

    Assignment ideas:

    I like to move it move it – writing about freshman move in day for 2 stars

    Extra Extra Read all about it – watching a tv episode and paying attention to the extras and background actors in the episode for 4 …

  6. amaratel

    Week 13 Summary

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    As the case closes, so does Week 13. This week was all about deciding how to end Jack’s story. Does he join ds106? Do we love him? Do we hate him? Does he stay at the Rose Garden? So many decisions to be made, and the best part was there …

  7. amaratel

    Weekly Summary

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    So this week Brian and I (or should I say Claudia and Sterling James) have been working on our Agency, the Rose Garden. It was interesting developing a story around who Jack is. Since our agency is a rehabilitation center and a daycare, we decided to have Jack as a …

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    Who is Jack?

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    Since the start of our Agency, The Rose Garden, everything has gone well … until now. Our instructors from both the Rehabilitation wing and the daycare wing have received suspicious voicemails. From what we have figured out so far, someone named Jack is making the mysterious calls. Jack is a …

  9. amaratel

    Weekly Summary.

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    I REALLY liked this week. It was very easy and manageable. I liked working with Brian Goulet for our agency. He’s really talented and I enjoyed meeting with him. Sometimes the commenting can be a pain. But i wouldn’t look at people’s post otherwise. I really like seeing how other …

  10. amaratel

    Weekly Assignments

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    Resume: I made a resume to go along with my Agency. I used the resume from my Business class and changed things around to fit Claudia! 3 pts

    Pinterest: Below is my pinterest link. I think the things I pinned reflect her character well. I pinned things such as makeup, …

  11. amaratel

    Daily Create

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    Daily Create – Wednesday

    Happy Birthday !!! (and secret s/o to the noir cat)

     

     

    Daily Create – Sunday

    For this daily create, I used a picture of me that my roommate took in October. We realized that we had matching clear umbrellas and we wanted to take a …

  12. amaratel

    Daily Create

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    Fingerpaint drawing

     

    For this daily create, I put my thumb in ink and blotted it multiple times and drew flowers around it. I think it turned out really good!

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    Weekly Summary

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    This week was really good! I liked focusing on my character. I really enjoy Claudia Rose, and I’m going to miss her when the semester is over. This was the first week I didn’t procrastinate on my work. It felt so good! It made the work this week really enjoyable. …

  14. amaratel

    Interview

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    I really enjoyed doing this interview. I had to think a lot before recording it. I had to think about how my character would react to each question. It was nice to figure it out. It was a lot easier than I thought to edit the two videos together and …

  15. amaratel

    Weekly Assignment

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    Dear sixteen year old me … 4 stars

     

    For this video, I acted as my character Claudia Rose. I told Claudia’s 16 year old self things to do. This included dating rich boys, not getting bangs, and throwing away her denim skirt. Enjoy !!

     

    xoxo Claudia

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  16. amaratel

    Weekly Assignments

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    How to survive …. 4.5 stars

    For this assignment, I did a how-to video as my character, Claudia Rose. I did a how to on “surviving your husband dying.” It was fun for me to do it, because Claudia’s personality is  very different from my personality. Enjoy !…

  17. amaratel

    Video Assignment

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    After receiving Burtis’ email about a group needing an extra member, I joined. I met with the group on Friday afternoon. Their radio show was called NOIR not the father. Which was one of the radio shows I listened to a few weeks back! I acted as one of the …

  18. amaratel

    Daily Create – Talk to a stranger

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    One day in September, I walked alone to get a drink from Blackstone on campus. When I was getting close to it, I had a weird feeling that I needed to walk to the Blackstone across the street. I went, ordered a chai tea latte, and worked on my homework. …

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    Daily Create

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    Daily Create – Wednesday

    For today’s daily create, I used a picture that I took while visiting Germany last summer. This photograph was taken in a forest called Westerwald, right outside of a small village called Weyerbusch. I then edited it, and added a quote that I wrote in my …

  20. amaratel

    Weekly Summary

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    This week I gained a higher understanding of what it means to be inspired by another’s work and incorporating it into your own work. Commenting on other people’s posts this week about how inspiring their reflection showed me how encouraging it is to relate to other people. This week I …

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    Lexy Maratellos 2015-03-15 22:58:59

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    makeup your pet – 2 For this assignment, I put makeup on my puppy that my character Claudia would wear.

    wanted poster – 2.5 For this daily create, I did a wanted poster of my character. In my group’s radio show, she was on trial for her husband’s murder. So …

  22. amaratel

    Inspire

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    I was inspired by Quinntero’s post titled Giant Wafflestomping. This visual aid was a picture of a hiking boot from an angle I have never seen before: the bottom. The heal of the boot would have left prints that looked like a waffle. I was inspired by this photo because …

  23. amaratel

    Daily Creates

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    Daily Create- make a how to

    for this daily create, I took a picture of an assignment i had to do in elementary school. I had to make a how to, and i thought it would be perfect for this assignment! Obviously you can see that I was not very …

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    Daily Creates

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    Daily Create:

    For this daily create: I did the emoji story.

    A couple meets at the local starbucks, goes on a date to an italian restaurant and shares spaghetti, afterwards they dance the night away and start dating. They have their first kiss on their 2nd date and he proposes …

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    Comments

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    What five things in my life give me joy

    http://ds106.emilybostaph.org/blog/radio-show/say-wise-guys-one-more-time

    Radio show progress

    ICED IN WEEK 7

    Radio Show Going Up On a Thursday?!

    http://www.phoenixtakesflight.com/marcus-jacksons-retribution/back-to-the-drawing-board/#comment-6356

    http://kinzer.us/noir-106/silk-road-final-product/#comment-136

    Vixen’s Ventures is on the air!

    http://jcpdigitalstorytelling.com/weekly-summaries/listen-up-weve-got-something-to-tell-you-weekly-summary-week-7/#comment-84

    http://alayton8.com/weekly-summaries/radio-show-done-spring-break-here-i-come/#comment-113

     

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  26. amaratel

    Daily Create

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    For Sunday’s daily create I used a video that me and my friends made a couple months back. We made a video about the apparent ghosts of Virginia Hall on campus.

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