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    Final Story Summary


    WHOAH! I can’t believe my final story is up and running {like I will be right after I post this :)}. I worked so hard on this project all week. I wanted to post all of the stories’ components at once, to not give anything away :)

    I had so …

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    Sabrina, the Teenage Revenge Seeker


    Hey everyone!

    My name is Sabrina Spellman. I’m just your normal everyday teenager. Except for the fact that I found out I’m a witch on my sixteenth birthday. But no one knows, not even my best friend Valerie. Yeah. My life is kind of crazy. I love just about everything …

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    One Way or Another


    For my third assignment for this final project, I chose to do Storytelling within the Web {*****} again. The reason I chose to do this assignment again was because I wanted to show how Sabrina reacted to Libby’s attempt to blackmail her. She obviously is going to seek revenge…I wanted …

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    Some People Change


    For my last assignment of this final story was the Where Are They Now? {**} video assignment. I wanted to show everyone where the characters of this final story ended up. What changed, who changed, who stayed the same?? You’ll learn it all now :) I just hate when people …

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    Here Comes Goodbye


    SAY WHAT!? This is the last blog post for DS 106??! How can this be?????

    For this class, we had to create assignments for future students to do. I had a lot of fun creating and coming up with my assignments, I just hope the future students have fun doing …

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    These past two weeks, we have worked with remix and mashup. I have learned a lot about what remix is. I have found that explaining something to someone else is the best way to comprehend and show comprehension. I explained remix to my best friend, Allison. Read my post about

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    Ordinary Girl


    For my other mashup assignment, I chose to do Actor Transformation {****}. You always see actors/actresses on television and movies that you say “wow, they have really grown up”. When I was reading this assignment’s details, one actress came to my mind. Miley Cyrus.

    I wanted my transformation video …

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    That’s My Work


    For this class, we had to create two tutorials and two assignments.

    Based on the advice from previous DS students, I created my tutorials throughout the semester. The previous DS students advised us to do the tutorials when you do the assignment. That way, you’re not having to redo an …

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    Whistle While You Work


    We had to create two assignments for digital storytelling. I was really excited to do this! I could create an assignment and pick my favorite topic to create one in! Obviously, I picked visual! LOVE visual!!!!

    My assignment is called Putting Disney into Focus. I gave this assignment a …

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    I Put a Spell On You


    Ok. This post fits into a lot of categories. First of all, I created it. Secondly, I am using it for my final project. And lastly, I had to add the tags for it. Whoah! How cool is that??

    The assignment is called Connected Clips. I rated this assignment …

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    For one of my mashup assignments, I wanted to do the What Color is Your World {**}. I always feel like the color yellow is a color that is forever in my life. Also, yellow is proven to make people happier. I don’t know how it’s proven or where the …

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    I Can Transform Ya


    For remix/mashup week, we had to remix an already existing piece of media from a DS assignment and use a remix card to make it our own. To remix it. In order to do this, you have to click the remix it button on the website.

    So when I generated …

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    Island of Misfit Toys


    One assignment we had to do this week was the Recycle the Media. This assignment did not count towards our six stars of mashup/remix that we need for these two weeks.

    A couple of weeks ago, each DSer had to submit three pieces of media that they had but …

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    The Sweet Escape


    One tool that was suggested to us when remixing and mash-uping was Mozilla Popcorn Maker. In order to experiment with this, Alan created a video for us to remix. He left spaces open where we could add new media. Here is the video:

    Yeah. I know, funny.

    I was …

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    Final Countdown


    We’re already thinking about the final project?? Really? Where has the semester gone?

    I did a lot of brainstorming of who I wanted to base my final project around. I thought of all of my favorite shows and my favorite characters in those shows. I then narrowed it down …

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    These two weeks of video have been a-maz-ing. I am obsessed with creating videos!!! This is definitely something that I will do even when I am not in DS106. Although, I don’t even want to think of that right now.

    We had to complete sixteen stars worth of video assignments …

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    The Funeral


    For my next video assignment, I chose to create a Music Video {****}. For this assignment, I had to pick a couple of scenes from a movie and add a song that complements the scenes.

    I chose the movie 127 Hours for my music video. If you have not seen …

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    The other assignment that I planned during week 9 was YOLO is the Motto {**}. Oh man. This was fun. First watch my video, then I will explain everything to you. ENJOY :)

    YOLO. You Only Live Once. This is something we hear all the time. Does anyone know what …

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    It’s the end of week 10 already?! Where does the time go?

    This week’s topic was ‘reading movies’. If you think this sounds too fun to be a school assignment, you’re right. It was a lot of fun. I would recommend this course just for this one week of reading …

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    TDC week 10


    Tuesday’s DC – Rewrite a classic movie scene so that it’s plot is related to DS 106. {submitted by yours truly :)}

    I recreated my scene from this scene in the popular romantic movie The Notebook.

    Here is what really happened {it just didn’t make the director’s cut}:

    ALLIE: …

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    Bet On It


    Before we start video week next week, which I am kinda looking forward to, we had to pick some assignments that look interesting to us. When I was on this week’s DS 106 show – Reading Movies, we talked about how time consuming making and creating video assignments are. …

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    Two is Better Than One


    All films are categorized into different genres. A genre is what type of movie it is. For example, if your friend said “let’s go see The Notebook” you would say “no, that’s a chick flick…I don’t want to” {but who would say that about The Notebook?? :)} A …

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