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    Photo Reflection


    I have absolutely zero experience with photography. This is an exaggeration of course because as we all have smart phones now, or with the existence of apps such as snapchat, taking pictures is something we do quite frequently. I personally do not take many photos, and I never have. It …

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    Weekly Summary 4


    This week we had to complete 12 stars worth of visual assignments. I chose to do these 4 activities! The two analysis posts helped me in creating my visual assignments this week. I made an effort to incorporate ideas of contrast, lighting, and angles to each of my images. Too …

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    Too Close for Comfort


    Can you tell what this super zoomed in picture is? The Story Behind the Story SPOILERS WARNING! For this assignment, I wanted to make sure that I chose something that most everyone might be familiar with. This is probably the most generic item I own in my house, and they …

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    Spot the Differences


    The Story Behind the Story This assignment was really fun! I chose to do this assignment because it reminded me of all of the I Spy books I used to have as a kid. My siblings and I practically collected these books, as we had probably 10 different books. I …

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    Quarantine Quotes


    The Story Behind the Story For this assignment, I created a word cloud. While in quarantine, we have been hearing and seeing the same words and headlines every single day. It has felt like an eternity and it feels like no one talks about anything other than covid19. While it …

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    Many Me’s


    The Story Behind the Story For this assignment, I wanted to create an image of myself with different pairs of glasses on. While other people like to collect shoes, bags, or clothing, my favorite thing to accessorize with are my glasses. I have somewhere around ten different pairs of prescription …

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    Fast Photos


    In the 20 minute time, I was able to complete 5 out of the seven photos. Show us some food: I took an image of a giant bag of lemon cookies. They are my all time favorite and I can’t imagine the joy I’d feel if could be completely surrounded …

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    Weekly Summary 3


    Story Analysis Writing assignments This week to complete 12 stars worth of assignments, I chose to do 5 different activities. They are titled: 10 seconds starting… now Giving Thanks Giving Gifts Tasty Haiku Haiku Haiku A Boy Chronicle I really enjoyed all of the writing assignments this week. As a …

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    2010ish YA Books Analysis


    I chose to do my analysis on these kinds of books because, as embarrassing it is to admit, these are the last books in my memory that I have read start to finish. This was probably back in 2012 or 2013. Around this time there were lots of YA books …

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    10 seconds starting….. now


    This assignments instructions are: 1. Using a timer, write what you’re thankful for in just 10 seconds! Anything and everything that you can think of being thankful for is fair game, but stop at 10 seconds.2. Share what you’ve written on a blog, wiki, or some other digital space that …

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    Giving Thanks >Giving Gifts


    Thanksgiving is definitely the best holiday. The premise of it anyways, I am not referring to the very real dark history surrounding it. If you were to disregard the terrible things we Americans did many years ago, I feel that what we teach on thanksgiving is very important. Thanksgiving is …

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    Tasty Haiku


    This assignment‘s instructions are: Write an entire recipe only in haiku. Stick to the 5/7/5 syllable pattern as much as possible, but don’t leave out any key instructions! This is one I knowRight from the top of my headI’m happy to share Start with two pie crustsMake sure they are …

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    Haiku Haiku


    For this Writing Assignment, you’re asked to write a haiku poem about haiku poems. You can write about what people normally write in a haiku poem, how a haiku poem is formed, and/or how you feel about writing haiku poems. This assignment might sound tricky, but I know you can …

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    A Boy Chronicle


    This assignment‘s instructions are to: Create a story that uses words that begin with the letters of the alphabet consecutively. For example, A big cat dug eight… But you have to go all the way to the letter Z. Try to make as much sense as possible. Or if you …

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    Weekly Summary 2


    What a week. Still making some mistakes here and there, but I am hoping that as the course progresses, this will happen less. I am starting to get used to navigating the course site and making sure I have everything completed. I finally figured out how to view my classmates …

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    Google Knows All


    The Story Behind the Story I chose this assignment because it reminded me greatly of a game I have grown up playing on the internet. What was once on a website called iSketch, now has expanded to many different platforms, the one I use now is called “Skribbl.io” The game …

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    Whats (y)Our Story? Thoughts


    Given that our theme is “What’s (y)our Story?”, I feel as if that means “What are you?” or “Who are you”. How do you want your story to be told online. As any person can truly be any person they want to, this course and this theme is an opportunity …

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    My Non-Human Child


    The Story Behind the Story I loved this assignment! I take lots of photos of Napoleon on a regular basis. In fact, my phone is cluttered with more images of him than anything else. I felt that this assignment would be a perfect way for me to share my love …

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    The Pain of Burning Flesh


    It was an ordinary day. In fact, nothing spectacular had occurred for several days, weeks even. I guess life had decided the days were becoming too simple, too easy. The day was almost over. I decided to wind down after some school work with a luxury dinner that I had …

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    Weekly Summary


    Quite a chaotic week, with everyone beginning new course loads and all. Personally, I don’t really use social media anymore, so I will have to learn how all the platforms function again, in order to have an easier time in this course. Exciting to be creating a new “me” online …

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