Day #30; What are you thankful for?

This day in history; (October 11)
1899: The Boer War began in South Africa.
1939: A letter from Albert Einstein was delivered to President Franklin D. Roosevelt concerning the possibility of atomic weapons.
1975 – “Saturday Night Live” was broadcast for the first time. George Carlin was the guest host.
1975 – Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham were married in Fayetteville, AR.
1984: Space shuttle Challenger astronaut, Kathryn Sullivan, became the first American woman to walk in space.
1984 – Mario Lemieux (Pittsburgh Penguins) made his debut in the National Hockey League (NHL) against the Boston Bruins. He scored a goal on his first shot on his first NHL shift.

Read more: This Day in History

Hey rascals,
First of all; in light of thanksgiving this weekend lets take a minute to be thankful for all we have.
I am thankful for you guys.
I have not woke up once this year and not been excited to come to work.
Lets be honest; even a trashed vehicle and an accident couldn’t keep me away.
I appreciate all of you and having a blast learning with you.

Period 1; COMBO:
VIDEO CONFERENCE

Theme for 2013: Innovating for Girls’ Education

Period 2; Social/English 20
Week in Rap

Chapter 5 Test
Chapter 6 Read and discuss.
To Kill a Mockingbird project information can be found HERE.

Period 3; Lets talk about this.
How are your WordPress’s looking?
Assignment today:
In honour of International Day of the Girl Child…
Go to your Media Studies 20 page.
Create a I.D.G.C. page that is parented by your Media Studies 20 page.
Advertisement Analysis
Find 2 advertisements that are a negative/unfair/unjust advertisement/PSA and post them.
Try and find the worst…
Be sure to write where you got the image within your caption.
Underneath each ad; write what you think is unfair about the image or video.
What is hurtful?
Is there anything about the costs related in his ad?
Is there any controversy attached to this ad?

NOW!
Find 2 advertisements that are a positive/fair/just advertisement/PSA and post them.
Be sure to write where you got the image within your caption.
Underneath each ad; write what you think is fair about the image or video.
Why is this beneficial for women, and ultimately the world?
Is there anything about the costs related in this ad?
Is there any controversy attached to this ad?

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