Category: Weekly Summary

DS106

Weekly Summary Report Ten

This week was the PERFECT amount of work! The material was exciting to watch and read. The assignments were perfect length and great concepts. Everything was great for DS106 this week in my opinion. Class Material: This week I had an article on Roger Ebert’s How the Read a Movie to read. This article was…
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Weekly Summary Report Nine

Another jam-packed week of DS106. This week’s topic was “A View of the Web”. This week I was challenged to dive a little deeper into the world of the world wide web. To begin my week, I was assigned to listen, tweet along, and write a review of my favorite radio show. It was great…
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Weekly Summary Report Eight

This week was the official release of our radio show. We put a lot of thought and work into our show and we are glad it turn out how we envisioned. I would credit our success to the planning we did before spring break. We only met once; however, we had a group chat and…
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Weekly Summary Report Seven

Radio Show Progress: This week we started working on our group radio show project. We met for the first time and planned out everything we wanted to talk about and what roles everyone will take on. I included more details in my Radio Show Progress post. Radio Show Content: Each one of our members were…
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Weekly Summary Report Six

Design Design Design! This week was all about taking my previous photography skills and adding a level of design to them. Everything around us is a design, everything was created for a reason. Many of these reasons were once problems and we designed something to fix this problem. Other designs are like billboards and advertising.…
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Weekly Report Five

Another jam-packed week full of new information. This week’s topic was audio. I explored the world of audiovisual and how it is used in digital storytelling. This topic is something I have never thought of using before, so I definitely had a little bit of a learning curve to begin. However, as the week went…
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Weekly Summary Report Four

Week four was another jam-packed week full of new information and assignments to complete. This week the topic was photography. I started by writing a post with my current knowledge of photography. Next, I was assigned two articles to read, which had a great amount of information on the topic. After that, I started on…
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Weekly Summary Report Three

Wow what a week. This week was filled full of a bunch of new and excited digital storytelling writing tools. I started the week off by checking the course website, I then clicked on Weekly Assignments, and began reading the material for this week. Storytelling Tools The first thing I accomplished this week was reading…
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Weekly Summary Report Two

This week we started diving a little more into depth on how this course is going to run. The first thing I did was open and review the Week Two Assignment tab. In here, I watched the cool back and forth conversation between our two recruiting senior secret agents. After, I continued reading the course…
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Weekly Summary Report One

This week marks the beginning of ds106 and my final semester at UMW. To start the week we were all introduced to the syllabus and course website. This past summer I was enrolled in this same course but drop it due to a busier summer than I had expected. However, while I was still enrolled,…
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