Ms. Curtis Notes

Music 10, Music 112, Theatre Arts 120, Social Studies 9


Posted: November 18, 2015

Each week we will be discussing and studying a music style. You are responsible for completing the attached music log for each week. Your next log is due Monday, November 23rd. The style this week this Rock 'n Roll of the 1950-1970's. Have fun!
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Posted: June 1, 2015

Posted: May 21, 2015

Attached you will find all the necessary information and resources to complete your final assignment for this course. You will create a 30 second video showcasing what you've learned throughout the course. There are several components to this project, all of which are explained in the attachments below.The due date for this assignment is Monday, June 8th. Good luck and have fun! Check out this link for examples of some student-created videos.

Posted: May 20, 2015

Complete the attached journal entry. Due Date: Friday, May 22
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Posted: May 18, 2015

Read the following attachment "Reality TV" and complete Journal Entry #8.
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Posted: May 10, 2015

This week we will discuss how television programs are funded, and how ratings are gathered.Attached you will find  a PDF withnumerous links to helpful websites, along with an assignment which is due on Friday, May 15th. Before you begin your assignment take a few moments to answer the questions attached, to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of the process involved in producing a TV show, and getting it on the air for consumers to view. See attached rubric to earn full marks.

Posted: May 1, 2015

Once you've completed journal #6, you may work through the attached PDF. In it you will find further readings, links to video clips, discussion topics, and assignments about film, video, and television. Have a great week! you will find an example of a written analysis:
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Posted: April 28, 2015

See attachment for yoru next journal entry. Due Date: Monday, May 4th.You must watch the following video and resond to it.See attachment for specific questions.
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Posted: April 27, 2015

The 1920's and 1930's test review is attached. Test will be Wednesday, April29th.
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Posted: April 27, 2015

Tuesday, April, 28th. Refer to your notes and practise listening to specific exampes for identification.

Posted: April 27, 2015

See attached reading assignment with links to several video clips and websites to help you analyse film and video. 
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Posted: April 20, 2015

Our genre for study thsi week is Canadian Folk. Awesome!!! Music logs due Friday. See attached powerpoint.
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Posted: April 20, 2015

We have been studying the effects of the economy of the 1920's and 1930's on Canada's identity. For the next five class days you will work on an activity that will allow you to demonstrate what you've learned about this time in history by creating a front page for a newspaper from a date of your choosing. Attached you will find the expectations and outline for this assignment. Good luck and have fun!
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Module 3 Assessment  As part of your assessment of this module you will complete the attached assignment with or without a partner(your choice). You will present your final "pitch" to classmates on Friday, April 24th. Follow the outlined instructions and be certain to refer to the rubric to see how you can earn top marks. Good Luck and have fun!!
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