Archive for June, 2013

6-6-13

Posted: June 6, 2013 by mcculloughmg in Uncategorized

Word:  Please choose one word from your project that you may have to define for your followers.  Could be a simple or complex word/idea.  Complete the word square in preparation for your presentation tomorrow!

Type I:  What do you have left to complete to have a successful final project!

 

Today is your final work day on your Social Movement project.  Please be sure to complete ALL parts as you will have MANY visitors in the library tomorrow viewing your movements.  Make sure you are well informed and ready to get followers!

 

 

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6-5-13

Posted: June 5, 2013 by mcculloughmg in Uncategorized

Word:  Change Agent

Def:  a role to help members of an organization adapt to organizational change or to create organizational change.

Type I:  What have you begun to put together to help change take place during your movement?

Today you are continuing your work on your movement.  Remember I will be looking for the following on Friday:

What to turn in:

  • Your definition and visual of your Movement. (20pts)
  • A description of your Movement including steps for completion. (10pts)
  • A description of the expected results of your Movement. (10pts)
  • THREE (3) props/products popularizing and teaching about your Movement (items listed above) (30pts)
  • Proof that you have 10+ followers of your movement. (10pts)

 

6-4-13

Posted: June 3, 2013 by mcculloughmg in Uncategorized

Word:  Social Movement

Def:  are large informal groupings of individuals or organizations which focus on specific political or social issues. In other words, they carry out, resist or undo a social change.

Type I:  While your movement may never reach the level of those on this list (CLICK HERE) which would you emulate (reproduce the success of) and why?

 

1.  CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS FOR YOUR FINAL PROJECT – Create A Movement – Social Activism

2.  CLICK HERE FOR A PLANNING SHEET to help get your ideas down

3.  If done early please make sure your volunteer requirement write-up is complete and typed by Wednesday!

6-3-13

Posted: June 3, 2013 by mcculloughmg in Uncategorized
Word: Social Activism
Def: practice of vigorous action or involvement as a means of achieving political or other goals
Type I:  What do you care enough about to achieve change in our current world?
Today we used this graphic organizer to analyze how a social movement is created.  We used the videos below to analyze the steps, members and examples of leaders, followers and types of nonviolent actions.
VIDEO 1
VIDEO 2
VIDEO 3
VIDEO 4