Week 1 – June 22 (Wednesday)

Wednesday Lab

  • Finalize “what are new media?” mini-lecture (multimedia)
  • Demo eReserve
  • Create WordPress blogs
  • Practice using assignment submittal form

Part 1: Multi-Media

Part 2: eReserve

Part 2: WordPress

  • Create student blogs using Word Press ; please use your UWNetID as your login/account name if it is available. That will make your WordPress URL <uwnetid.wordpress.com>
  • Experiment with the Dashboard (configuration changes)
  • Edit the existing (“Hello, World”) blog post; change the category from “uncategorized” to “in-class assignment”
  • Create a new blog post, 200-300 words, on how you use digital media in your life everyday. Categorize the blog post “in-class assignment”
  • Post the blog URL (link) using TypeWith.Me
  • Post the initial blog post URL (link) using Assignment Submittal Form

Assignments For Next Week

  • Everyone : reading assignment

About Kathy E. Gill (@kegill)

Digital evangelist, writer, teacher. Webmaster at King County Elections; educator at UW. Transplanted Southerner; teach newbies to ride motorcycles! @kegill, gplus.to/kegill, http://wiredpen.com

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