Transcript: Impactful Major Achivements Who was Chinua Achebe? Served as an ambassador (representative) When Biafra was trying to become a separate state Became a writer (founded Citadel Press) Founded with Christopher Okigbo Wrote poems and articles "America has enough novelists writing about her, and Nigeria too few.” Worked at many universities Nigeria, Massachusetts ('72 & '87) Connecticut (‘75) Returned Nigeria (‘76) wrote 'Anthills of the Savanna' Back to US- Stanford, Dartmouth, etc. "Chinua Achebe Biography." Encyclopedia of World Bibliography. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://www.notablebiographies.com/A-An/Achebe-Chinua.html> "Chinua Achebe." 2005 New Student Reading Project. Cornell University, n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://reading.cornell.edu/reading_project_05/about.html>. "Chinua Achebe." The Economist. The Economist Newspaper, 30 Mar. 2013. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://www.economist.com/news/obituary/21574453-chinua-achebe-africas-greatest-storyteller-died-march-21st-aged-82-chinua-achebe> "Chinua Achebe - The Day I Finally Met James Baldwin." AFRICAN, BLACK & DIASPORIC HISTORY. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://diasporicroots.tumblr.com/post/14398965046/chinua-achebe-the-day-i-finally-met-james>. Daniel. "Government Officials Receive Prof. Chinua Achebe’s Body." INFORMATION NIGERIA. N.p., 21 May 2013. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://www.informationng.com/2013/05/photonews-government-officials-receive-prof-chinua-achebes-body-as-it-arrives-in-nigeria.html>. "Things Fall Apart." Amazon. Amazon.com, n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004478AS4/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?ie=UTF8&btkr=1>. Staff Writers. "Master MLA Formatting and Style." OnlineCollegeCourses.com. N.p., 30 Nov. 2012. Web. 10 Apr. 2016. <http://www.onlinecollegecourses.com/2012/11/30/master-mla-formatting-and-style/>. Late Years Unhappy with “African” books demeaning and inaccurate Wrote "Things fall apart" (1950) Won awards and became a play Igbo people were thought to be 2nd class to Nigerians "A Man of the People" in response This book was published around military take over Works Sited (pronounced CHIN-you-ah Ah-CHAY-bay) Born In the Igbo (Eee-boh) town of Ogidi on November 16, 1930. He was the fifth child Originally named Albert after Prince Albert. Igbo name chosen in college Learned English at 8 years old Father was a teacher at a catholic school Educated, English-speaking family held a privileged political position in the Nigerian Power Structure. Political Crusader Won Common Wealth Poetry Prize “Christmas in Biafra” New Statesman-Jock Campbell Award “Arrow of God” Revised various honors Honorary Fellowship of the American Academy Institute of Arts and Letters Over twenty honorary doctorates in different countries Awarded Man Booker International Prize Nigerian National Merit Award Nigeria's highest award for intellectual achievement Was said to be the most influential African writer Successful First Effort Involved in a car accident in Nigeria while celebrating his birthday ('90) left paralyzed from waist down Went back to US because of the accident (better medical care) accepted a teaching position at Bard College (New York) Visited his homeland ('99) Was honored for his dedication Died March 21st 2013 from an illness Early Years
Transcript: Templates A house style is a set of rules. These rules format a document. Examples - Font style and size Text should be right, left or justified. How text should be presented. What is a house style? Templates is a tool for ensuring that all documents or pages have a standard layout, look and feel. Changes made to the templates automatically update any pages or documents which are based on the templates. how does a template be used to create a constant housestyle By Vj + David Templates make consistant house style. Templates provide a document with a standard pre-set layout or format
Transcript: Example of a Jeopardy Template By: Laken Feeser and Rachel Chapman When creating without a template... http://www.edtechnetwork.com/powerpoint.html https://www.thebalance.com/free-family-feud-powerpoint-templates-1358184 Example of a Deal or No Deal Template PowerPoint Game Templates There are free templates for games such as jeopardy, wheel of fortune, and cash cab that can be downloaded online. However, some templates may cost more money depending on the complexity of the game. Classroom Games that Make Test Review and Memorization Fun! (n.d.). Retrieved February 17, 2017, from http://people.uncw.edu/ertzbergerj/msgames.htm Fisher, S. (n.d.). Customize a PowerPoint Game for Your Class with These Free Templates. Retrieved February 17, 2017, from https://www.thebalance.com/free-powerpoint-games-for-teachers-1358169 1. Users will begin with a lot of slides all with the same basic graphic design. 2. The, decide and create a series of questions that are to be asked during the game. 3. By hyper linking certain answers to different slides, the game jumps from slide to slide while playing the game. 4. This kind of setup is normally seen as a simple quiz show game. Example of a Wheel of Fortune Template https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Wheel-of-Riches-PowerPoint-Template-Plays-Just-Like-Wheel-of-Fortune-383606 Games can be made in order to make a fun and easy way to learn. Popular game templates include: Family Feud Millionaire Jeopardy and other quiz shows. http://www.free-power-point-templates.com/deal-powerpoint-template/ Quick video on template "Millionaire" PowerPoint Games Some games are easier to make compared to others If users are unsure whether or not downloading certain templates is safe, you can actually make your own game by just simply using PowerPoint. add logo here References Example of a Family Feud Template PowerPoint Games are a great way to introduce new concepts and ideas You can create a fun, competitive atmosphere with the use of different templates You can change and rearrange information to correlate with the topic or idea being discussed. Great with students, workers, family, etc. For example: With games like Jeopardy and Family Feud, players can pick practically any answers. The person who is running the game will have to have all of the answers in order to determine if players are correct or not. However, with a game like Who Wants to be a Millionaire, the players only have a choice between answers, A, B, C, or D. Therefore, when the player decides their answer, the person running the game clicks it, and the game will tell them whether they are right or wrong.
Transcript: By: Joselyn Young The Most Impactful Invention of the 18th Century What was the most impactful invention? The 18th century was a crazy time for new ideaś and amazing inventions that officially impacted the world in more ways than one. How it Came About It all started out in the year 1748 when WIlliam Cullen found out how to create an artificial cooling unit although it was just a process and not the final product and no one was really that interested in it William Oliver Jacob ..~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~.. ..~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~.. ~Claim~ The refrigerator is the most impactful invention of the 18th century. Why it was the most impactful It was designed to create a cooling atmosphere What problems did it solve Problem Solving: people didn’t have to worry about their food going bad and catching food poisoning! How it changed life in america -How to changed life in America- Refrigerators are found in just about every home and most grocery stores use them because it keeps the product from spoiling. What problems were solved?? ~Solving Problems~ Refrigerator creates a cooling space that that removes heat from whatever is in the chamber ...refrigeration is the process of cooling a space or substance below environmental temperature and that is a very important feature ... Why it was the Most impactful How it changed life in America Small markets began to be edged out by supermarkets, which could offer food in larger quantities. Wrap it up! Counter Argument: Some disagree that the Refrigerator is one of the most impactful inventions. Rebuttal the typewriter was important for multiple reasons but it didn't make that big of an impact Conclusion Conclusion: the refrigerator is one of the most impactful inventions of the 18th century... :Noisulcnoc Resources https://www.history-magazine.com/refrig.html states ¨Refrigeration is the process of cooling a space or substance below environmental temperature. ¨ & As stated on the website http://www.whoinvented.org/who-invented-refrigerator/ where they said “William Cullen of University of Glasgow developed a process for creating an artificial cooling medium¨
Transcript: At the temple, we had a Carom board competition. In order to have participated, you must have paid a $20 fee.I organized the Carom Boards and asked for donations. In all, I raised $1,092. With the money, the temple purchased building materials for their new welcome center. This will allow people to have a center for meetings and will allow people to inquire about the temple I am Siddhu Pachipala. I am 11 years old. Wanting to make an impact on the world, I explored my community for opportunities. After inquiring, I learned that there was an opportunity in the Hindu Temple of the Woodlands. Contribution Overall, this community service experience has benefited both myself and the temple. It has allowed me meet new people and devote my passion to a greater cause. I hope you enjoyed learning about what I did for community service! This community service has been a fun experience that has allowed me to meet new people and devote my passion to a greater cause. The temple will benefit from my assistance greatly. Opportunity Impact on Myself Impact on Community Impactful All About Me As there was an upcoming carom board competition, the temple was in need of help. When I arrived, there was a plethora of things to complete. Carom Carom, similar to pool, is a game in which with a flick of a finger, strike a striker disk with a flick of the finger to make contact with and move disks called carrom men, which are propelled into one of four corner pockets. This game originated in India. In America, this game is known as disk flicking. Conclusion
Transcript: Social learning network for teachers & students Create assignments, files & notices Discussion forum for class groups Retrieve homework Penzu Furl Shanna Wood 10/5/12 Web 2.0 Tools Multiple technology tools increase ability to learn Providing students with technology that they would not normally have Positive effect of student learning Student engagement & hands on with technology Encourage creativity Audio broadcast converted to MP3 or other playback device Listener can choose what they listen to and download Can be used for class presentations, lecture & literacy Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere Web 2.0 is a term coined in 1999 to describe web sites that use technology beyond the static pages of earlier web sites Blogs Emerging Technologies Reflection Edmodo Ways that Penzu can be implemented into the classroom:Warm-Up Activities Daily journaling Writing Essay's Introduction Penzu is a simple service written on rails, that allows you to write and save private notes or posts with images, print the entry, or share it by email or submit as assignment Podcasts Enhance learning, creativity & collaboration Easier to share global wide Web 2.0 tools are today's tomorrow Possibilities & future are endless Social bookmarking site that enables students and teachers to share their favorite sites with each other. This can be helpful for research, projects or sharing tutorial sites, with peers. Teachers can also use this site to share ideas on lesson plans or fun ways to teach while keeping students engaged in learning. Daily post Personal reflections Only owner can make changes Class discussion forum
Transcript: Row cells in a table that are arranged horizontally. Templates Template is a reuseable pattern that you can use to lay out elemts on a web page. Title Graphic, also called a page header is an image that appears at the top every page on a web site. Table an item consiting of colums and rows that is used to organize a web page's content. Logo is a symbol used to represent a business or an organization. Column cells in a table that are arrange vertically.
Transcript: Whats a Template? A template is a reusable pattern that you can use to lay out elements on a webpage. A logo is a symbol used to represent a buisness or an organization A tItle GRAPHIC IS AN IMAGE THAT APPEARS AT THE TOP OF EVERY PAGE ON A WEBSITE a tABLE CONSISTS OF vERTICAL COLUMNS AND hORIZONTAL ROWS, EACH INDIVIDUAL SQUARE WITHIN A CELL IS CALLED A CELL. a nAVIGATION BUTTON IS A BUTTON THAT USERS CLICK TO LOCATE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND TO NAVIGATE TO OTHER WEBPAGES A HOVER BUTTON IS A NAVIGATION BUTTON THAT CHANGES APPEARANCE WHEN TOUCHED OR CLICKED BY A MOUSE POINTER INTERACTIVE BUTTON IS A BUTTON THAT LETS USERS KNOW A ACTION HAS TAKEN PLACE A RELATED GROUP OF HORIZONTALLY OR VERTICALLY ALIGNED LINKS IS CALLED A LINK BAR fOOTERS USUALLY CONTAIN COPYRIGHT INFORMATION, DATES, CONTACT INFO, AND TEXT LINKS tHAT WAS ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ON PAGES 171-182! bY JAGGER THOM
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