Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Putting the Pop in Culture
Transcript of Putting the Pop in Culture
Putting the POP in Culture!
What is pop culture?
"[T]he entirety of ideas, perspectives, attitudes, memes, images and other phenomena that are preferred by an informal consensus within the mainstream of a given culture . . ." ~Wikipedia
by Megan Chambers & Amy Taylor
Lee's Summit West High School
Why should we care?
"...the stunning fact is that we do not fully know what literacy is. The assumption that it is simply a matter of the skills of reading and writing does not even begin to approach the fundamental problem: what are reading and writing for?"
"Transliteracy: Crossing divides by Sue Thomas, Chris Joseh, et al. First Monday, volume 12, number 12, 3 December 2007
"People produce, read, and interpret texts in communities, not in isolation. Communities reach consensus about interpretation...literacy cannot be described, therefore, in broad terms as a set of universal skills and abstractable processes. Rather, literacy is in constant flux and embedded in cultural situations, each situation nuanced and different from others."
"Critical information literacy: implications for instructional practice by James Elmborg. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, vol. 32 number 2, pages 192-199.
The community that surrounds a tv show/movie/book etc. Fanfiction writers, artists, poets, and cosplayers are all members of that fandom. Fandoms often consist of message boards, livejournal communities, and people. ~Urban Dictionary
Roger's Playlist -
Marissa Meyer's Inspiration Playlist - http://www.marissameyer.com/extras/playlist/
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to
the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety
to life and to everything. ~Plato
"Adult librarians are like lazy bakers: their patrons want a jelly doughnut, so they give them a jelly doughnut. Childrens [YA] librarians are ambitious bakers: 'You like the jelly doughnut? I'll get you a jelly doughnut. But you should try my cruller, too. My cruller is gonna blow your mind, kid'". ~John Green, author
The Common Core State Standards provide a consistent, clear understanding of what students are expected to learn, so teachers and parents know what they need to do to help them
~ Common Core State Standards
Are you a FAN?
Hollywood vs. History
Teen Read Week
Humans vs. Zombies Game Directions: http://goo.gl/niUwh
Thanks for coming & please fill out the session evaluation the METC app!
Book Trailers on YouTube
Canterbury Tales Project
Book Club Field Trips
What's Playing? display
Movie Premiere Parties
Critical information literacy: implications for instructional practice by James Elmborg. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, vol. 32 number 2, pages 192-199.
"Pop Culture." Wikipedia. Web. 06 Apr. 2013.
"Transliteracy: Crossing divides by Sue Thomas, Chris Joseh, et al. First Monday, volume 12, number 12, 3 December 2007.
"Urban Dictionary: Fandom." Urban Dictionary. Web. 09 Apr. 2013.
Photo Credits-in order of appearance
Daughter of Smoke and Bone Characters
excel - http://goo.gl/ZXz4i
wiki - http://goo.gl/jvC0H
Create Your Own Infographic
Summer Reading Infographic
Come to our other sessions:
W2-Plagiarism Prevention: A Whole School Approach
W4- The Re-Imagined Library