Week Eight

1. Watch the video about hashtags. It might try to get you to sign up for the site, but don't do it.
2. Answer the questions in a Word document or type in the response box on Edmodo:
  1. What symbol marks the beginning of a hashtag?
  2. What happens when you click on a hashtag?
  3. List three reasons why some one would use a hashtag.
  4. If you had one hashtag to describe the school year, what would it be?
  5. BONUS: What popular photo-sharing site uses hashtags?

Week Seven

You can use a Word document or put the answers in the comment box in the Edmodo assignment.

1. Go to Google Images and in the search box type: Atari Breakout. Explain what happened.
2. That is an example of an Internet Easter Egg. Define an Internet Easter Egg in your own words.
3. Explain the steps to another Easter Egg that can be accessed today.

Week Six

Progress Reflection

You do not have to do a Word document, you can go to the assignment in Edmodo and enter your answers in the comment box.

1. Log into SchoolMax to find your grade for this class. Record the percentage for #1
2. Are you missing any assignments? If the answer is yes, you need to list the names of the missing assignments.
3. Explain your success or struggle in this class. What are the behaviors that have led you to this point? If you put "I don't know" or "IDK" as an answer, then you will receive an automatic zero for this assignment.
4. How do you plan to do better or maintain your grade? Need at least one plan of action.
5. Do you need anything from me to help you be successful or stay successful? I REALLY WANT TO KNOW. 

Please Turn in this assignment!

Week Five

This warm-up is a little different and worth more points. Click on the link to learn more about the assignment.

Week Four

1. Watch the Video

2. Open a New Word document.

3. Use the video and your own thoughts to answer the following questions.

  1. How can what you post effect other people? Give an example.
  2. The video states that there are 3 questions to consider before you post, what are the questions?
  3. What happens when you try to delete a picture online?
  4. You take a picture of yourself with your friends. What should you do before posting it?
  5. When posting a video, comment, or video, should you tag other people? Why or why not?
  6. What is the simple motto of the video?
  7. Go to SchoolMax and check your grade in this class. Take a screenshot of your average and paste it in your document.
4. There is an assignment in Edmodo called "Warm-up Week Four." You can attach your word file.

Week Three

1. Go to Brainpop.com
2. Login   Username: benjamintasker   Password: brainpop
3. Search for......

    8th Grade: Filmmaking
    7th Grade: Mp3
    6th Grade: Traditional Animation

4. Watch the video
5. Take the Graded Quiz
6. Once you are HAPPY with your score, use the snipping tool to take a screenshot of your score.
7. Then go to Activities--> Complete ONE activity by entering the answers--> take a screenshot of your work.
8. Attach your screenshot file in the Warm-Up week 3 assignment in Edmodo.

Week Two

1. Click here to view an infographic about cyberbullying. Use this infographic to answer the following questions on a new Word document.

2. Answer the following questions:
  1. Define cyberbulling in your own words.
  2. What % of kids don't tell their parents that they are being cyberbullied? Why do they not tell their parents?
  3. What % of kids believe bullying online is a serious problem?
  4. How many bullies are actually caught?
  5. What % of kids who have been bullied have also posted mean comments online?
  6. What are some of the emotions of kids that are being bullied?
  7. What could you do if you found out your friend was being bullied online?

3. Look for the Warm-Up Week Two assignment. Click on "Turn In" and attach your file.

Week One

1. Watch the video.

2. Open a new Word Document.  Go to Start --> Search Microsoft Word --> Click on the program to open it.
3. Add your Name, Grade Level, and Date
4. Answer the following questions:
  1. According to the video, how is being online like real life?
  2. What is the first basic rule of playing safe online?
  3. What personal information should you never post online?
  4. Why should you be careful about what you post even when only your friends can see it?
  5. How can you respect yourself online?
  6. How can you stay safe when meeting new people online.

5. Save your work & submit this document on Edmodo.