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Sunday, December 6

  1. page Post-research scale edited Action Research Post-evaluation Name _ On a scale of 1 (strongly disagree) to 10(strongly agree),…
    Action Research Post-evaluation Name _
    On a scale of 1 (strongly disagree) to 10(strongly agree), please answer the following questions.
    1. I enjoyed using the teacher’s Wiki-page.
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    2. I prefer using the Wiki-page over more conventional assignments (e.g. paper)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    3. I believe that the Wiki-page assignments increased my learning of the material.
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    4. I would like to continue using the Wiki-page for future assignments.
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    Additional comments:

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    10:07 pm

Tuesday, November 10

  1. page Body langauges quizzes edited Please go to the following sites and take the free online quizzes. After you have taken them, writ…
    Please go to the following sites and take the free online quizzes. After you have taken them, write three sentences of new knowledge gained from taking them. Please turn in the three sentences to Mr. Nell.
    1. http://www.johnboe.com/people_skills_quiz.html
    2. http://www.positive-way.com/body_language_quiz.htm
    3. http://www.kent.ac.uk/careers/interviews/nvc.htm
    4. http://www.usanetwork.com/series/criminalintent/games/bodylanguage/ This one is just for fun so please take it only if you have time.

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    6:21 am

Tuesday, September 22

  1. page Your career presentation edited You will have two class days in order to research the career or careers of your choice. (You may r…
    You will have two class days in order to research the career or careers of your choice. (You may research a second one for extra credit.) You may use a Powerpoint if it is easier for you. You should address the following ten areas:
    1. How this career reflects your personal values
    2. The career's daily task and responsibilities (in general)
    3. Does the career involve working with people, data, things, or a combination of them.?
    4. General working environment (inside/outside)
    5. General working hours
    6. How your current aptitudes and abilities match this career?
    7. How much education and training will be required for this career.
    8. Approximate yearly salary and fringe benefits
    9. General career outlook (Wisconsin and state)- how many jobs will be available in this area?
    10. Potential international career outlook
    Please adress ALL of these areas when presenting to the class. Your presentaion should be at least 4 minutes long. Pictures are a plus!
    You may want to use the Occupational Oulook Handbook as a resource. http://www.bls.gov/oco/

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    8:28 am
  2. page Personality test edited Please take the following test and save/print your results. You will be using these along with you…
    Please take the following test and save/print your results. You will be using these along with your Career Cruising career interest results in order to determine at least one career which you will research. Please use the following link: http://personaldna.com/
    Please remember if you struggle with this assessment, you should ask for assistance.

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    6:17 am

Thursday, September 3

  1. page Welcome to our class webpage edited Type in the content of your page here. Initial discussion questions: In your opinion, what is t…
    Type in the content of your page here.
    Initial discussion questions:
    In your opinion, what is the most important thing that you should learn from this class?
    What has been the most challenging job situation that you have encountered so far? (If you have never worked a part-time job, maybe you would be willing to share a story that another person has shared with you.)
    Please answer the above questions using correct grammar and complete sentences. Each question is worth a maximum of 10 points.

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    6:16 pm

Sunday, August 16

  1. page Learning styles edited Objective: Students will explore their individual learning styles and describe how they can apply …
    Objective: Students will explore their individual learning styles and describe how they can apply this information.
    Time permitted: three periods
    Assignment:
    Write two paragraphs. The first one will describe the student’s individual learning style(s); the other will explain how to apply this information in order to maximize learning.
    Using at least two of the provided websites, the student will take at least two online learning styles instruments. The student will read the results and use the information provided on the website to write up a plan of action on how they will APPLY this knowledge to their classroom learning.
    http://homeworktips.about.com/od/homeworkhelp/a/learningstyle.htm
    This is a VERY informative website which offers many practical tips on how to use your learning style to maximize your acquisition of material.
    http://www.ldpride.net/learning_style.html
    As I mentioned in my journal, this is an excellent survey that can be completed in a few minutes which gives the student more time to research how to actually use the results in the classroom.
    http://www.learningstyles.org/
    This site is another excellent tool for determining a student’s learning style. Utilizing more than one survey allows the student to check the validity of the initial results.
    Self-analysis of learning style:
    (5- excellent, 3- good, 1- poor)
    1. My written summary was adequate.* 5 4 3 2 1
    2. My application section explained my personal application. 5 4 3 2 1
    3. At least one thing that I learned from this experience is:
    4. One topic that I already knew about that was covered in my report:
    5. A question regarding this topic that I will need to research further regarding this specific topic:
    *Complete sentences, sufficient volume, summarized findings, and proper grammar

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    11:34 am

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