For this project, you will create a journal from the perspective of one of the filibusters, empresarios, or other famous people we have discussed in class. This will be done with a PowerPoint presentation. Remember that there is some basic advice on this website (like how to use find, copy, paste, etc.)
This assignment will be for a test grade; it will be due on Friday, October 27 by 4:00 p.m.
Stuff on this page
What your journal will include
Each journal will include a minimum of five entries. These entries will include:
- At least 100 words (about as long as the box) about a major part in the person’s life. It can even be about the person’s upcoming death!
- A source for the information you have used. Each entry must use a different source of information.
- A picture or other visual aid.
________ Content (60 points)
Are the journal entries accurate? Are they the required length? Do they cover major events in the person’s life?
________ Images (20 points)
Does each entry have an image? Does the image relate to the person and the entry?
________ Editing (20 points)
Is your writing clear and understandable? Is it free of basic grammar and spelling mistakes?
________ Bonus (10 points)
You will be awarded up to 10 bonus points for adding extra visuals to your presentation, including backgrounds, extra images, slide transitions, etc. Note that you will not earn any bonus points if you have not earned at least 40 out of 60 points for content.
Please note: deadlines, rubrics, instructions and anything else on this page may change, but all changes will be announced in class as well as on Skyward messaging (email). If you have any questions about this assignment, please email [email protected].