September 18, 2009 Archives
Highly Recommended: AP Style Practice Quizzes.
Discussion of story pitches.
If you have been keeping up with your blogging, this assignment will simply involve collecting and reflecting. If there are gaps in your blogging, this is your chance to catch up.
What is your portfolio?
It begins with a richly-linked blog entry that introduces your reader to blog entries that you have created, and discussions from your peers' blogs in which you have participated, as part of a reflective statement on your progress so far.
Examples of portfolios from previous classes have included a no-nonsense list and a more personal essay. Either format is fine, but however you present your work, it's important to me that you specify where each of your posts falls amongst the categories listed below. The same post can count for more than one category, but if you keep re-using the same handful of posts that's probably a sign you can do a little better next time.