YEARBOOK/JOURNALISM- SEPTEMBER, 2019
DATE

Information/Activities, Projects and Assignments

IMPORTANT YEARBOOK INFORMATION:

WED

10/16

FOR THIS WEEK:

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK: Please catalog your photographs, as needed.

  • VOLLEYBALL: At Front Range Christian on 10/15, at Denver Christian on 10/17
  • FOOTBALL: HOME vs. Flatirons Academy- SENIOR NIGHT on 10/18
  • CROSS COUNTRY: Regional Meet at Lyone on 10/17
  • GIS SPEAKER on 10/17- should be on a Teacher Page.

LAST WEEK'S ASSIGNMENT: I am still missing these from about half of the class. Please complete this TODAY and send me an email to grade your work! Here is the list of NEW SIDE BAR STORIES from last Monday:

STAFF MEMBER TEACHER SIDE BAR STORY
Jacky Mr. Bessire
Spencer Mr. Burkhard (field trip)
Maddy Mrs. Fiscus
Sydney Mr. Garza
Lily Mr. Jeffers
Kayelie Mrs. Lopez
Emalee Mr. Mejia
Ciara Mr. Sky
Abby Mr. O'Brien
Casandra Mr. Sandstrom
Hailey Ms. White
Lexi Ms. Brandt
Riney ?
Savannah Mr. Molina
Melissa Mrs. Larsen
Rianna Ms. Roush

WORK FOR THIS WEEK: OUR TEACHER PAGES ARE DUE NEXT MONDAY! All staff have a teacher's page that needs to be completed THIS WEEK. Please work on putting this together today. Remember to properly caption all images, follow all page rules, spell check your page, etc. ALL ELEMENTS NEED TO BE ON ALL PAGES, READY TO BE FINAL PROOFED AND SENT TO FACTORY!

NO PHOTO ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK, EXCEPT FOR THOSE NEEDED FOR YOUR TEACHER PAGE!

TUE

10/15

FOR THIS WEEK:

LEXI, MADDY, MELISSA, SPENCER: Please find photographers for our Photography Events for this week. Here is the schedule, as best I can understand it-

  • VOLLEYBALL: At Front Range Christian on 10/15, at Denver Christian on 10/17
  • FOOTBALL: HOME vs. Flatirons Academy- SENIOR NIGHT on 10/18
  • CROSS COUNTRY: Regional Meet at Lyone on 10/17
  • GIS SPEAKER on 10/17- should be on a Teacher Page.

WEEKLY ASSIGNMENT: Please work with the staff member that has your Teacher's NEW SIDE BAR STORY that is due today. Help them put your story on their page. Then, please send Mr. B. an email that indicates what story your created for which page. Mr. B. will grade based upon this email. If you do not send an email, you will fail this assignment. Here is the list of NEW SIDE BAR STORIES from last Monday:

STAFF MEMBER TEACHER SIDE BAR STORY
Jacky Mr. Bessire
Spencer Mr. Burkhard (field trip)
Maddy Mrs. Fiscus
Sydney Mr. Garza
Lily Mr. Jeffers
Kayelie Mrs. Lopez
Emalee Mr. Mejia
Ciara Mr. Sky
Abby Mr. O'Brien
Casandra Mr. Sandstrom
Hailey Ms. White
Lexi Ms. Brandt
Riney ?
Savannah Mr. Molina
Melissa Mrs. Larsen
Rianna Ms. Roush

WORK FOR THIS WEEK: OUR TEACHER PAGES ARE DUE NEXT MONDAY! All staff have a teacher's page that needs to be completed THIS WEEK. Please work on putting this together today. Remember to properly caption all images, follow all page rules, spell check your page, etc. ALL ELEMENTS NEED TO BE ON ALL PAGES, READY TO BE FINAL PROOFED AND SENT TO FACTORY!

NO PHOTO ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK, EXCEPT FOR THOSE NEEDED FOR YOUR TEACHER PAGE!

MON

10/14

MR. B. IS OUT TODAY!

FOR THIS WEEK:

LEXI, MADDY, MELISSA, SPENCER: Please find photographers for our Photography Events for this week. Here is the schedule, as best I can understand it-

  • VOLLEYBALL: At Front Range Christian on 10/15, at Denver Christian on 10/17
  • FOOTBALL: HOME vs. Flatirons Academy- SENIOR NIGHT on 10/18
  • CROSS COUNTRY: Regional Meet at Lyone on 10/17
  • GIS SPEAKER on 10/17- should be on a Teacher Page.

WEEKLY ASSIGNMENT: Please work with the staff member that has your Teacher's NEW SIDE BAR STORY that is due today. Help them put your story on their page. Then, please send Mr. B. an email that indicates what story your created for which page. Mr. B. will grade based upon this email. If you do not send an email, you will fail this assignment. Here is the list of NEW SIDE BAR STORIES from last Monday:

STAFF MEMBER TEACHER SIDE BAR STORY
Jacky Mr. Bessire
Spencer Mr. Burkhard (field trip)
Maddy Mrs. Fiscus
Sydney Mr. Garza
Lily Mr. Jeffers
Kayelie Mrs. Lopez
Emalee Mr. Mejia
Ciara Mr. Sky
Abby Mr. O'Brien
Casandra Mr. Sandstrom
Hailey Ms. White
Lexi Ms. Brandt
Riney ?
Savannah Mr. Molina
Melissa Mrs. Larsen
Rianna Ms. Roush

WORK FOR THIS WEEK: OUR TEACHER PAGES ARE DUE NEXT MONDAY! All staff have a teacher's page that needs to be completed THIS WEEK. Please work on putting this together today. Remember to properly caption all images, follow all page rules, spell check your page, etc. ALL ELEMENTS NEED TO BE ON ALL PAGES, READY TO BE FINAL PROOFED AND SENT TO FACTORY!

NO PHOTO ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK, EXCEPT FOR THOSE NEEDED FOR YOUR TEACHER PAGE!

WED

10/9

 

Mr. B. is out today! Please be working hard on your pages for our substitutes! We only have 9 days until ALL STAFF have teacher pages due!

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK: For the upcoming week, please create the NEW SIDEBAR STORY for the Teacher Page of another staff member in the room. We need a diffent teacher for each staff person. Work this out on MONDAY!

Your TEACHER PAGE NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED AND FACTORY READY BY 10/18. This gives you just over TWO WEEKS to finish these pages. EXCUSES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, we have been working on these pages for a month now! Please make sure that your page includes title bar with title (that does not use the teacher's name), page number, page author, proper colors, sidebar story, 2-3 mini-stories with headlines, background legacy word, legacy quote, proper captions and page highlights. If you have not yet completed this, you have something to do!

AD SALES: Melissa. Hailey and Riney, please work on these this week:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years)

TUE

10/8

BELLRINGER: ALL HOMECOMING PHOTOGRAPHS NEED TO BE PROCESSED TODAY! Please do this now. You will be putting 3-5 or more photographs into the proper HOMECOMING folders on the Q: Drive by the end of class today. All photos should be properly NAMED and FILEINFO'd. If you do not properly name and place your photographs, you will receive a poor grade for this large assignment. I will be grading these in class today!

We also discuss TOMORROW and how we will be proceeding with substitutes.

JOURNALISM STUDENTS: Please show me your progress (notes in notebook, completed assignments online) today, so that I can give you a grade in the gradebook.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK: For the upcoming week, please create the NEW SIDEBAR STORY for the Teacher Page of another staff member in the room. We need a diffent teacher for each staff person. Work this out on MONDAY!

Your TEACHER PAGE NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED AND FACTORY READY BY 10/18. This gives you just over TWO WEEKS to finish these pages. EXCUSES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, we have been working on these pages for a month now! Please make sure that your page includes title bar with title (that does not use the teacher's name), page number, page author, proper colors, sidebar story, 2-3 mini-stories with headlines, background legacy word, legacy quote, proper captions and page highlights. If you have not yet completed this, you have something to do!

AD SALES: Melissa. Hailey and Riney, please work on these this week:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years)

FRI

10/4

BELLRINGER: Almost all of the Homecoming Week photographs should be taken, except for Football Game, Royalty, Dance and Parade. Please spend time today sorting out these photographs, properly naming them and using fileinfo to put on captions. SAVE THESE TO THE PROPER FOLDERS, so that I can grade your work!

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK: HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK!

Your TEACHER PAGE NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED AND FACTORY READY BY 10/18. This gives you just over TWO WEEKS to finish these pages. EXCUSES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, we have been working on these pages for a month now! Please make sure that your page includes title bar with title (that does not use the teacher's name), page number, page author, proper colors, sidebar story, 2-3 mini-stories with headlines, background legacy word, legacy quote, proper captions and page highlights. If you have not yet completed this, you have something to do!

AD SALES: Melissa and Riney, please see me!

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

WED

10/2

BELLRINGER: CAPTION WORKSHOP- "Captions in Depth" Slide Show and discussion, followed by the "Photo Captioning Exercise" Assignment- 4 Photos, one good caption for each photo. This will be a graded assignment, 7.5 points for each caption. When you are done, check YOUR SIDEBAR STORY on your Teacher's Page and make sure that it fits this captioning method! If not, FIX IT!

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK: HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK!

Your TEACHER PAGE NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED AND FACTORY READY BY 10/18. This gives you just over TWO WEEKS to finish these pages. EXCUSES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, we have been working on these pages for a month now! Please make sure that your page includes title bar with title (that does not use the teacher's name), page number, page author, proper colors, sidebar story, 2-3 mini-stories with headlines, background legacy word, legacy quote, proper captions and page highlights. If you have not yet completed this, you have something to do!

AD SALES: Please see the assigned businesses that we need to sell still for our Yearbook. If your name is connected to a business, please visit with this business over the next week and make a yearbook ad sale:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

MON

9/30

&

TUE

10/1

BELLRINGER: This is HOMECOMING WEEK! Please make sure that you are completing your HOMECOMING PHOTOGRAPHY! We need these photos, once the event is done, the chance for photographs is lost forever.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK: HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK!

WE DISCUSS the grades for the TEACHER SIDEBAR STORIES. Those went into the book this morning and NINE STAFF received incomplete or failing grades for this assignment. FIX THESE IMMEDIATELY!

Your TEACHER PAGE NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED AND FACTORY READY BY 10/18. This gives you THREE WEEKS to finish these pages. EXCUSES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, we have been working on these pages for a month now! Please make sure that your page includes title bar with title (that does not use the teacher's name), page number, page author, proper colors, sidebar story, 2-3 mini-stories with headlines, background legacy word, legacy quote, captions and page highlights. If you have not yet completed this, you have something to do!

AD SALES: Please see the assigned businesses that we need to sell still for our Yearbook. If your name is connected to a business, please visit with this business over the next week and make a yearbook ad sale:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

JOURNALISM STUDENTS: REESE and TAMIKA:

JOURNALISM STUDENTS: Please make an account on ALISON.COM, using your school email address. You will be responsible for the DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM COURSES on Alison.com. In addition to reviewing all course material for each section and module, students will be responsible for TAKING NOTES in the notebook provided by Mr. B. You will submit these to Mr. B. for grading at the end of each week. You CAN use your notes on any assessments that you need to take on Alison.com. Please get right to work creating your account and beginning your modules today.

FRI

9/27

BELLRINGER: Mr. B. is becoming very disenchanted with the phone situation in Yearbook class. If he sees ANY phones being accessed in class, they will be taken away and given to Mr. Yaussi. If you need to use your phone for something, ask for permission!

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • VOLLEYBALL: 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • FOOTBALL: 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • CROSS COUNTRY: 9/27 @ Sweetheart Invitational- Loveland High School

PHOTOGRAPHERS: SORT AND CATALOG YOUR PHOTOS!

HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK (THINGS START NEXT SUNDAY!

AD SALES: Please see the assigned businesses that we need to sell still for our Yearbook. If your name is connected to a business, please visit with this business over the next week and make a yearbook ad sale:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

CAN'T FIND ANYTHING ELSE TO DO? Your TEACHER PAGE should have all elements on it by now, including title bar, page number, page author, colors, sidebar, background legacy word, legacy quote, etc. If you don't have these on your page yet, you have something to do!

DUE TODAY: THE SIDEBAR ASSIGNMENT:- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment. After you complete your SIDEBAR ASSIGNMENT, please work on putting all of your TEACHER PAGE material together, now that we have a TEMPLATE.

DUE MONDAY: THREE FRIENDS PHOTOS: PHOTOGRAPHY ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK: Please take a series of THREE PHOTOGRAPHS on the theme of FRIENDS. These photos should be of three different sets of friends, but should look like the photos are from the same set of photos. Put these in the proper PHOTOGRAPHY_ASSIGNMENTS FOLDER. Make sure to properly NAME and FILEINFO this photographs.

WED

9/25

BELLRINGER: A quarter of the year is gone. Let's do a QUARTERLY CHECK-IN for YEARBOOK. Please answer the questions honestly!

FOR TODAY:

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • VOLLEYBALL: 9/24 @ Dayspring Christian, 9/26 @ Heritage Christian, 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • FOOTBALL: 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • CROSS COUNTRY: 9/27 @ Sweetheart Invitational- Loveland High School
  • SOFTBALL: 9/24 home vs. Brush, 9/26 home vs. Platte Valley

HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK (THINGS START NEXT SUNDAY!

AD SALES: Please see the assigned businesses that we need to sell still for our Yearbook. If your name is connected to a business, please visit with this business over the next week and make a yearbook ad sale:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

DID YOU SELL AN AD SO FAR THIS YEAR? Please visit with MELISSA THIS WEEK to make sure that she has your COPY for your advertisement and that we have billed your business for payment, if necessary!

CAN'T FIND ANYTHING ELSE TO DO? Your TEACHER PAGE should have all elements on it by now, including title bar, page number, page author, colors, sidebar, background legacy word, legacy quote, etc. If you don't have these on your page yet, you have something to do!

POOR GRADE IN YEARBOOK CLASS? PLEASE SEE MR. B. AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!

DUE SOON:

  • THREE FRIENDS PHOTOS: PHOTOGRAPHY ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK: Please take a series of THREE PHOTOGRAPHS on the theme of FRIENDS. These photos should be of three different sets of friends, but should look like the photos are from the same set of photos. Put these in the proper PHOTOGRAPHY_ASSIGNMENTS FOLDER. Make sure to properly NAME and FILEINFO this photographs.
  • DUE FRIDAY- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • Work on putting all of your TEACHER PAGE material together, now that we have a TEMPLATE.
  • I NEED HHS PHOTOS FOR MR. BAKER ASAP!

TUE

9/22

FOR TODAY:

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • VOLLEYBALL: 9/24 @ Dayspring Christian, 9/26 @ Heritage Christian, 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • FOOTBALL: 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • CROSS COUNTRY: 9/27 @ Sweetheart Invitational- Loveland High School
  • SOFTBALL: 9/24 home vs. Brush, 9/26 home vs. Platte Valley
  • Esports: First practice this week?

HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK (THINGS START NEXT SUNDAY!

AD SALES: Please see the assigned businesses that we need to sell still for our Yearbook. If your name is connected to a business, please visit with this business over the next week and make a yearbook ad sale:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

DID YOU SELL AN AD SO FAR THIS YEAR? Please visit with MELISSA THIS WEEK to make sure that she has your COPY for your advertisement and that we have billed your business for payment, if necessary!

CAN'T FIND ANYTHING ELSE TO DO? Your TEACHER PAGE should have all elements on it by now, including title bar, page number, page author, colors, sidebar, background legacy word, legacy quote, etc. If you don't have these on your page yet, you have something to do!

POOR GRADE IN YEARBOOK CLASS? PLEASE SEE MR. B. AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!

DUE TODAY:

  • THREE FRIENDS PHOTOS: PHOTOGRAPHY ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK: Please take a series of THREE PHOTOGRAPHS on the theme of FRIENDS. These photos should be of three different sets of friends, but should look like the photos are from the same set of photos. Put these in the proper PHOTOGRAPHY_ASSIGNMENTS FOLDER. Make sure to properly NAME and FILEINFO this photographs.
  • DUE FRIDAY- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • Work on putting all of your TEACHER PAGE material together, now that we have a TEMPLATE.
  • I NEED HHS PHOTOS FOR MR. BAKER ASAP!

MON

9/21

FOR TODAY:

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • VOLLEYBALL: 9/24 @ Dayspring Christian, 9/26 @ Heritage Christian, 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • FOOTBALL: 9/27 @ Holyoke
  • CROSS COUNTRY: 9/27 @ Sweetheart Invitational- Loveland High School
  • SOFTBALL: 9/24 home vs. Brush, 9/26 home vs. Platte Valley
  • Esports: First practice this week?

HERE IS THE HOMECOMING PHOTO ASSIGNMENT TABLE. MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE WEEK (THINGS START NEXT SUNDAY!

AD SALES: Please see the assigned businesses that we need to sell still for our Yearbook. If your name is connected to a business, please visit with this business over the next week and make a yearbook ad sale:

  • Jay's Automotive in Eaton (5 year customer)- Maddy
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton (8+ year customer)- Ciara
  • Nunn Telephone (8+ year customer)- Melissa
  • Pizza Plus (8+ year customer)- Spencer
  • Nunn Storage? Has this been sold?
  • Austin and Austin- (50 year customer)- Hailey
  • Double J Lamb Feeders (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Double J Meat Processing- (10+ year customer)- Riney
  • Fagerberg Produce- (customer for 6 out of the last 8 years) Maddy
  • Greeley Tribune- Melissa

DID YOU SELL AN AD SO FAR THIS YEAR? Please visit with MELISSA THIS WEEK to make sure that she has your COPY for your advertisement and that we have billed your business for payment, if necessary!

POOR GRADE IN YEARBOOK CLASS? PLEASE SEE MR. B. AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!

DUE TODAY:

  • THREE PHOTO PORTRAITS: Put these in the proper PHOTOGRAPHY_ASSIGNMENTS FOLDER. Make sure to properly NAME and FILEINFO this photographs.
  • PHOTOGRAPHY ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS WEEK: Please take a series of THREE PHOTOGRAPHS on the theme of FRIENDS. These photos should be of three different sets of friends, but should look like the photos are from the same set of photos.
  • DUE FRIDAY- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • Work on putting all of your TEACHER PAGE material together, now that we have a TEMPLATE.
  • I NEED HHS PHOTOS FOR MR. BAKER ASAP!

FRI

9/20

FOR TODAY:

AD SALES: We review our Ad sales. A number of our regular customers have not been approached yet and I would like to try to make those sales. I will take volunteers to sell these companies over the next two weeks.

  • Jay's Automotive
  • NAPA Auto in Eaton
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Nunn Telephone
  • Pizza Plus
  • Sunrise Lumber?
  • Nunn Storage?
  • Austin and Austin
  • Double J Lamb Feeders
  • Double J Meat Processing
  • Fagerberg Produce
  • Greeley Tribune
  • ANY energy or oil companies in this area.

WE DISCUSS JOURNALISM CLASS: A number of staff members have not been submitting work or making progress on their pages over the last couple of weeks. These students are now failing this course. Any student that still has a failing grade in Yearbook on the 1st of October will be moved over to our online DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM COURSE. You will no longer be responsible for any Yearbook pages and will spend 3rd Period reviewing online lessons and taking quizzes and tests regarding how to be a Journalist. You will also be responsible for bi-weekly Journalism writing assignments. This will likely take the rest of the semester to complete and you will need to complete the online course to pass the class.

FOR THIS WEEK:

  • I am willing to take our three PHOTO PORTRAITS assignment on MONDAY. If you do not have them on Monday, you will receive a zero. NO EXTENSIONS!
  • For next week- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • Work on putting all of your TEACHER PAGE material together, now that we have a TEMPLATE.
  • I NEED HHS PHOTOS FOR MR. BAKER ASAP!

WED

9/18

FOR TODAY: We review our PAGE TEMPLATE, with NOTATIONS. Now that we have our design for the pages of our book, please work on getting your TEACHER PAGES completed. One completed, factory ready page is due from each staff member by OCTOBER 15th. This gives you a full month to complete a single yearbook page.

FOR THIS WEEK:

  • Your three PHOTO PORTRAITS that we discussed on Friday are due THIS FRIDAY.
  • For next week- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • WE NEED TO PLAN HOMECOMING COVERAGE!

DUE BY THE END OF CLASS TODAY:

  1. Sports Interview Assignment from last week. Please copy your interview into the sports folder and write up your paragraph regarding your interview on Google Docs. Share that paragraph with Mr. B. and with the author of that page.
  2. Being Funny Photographs: This series of three photographs should be properly named and "fileinfo'd" and put into the proper folder on the Q: Drive. As of MONDAY MORNING, there was ONE folder submitted for this assignment.

TUE

9/17

We review our cover. Do we want to make any changes?

PHOTO EVENTS FOR THE WEEK:

  • VOLLEYBALL- 9/17 at Union Colony,
  • FOOTBALL- 9/20 home vs. Valley
  • CHEER- 9/20 MINI CHEER at the Football Game.
  • CROSS COUNTRY- 9/21 at LYONS
  • SOFTBALL- 9/17 at Valley, 9/19 home vs. Sterling, 9/21 at Strasburg
  • TUESDAY DONUTS: Entrepreneurship and eSports fundraiser.

FOR THIS WEEK:

  • Your three PHOTO PORTRAITS that we discussed on Friday are due THIS FRIDAY.
  • For next week- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • WE NEED TO PLAN HOMECOMING COVERAGE!

DUE TOMORROW:

  1. Sports Interview Assignment from last week. Please copy your interview into the sports folder and write up your paragraph regarding your interview on Google Docs. Share that paragraph with Mr. B. and with the author of that page.
  2. Being Funny Photographs: This series of three photographs should be properly named and "fileinfo'd" and put into the proper folder on the Q: Drive. As of MONDAY MORNING, there was ONE folder submitted for this assignment.

MON

9/16

DANA VISITS TO FINALIZE OUR COVER.

PHOTO EVENTS FOR THE WEEK:

  • VOLLEYBALL- 9/17 at Union Colony,
  • FOOTBALL- 9/20 home vs. Valley
  • CHEER- 9/20 MINI CHEER at the Football Game.
  • CROSS COUNTRY- 9/21 at LYONS
  • SOFTBALL- 9/17 at Valley, 9/19 home vs. Sterling, 9/21 at Strasburg
  • TUESDAY DONUTS: Entrepreneurship and eSports fundraiser.

FOR THIS WEEK:

  • Your three PHOTO PORTRAITS that we discussed on Friday are due THIS FRIDAY.
  • For next week- Please complete a SIDEBAR for your teacher's page in the yearbook. This will include PHOTOS of an activity in one of the teacher's classes, as well as a story regarding that event, complete with a QUOTE. Have these photos and story uploaded to your page by NEXT FRIDAY. This will be a graded 50 point assignment.
  • WE NEED TO PLAN HOMECOMING COVERAGE!

DUE TODAY:

  1. Sports Interview Assignment from last week. Please copy your interview into the sports folder and write up your paragraph regarding your interview on Google Docs. Share that paragraph with Mr. B. and with the author of that page.
  2. Being Funny Photographs: This series of three photographs should be properly named and "fileinfo'd" and put into the proper folder on the Q: Drive. As of MONDAY MORNING, there was ONE folder submitted for this assignment.

FRI

9/13

FOR TODAY:

  1. We need to review some Photography issues pertaining to Yearbook:

  2. FOR THIS WEEK's PHOTO PROJECT: "BEING FUNNY"- Take a series of at least three photographs of Highland staff or students doing something funny. Make sure that these are quality photos that show faces, emotions and tell a story. You can set these up, if necessary, but the best photos would be ones that are spontaneous. These photos need to be properly named and fileinfo'd and put into your staff folder by MONDAY of next week.
  3. THIS WEEK'S INTERVIEW PROJECT: Your writing assignment for this week- INTERVIEW AND RECORD a person involved with SPORTS of some sort here at HHS. I would like interviews with some COACHES, PLAYERS, CAPTAINS and FANS of HHS sports. You will be asking them about their sporting event of LAST WEEK. You will SAVE this recorded interview into the proper SPORT folder and you will send a Google Doc to Mr. B. with a 1-2 paragraph story about this interview by FRIDAY OF THIS WEEK.
  4. TODAY IS A WORK DAY ON TEACHER PAGES. All staff need to be finishing up their Teacher Interview/Masking Project, due by the end of class today. This is being pushed back until today because of Power Outages and Q: Drive Issues. Make sure you have it completed!
    • Staff need to have completed an INTERVIEW with one of their teachers. This needs to be recorded and your recording should be in the STAFF folder.
    • Your interview should be turned into a STORY of 1-2 paragraphs that needs to be on your teachers page in a text box.
    • Staff need to have taken a PHOTO of their teacher, preferably a full-body photo. This photo should also be in the STAFF folder.
    • Staff needs to have MASKED their staff photo using the information in this tutorial- MASK IMAGES. This MASK needs to be properly saved as a TIFF files with TRANSPARENCY and uploaded to yearbookavenue.com in the proper folder. Then, the MASK needs to be placed on the TEACHER pages.
  5. BUSINESS AD PROJECT: Please havea your completed YELLOW SLIPS to MELISSA today for business ad sales. I will be counting these entered ad sales for the contest today. This project will be worth 75 points (25 points for each sale).
  6. THE BUSINESS AD COMPETITION: The staff member with the LARGEST NUMBER OF BUSINESS ADS by MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th will receive two awards- A FREE 2020 YEARBOOK and a really amazing secret prize (trust me, you WANT this prize!) from Mr. B.
  7. PHOTOGRAPHERS: MANAGE YOUR PHOTOS TODAY!
  8. THINGS THAT NEED TO BE DONE ASAP:
    1. Enter BOOK SALES from the start of the year (MELISSA).
    2. Set up PHOTO FOLDERS on the Q: Drive and on Yearbookavenue.com (Emalee).
    3. PAGE DESIGN TEMPLATES.
    4. FINALIZE COVER (Dana to visit on 9/16)

MON

9/9

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TUE

9/10

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WED

9/11

FOR TODAY:

  1. PHOTOS FOR THE WEEK:
    • FOOTBALL- Varsity: None this week. JV HOME tonight!
    • VOLLEYBALL- 9/10 @ Clear Creek, 9/13 vs. Denver Academy (C only),
    • SOFTBALL- 9/10 home vs. Lyons
    • ACADEMICS-
    • EVENTS- FBLA running the concessions at the JV Football game tonight,
  2. FOR THIS WEEK's PHOTO PROJECT: "BEING FUNNY"- Take a series of at least three photographs of Highland staff or students doing something funny. Make sure that these are quality photos that show faces, emotions and tell a story. You can set these up, if necessary, but the best photos would be ones that are spontaneous. These photos need to be properly named and fileinfo'd and put into your staff folder by MONDAY of next week.
  3. THIS WEEK'S INTERVIEW PROJECT: Your writing assignment for this week- INTERVIEW AND RECORD a person involved with SPORTS of some sort here at HHS. I would like interviews with some COACHES, PLAYERS, CAPTAINS and FANS of HHS sports. You will be asking them about their sporting event of LAST WEEK. You will SAVE this recorded interview into the proper SPORT folder and you will send a Google Doc to Mr. B. with a 1-2 paragraph story about this interview by FRIDAY OF THIS WEEK.
  4. TODAY IS A WORK DAY ON TEACHER PAGES. All staff need to be finishing up their Teacher Interview/Masking Project, due by the end of class today. This is being pushed back until today because of Power Outages and Q: Drive Issues. Make sure you have it completed!
    • Staff need to have completed an INTERVIEW with one of their teachers. This needs to be recorded and your recording should be in the STAFF folder.
    • Your interview should be turned into a STORY of 1-2 paragraphs that needs to be on your teachers page in a text box.
    • Staff need to have taken a PHOTO of their teacher, preferably a full-body photo. This photo should also be in the STAFF folder.
    • Staff needs to have MASKED their staff photo using the information in this tutorial- MASK IMAGES. This MASK needs to be properly saved as a TIFF files with TRANSPARENCY and uploaded to yearbookavenue.com in the proper folder. Then, the MASK needs to be placed on the TEACHER pages.
  5. BUSINESS AD PROJECT: Please havea your completed YELLOW SLIPS to MELISSA today for business ad sales. I will be counting these entered ad sales for the contest today. This project will be worth 75 points (25 points for each sale).
  6. THE BUSINESS AD COMPETITION: The staff member with the LARGEST NUMBER OF BUSINESS ADS by MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th will receive two awards- A FREE 2020 YEARBOOK and a really amazing secret prize (trust me, you WANT this prize!) from Mr. B.
  7. PHOTOGRAPHERS: MANAGE YOUR PHOTOS TODAY!
  8. THINGS THAT NEED TO BE DONE ASAP:
    1. Enter BOOK SALES from the start of the year (MELISSA).
    2. Set up PHOTO FOLDERS on the Q: Drive and on Yearbookavenue.com (Emalee).
    3. PAGE DESIGN TEMPLATES.
    4. FINALIZE COVER (Dana to visit on 9/16)

FRI

9/6

FOR TODAY:

  1. TODAY IS A WORK DAY ON TEACHER PAGES. All staff need to be working on their Teacher Interview/Masking Project, due by the end of class today.
    • Staff need to have completed an INTERVIEW with one of their teachers. This needs to be recorded and your recording should be in the STAFF folder.
    • Your interview should be turned into a STORY of 1-2 paragraphs that needs to be on your teachers page in a text box.
    • Staff need to have taken a PHOTO of their teacher, preferably a full-body photo. This photo should also be in the STAFF folder.
    • Staff needs to have MASKED their staff photo using the information in this tutorial- MASK IMAGES. This MASK needs to be properly saved as a TIFF files with TRANSPARENCY and uploaded to yearbookavenue.com in the proper folder. Then, the MASK needs to be placed on the TEACHER pages.
  2. BUSINESS AD PROJECT: Please contact the business listed for you in the assignment sheet, a family member and another business (many are available, there is a list of 25 or so companies in the assignment sheet.) This project will be worth 75 points (25 points for each sale). Your ads are due on MONDAY of next week! I want to see VERY LIMITED leaving of the classroom today for Business Ads. You have too many things to work on!
  3. THE BUSINESS AD COMPETITION: The staff member with the LARGEST NUMBER OF BUSINESS ADS by MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th will receive two awards- A FREE 2020 YEARBOOK and a really amazing secret prize (trust me, you WANT this prize!) from Mr. B.
  4. PHOTOGRAPHERS: MANAGE YOUR PHOTOS TODAY!
  5. THINGS THAT NEED TO BE DONE ASAP:
    1. Enter BOOK SALES from the start of the year (MELISSA).
    2. Set up PHOTO FOLDERS on the Q: Drive and on Yearbookavenue.com (Emalee).
    3. PAGE DESIGN TEMPLATES.
    4. FINALIZE COVER (Dana to visit on 9/16)

WED

9/4

FOR TODAY:

  1. WEEKLY PHOTOGRAPHS: Volleyball- 9/3 home, 9/5 @Valley, Football- 9/6 @Academy, Softball 9/3 @ University
  2. TODAY IS A WORK DAY ON TEACHER PAGES. All staff need to be working on their Teacher Interview/Masking Project, due on FRIDAY. All staff will be responsible for learning how to MASK IMAGES from their backgrounds, a skill that we use CONSTANTLY in Yearbook class. To learn this skill, staff will complete the MASKING TUTORIAL. When you have mastered the technique, please take a photograph of your TEACHER for your teacher page and MASK the image for placement on your page. By Friday, you are expected to have a complete recorded interview with your teacher, with your 1-2 paragraph story from that interview on your Teacher's page, as well as a MASKED photograph of your teacher, properly cut out, saved and uploaded and placed on your teacher's page.
  3. BUSINESS AD PROJECT: Please contact the business listed for you in the assignment sheet, a family member and another business (many are available, there is a list of 25 or so companies in the assignment sheet.) This project will be worth 75 points (25 points for each sale). Your ads are due on MONDAY of next week! I want to see VERY LIMITED leaving of the classroom today for Business Ads. You have too many things to work on!
  4. THE BUSINESS AD COMPETITION: The staff member with the LARGEST NUMBER OF BUSINESS ADS by MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th will receive two awards- A FREE 2020 YEARBOOK and a really amazing secret prize (trust me, you WANT this prize!) from Mr. B.
  5. PHOTOGRAPHERS: MANAGE YOUR PHOTOS TODAY!
  6. THINGS THAT NEED TO BE DONE ASAP:
    1. Enter BOOK SALES from the start of the year (MELISSA).
    2. Set up PHOTO FOLDERS on the Q: Drive and on Yearbookavenue.com (Emalee).
    3. PAGE DESIGN TEMPLATES.
    4. FINALIZE COVER (Dana to visit on 9/16)

TUE

9/3

FOR TODAY:

  1. WEEKLY PHOTOGRAPHS: Volleyball- 9/3 home, 9/5 @Valley, Football- 9/6 @Academy, Softball 9/3 @ University
  2. MASKING: ALL STAFF will be responsible for learning how to MASK IMAGES from their backgrounds, a skill that we use CONSTANTLY in Yearbook class. To learn this skill, staff will complete the MASKING TUTORIAL. When you have mastered the technique, please take a photograph of your TEACHER for your teacher page and MASK the image for placement on your page. This is due by BLOCK PERIOD NEXT WEEK.
  3. TEACHER PORTRAITS/LEGACY INTERVIEWS and MASKS are due on FRIDAY of this week.
  4. BUSINESS AD PROJECT: The business ad project is posted up. Please contact the business listed for you in the assignment sheet, a family member and another business (many are available, there is a list of 25 or so companies in the assignment sheet.) This project will be worth 75 points (25 points for each sale). Your ads are due in two weekends!
  5. THE BUSINESS AD COMPETITION: The staff member with the LARGEST NUMBER OF BUSINESS ADS by MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th will receive two awards- A FREE 2020 YEARBOOK and a really amazing secret prize (trust me, you WANT this prize!) from Mr. B.
  6. PHOTOGRAPHERS: MANAGE YOUR PHOTOS TODAY!
  7. THINGS THAT NEED TO BE DONE ASAP:
    1. Enter BOOK SALES from the start of the year (MELISSA).
    2. Set up PHOTO FOLDERS on the Q: Drive and on Yearbookavenue.com (Emalee).
    3. PAGE DESIGN TEMPLATES.
    4. FINALIZE COVER (Dana to visit on 9/8)