YEARBOOK/JOURNALISM- JANUARY, 2020
DATE

Information/Activities, Projects and Assignments

IMPORTANT YEARBOOK INFORMATION:

TUE

1/27

FOR TODAY: (Many staff out for the DRIVE SMART PROGRAM.)

WORK ON ANY FEBRUARY DEADLINE PAGES, including all of the STUDENT LIFE pages that were left incomplete last deadline! This includes TRENDS, HIDDEN TALENTS, PARA/ADMIN, SIBLINGS, SOFTBALL, CROSS COUNTRY AND YEARBOOK PAGES.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • 1/28: Drive Safe Program- 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (SPENCER)
  • 1/28: Girls/Boys Basketball @ Twin Peaks, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/29: Combined League Honor Choir @ UCCC Greeley- 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/29: Nutrition Class Trip to Wal-Mart- 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  • 1/29: HOLA Meeting- 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • 1/30: Wrestling Home vs. University (Senior Night), 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/31: Girls (V)/Boys (JV) Basketball @ Nederland-5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 2/01: Knowledge Bowl @ Sterling- 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • 2/01: Wrestling @ Valley Invite- 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • DUE TODAY: WEEKLY PHOTO ASSIGNMENT- THREE PEOPLE. Make sure your photo and caption are placed in the proper folder for grading. About 40 percent of this class have close to failing grades because they are not turning in these weekly photography assignments!
  • DUE 2/3: WEEKLY PHOTO ASSIGNMENT- CHRONOLOGICAL PHOTOGRAPH, please include an extended caption on your photograph!

JANUARY PHOTO PROJECTS ARE DUE NEXT MONDAY!

JACKY: Please begin work on the JOURNALISM ASSIGNMENT- CLUB HISTORY today. This paper is due on February 5, 2020. Your topic for your paper is FFA!

WORK ON ANY PAGES THAT YOU CAN TODAY!

MON

1/26

FOR TODAY:

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • 1/28: Drive Safe Program- 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (SPENCER)
  • 1/28: Girls/Boys Basketball @ Twin Peaks, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/29: Combined League Honor Choir @ UCCC Greeley- 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/29: Nutrition Class Trip to Wal-Mart- 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  • 1/29: HOLA Meeting- 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • 1/30: Wrestling Home vs. University (Senior Night), 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/31: Girls (V)/Boys (JV) Basketball @ Nederland-5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 2/01: Knowledge Bowl @ Sterling- 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • 2/01: Wrestling @ Valley Invite- 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • DUE TODAY: WEEKLY PHOTO ASSIGNMENT- THREE PEOPLE. Make sure your photo and caption are placed in the proper folder for grading. About 40 percent of this class have close to failing grades because they are not turning in these weekly photography assignments!
  • DUE 2/3: WEEKLY PHOTO ASSIGNMENT- CHRONOLOGICAL PHOTOGRAPH, please include an extended caption on your photograph!

JANUARY PHOTO PROJECTS ARE DUE NEXT MONDAY!

We discuss DAY IN THE LIFE.

WORK ON ANY PAGES THAT YOU CAN TODAY!

FRI

1/24

FOR TODAY: We discuss our JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES and how we met our deadline on Wednesday evening. We also discuss staff members that are just NOT doing their job on the book and what will be happening with those staff members in the future.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • 1/24: HS Girls (JV,V)/Boys (C,JV,V) Basketball Home vs. Heritage Christian (Mini Cheer) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/25: HS Wrestling @ Platte Valley Invite 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • 1/25: Night at the Museum 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/27: THREE PEOPLE PHOTOGRAPHS: Please take two photographs with EXACTLY three (HHS) people in them. Use FILEINFO to attach a caption as to what these people are doing. BONUS POINTS if this is a CLUB ACTIVITY!

We still need SENIOR PHOTOS of DAKOTA SCRIVER. Can someone please see if it would be possible to take those today?

WED

1/22

FOR TODAY: We need to finish our JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES. These MUST be sent to the factory by MIDNIGHT TONIGHT or we are LATE on our deadline.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • 1/23: HS Wrestling @ Lyons 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/24: HS Girls (JV,V)/Boys (C,JV,V) Basketball Home vs. Heritage Christian (Mini Cheer) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/25: HS Wrestling @ Platte Valley Invite 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • 1/25: Night at the Museum 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/27: THREE PEOPLE PHOTOGRAPHS: Please take two photographs with EXACTLY three (HHS) people in them. Use FILEINFO to attach a caption as to what these people are doing. BONUS POINTS if this is a CLUB ACTIVITY!

We still need SENIOR PHOTOS of DAKOTA SCRIVER. Can someone please see if it would be possible to take those today?

We need to work on SENIOR BABY ADS. LILY- SEE ME ABOUT THIS.

TUE

1/21

FOR TODAY: We need to finish our JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES. These MUST be sent to the factory by MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY or we are LATE on our deadline.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE WEEK:

  • 1/23: HS Wrestling @ Lyons 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/24: HS Girls (JV,V)/Boys (C,JV,V) Basketball Home vs. Heritage Christian (Mini Cheer) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1/25: HS Wrestling @ Platte Valley Invite 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • 1/25: Night at the Museum 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 1/27: THREE PEOPLE PHOTOGRAPHS: Please take two photographs with EXACTLY three (HHS) people in them. Use FILEINFO to attach a caption as to what these people are doing. BONUS POINTS if this is a CLUB ACTIVITY!

THE OFFICE IS GOING A NUTS! We promised them SENIOR PHOTOS for Loic, Edsel and Dakota BEFORE WINTER BREAK and we do not have them yet. Can we please do these? We are also missing Senior Photos from LEXI and from BRITTNEY WALSH!

FRI

1/17

FOR TODAY:

  • WE QUICKLY DISCUSS OUR LOST PHOTOS AND THE NEW BLUE DRIVE!
  • WORK ON JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES! These need to be done RIGHT NOW!
  • PHOTOGRAPHY: We go over the Photography assignments for the week. Here are the athletics for the week, please sign up for your JANUARY PHOTO PROJECT, if you have not done so.
    • 1/14: HS Girls/Boys Basketball Home vs. Union Colony (JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/16: HS Wrestling @ Eaton 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 1/17: HS Girls/Boys Home vs. Clear Creek (G JV, V/B C,JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/18: HS Wrestling @ Strasburg Tournament 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 1/15: Ms. Peterson- Food Bank Field Trip
    • 1/18: KNOWLEDGE BOWL TOURNAMENT, HOME from 8:00 am to 230 pm.

WED

1/15

FOR TODAY:

  • WORK ON JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES! These need to be done RIGHT NOW!
  • HAILEY- We need to finish and submit the BESSIRE PAGE!
  • LEXI: We need to talk about the Chrono Pages.
  • PHOTOGRAPHY: We go over the Photography assignments for the week. Here are the athletics for the week, please sign up for your JANUARY PHOTO PROJECT, if you have not done so.
    • 1/14: HS Girls/Boys Basketball Home vs. Union Colony (JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/16: HS Wrestling @ Eaton 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 1/17: HS Girls/Boys Home vs. Clear Creek (G JV, V/B C,JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/18: HS Wrestling @ Strasburg Tournament 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 1/15: Ms. Peterson- Food Bank Field Trip
    • 1/18: KNOWLEDGE BOWL TOURNAMENT, HOME from 8:00 am to 230 pm.
  • DUE TODAY: LUNCH photo assignment. Please place your photo with 2-3 sentence caption in the proper folder on the Q: Drive.

TUE

1/14

BELLRINGER: Please complete the JANUARY DEADLINE WORK COMPLETED FORM. This will be a 50 point assignment, so be thorough when you document your work for the last week.

FOR TODAY:

  • WORK ON JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES! These need to be done RIGHTNOW!
  • HAILEY- We need to finish and submit the BESSIRE PAGE!
  • PHOTOGRAPHY: We go over the Photography assignments for the week. Here are the athletics for the week, please sign up for your JANUARY PHOTO PROJECT, if you have not done so.
    • 1/14: HS Girls/Boys Basketball Home vs. Union Colony (JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/16: HS Wrestling @ Eaton 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 1/17: HS Girls/Boys Home vs. Clear Creek (G JV, V/B C,JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/18: HS Wrestling @ Strasburg Tournament 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 1/15: Ms. Peterson- Food Bank Field Trip
    • 1/18: KNOWLEDGE BOWL TOURNAMENT, HOME from 8:00 am to 230 pm.
  • DUE TODAY: CLUBS casual photo assignment. Please place your photo with 2-3 sentence caption in the proper folder on the Q: Drive.

MON

1/13

FOR TODAY:

  • PHOTOGRAPHY: We go over the Photography assignments for the week. Here are the athletics for the week, please sign up for your JANUARY PHOTO PROJECT, if you have not done so.
    • 1/14: HS Girls/Boys Basketball Home vs. Union Colony (JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/16: HS Wrestling @ Eaton 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 1/17: HS Girls/Boys Home vs. Clear Creek (G JV, V/B C,JV,V) 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1/18: HS Wrestling @ Strasburg Tournament 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 1/15: Ms. Peterson- Food Bank Field Trip
    • 1/18: KNOWLEDGE BOWL TOURNAMENT, HOME from 8:00 am to 230 pm.
  • DUE TODAY: CLUBS casual photo assignment. Please place your photo with 2-3 sentence caption in the proper folder on the Q: Drive.
  • WORK ON JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES! These need to be done by tomorrow, so that these pages can be submitted by Friday.
  • HAILEY- See me about the BESSIRE PAGE!
  • TOMORROW, Mr. B. will be asking about your contributions to the January Deadline Pages, please be ready for this.

FRI

1/10

WORK DAY: For today, staff needs to be working on JANUARY DEADLINE. We have lots of pages and lots of material that needs to be created to be ready by Monday. Please do what you can to help (remember, this will be an assignment on TUESDAY- "What did you do to help fininsh the January Deadline pages?"

STAFF COMBINATIONS: To gather forces to be able to complete our January Deadline pages, I am assigning staff pairs to work together to complete our pages. Please meet with your partner TODAY to plan what needs to be completed on your January Pages and get the work done and the pages made! Here are my Staff Pairs:

  • RINEY and RIANNA: Working on the Lunch Page
  • MR. B. and LILY: Working on the Siblings Page
  • SPENCER and JACKIE: Working on the Hidden Talents Page.
  • LEXI and SYDNEY: Working on the Yearbook Page
  • MELISSA and ABBY: Working on the Trends Page
  • CIARA and EMALEE: If you need help or a person to work with, see Mr. B.!

JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES:

  • ACADEMIC DIVIDER: Ready to send, pending final proofing.
  • ADMIN PAGE: Good mask. Two photos. One small story and a caption. Page is only about 25 percent complete. Need photos and stories, especially of Mrs. Bailey.
  • SPECIAL NEEDS/PARAS PAGE: Done and at factory.
  • LUNCH PAGE: We had some photos on that page, but they are now gone. Staff needs to kick in and create some content for this page! Editor needed to help put this page together if we are going to make deadline.
  • FASHION: Good masks, good layout idea. Needs more photos/stories/quotes.
  • SIBLINGS: Interesting idea, some good photos and quotes, but the page layout needs to come together. This needs to be much closer to complete by the end of the day.
  • TRENDS: One mask (a yearbook staff member), one photo and one extended caption. This page is about 15 percent complete. This needs attention!
  • HIDDEN TALENTS: Two photos and captions. Not much else. This needs work!
  • CROSS COUNTRY: We have some photos and a story. Not much else. This really needs to be addressed.
  • SOFTBALL: Do we want to turn this into an Eaton Sports page and include Swimming, as well?
  • CLUBS/YEARBOOK: Lots of photos, a story or two. This page needs to be finished up ASAP!
  • ADS PAGE: We need to try to finish off the ads for 144-145 this week.

PHOTO ASSIGNMENT FOR THE WEEK: Please remember that you have a CLUB CASUAL PHOTO ASSIGNMENT, due on MONDAY.

WED

1/8

WORK DAY: For today, staff needs to be working on JANUARY DEADLINE. We have lots of pages and lots of material that needs to be created to be ready by Monday. Please do what you can to help (remember, this will be an assignment on TUESDAY- "What did you do to help fininsh the January Deadline pages?"

STAFF COMBINATIONS: To gather forces to be able to complete our January Deadline pages, I am assigning staff pairs to work together to complete our pages. Please meet with your partner TODAY to plan what needs to be completed on your January Pages and get the work done and the pages made! Here are my Staff Pairs:

  • RINEY and RIANNA: Working on the Lunch Page
  • MR. B. and LILY: Working on the Siblings Page
  • SPENCER and JACKIE: Working on the Hidden Talents Page.
  • LEXI and SYDNEY: Working on the Yearbook Page
  • MELISSA and ABBY: Working on the Trends Page
  • CIARA and EMALEE: If you need help or a person to work with, see Mr. B.!

JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES:

  • ACADEMIC DIVIDER: Ready to send, pending final proofing.
  • ADMIN PAGE: Good mask. Two photos. One small story and a caption. Page is only about 25 percent complete. Need photos and stories, especially of Mrs. Bailey.
  • SPECIAL NEEDS/PARAS PAGE: Done and at factory.
  • LUNCH PAGE: We had some photos on that page, but they are now gone. Staff needs to kick in and create some content for this page! Editor needed to help put this page together if we are going to make deadline.
  • FASHION: Good masks, good layout idea. Needs more photos/stories/quotes.
  • SIBLINGS: Interesting idea, some good photos and quotes, but the page layout needs to come together. This needs to be much closer to complete by the end of the day.
  • TRENDS: One mask (a yearbook staff member), one photo and one extended caption. This page is about 15 percent complete. This needs attention!
  • HIDDEN TALENTS: Two photos and captions. Not much else. This needs work!
  • CROSS COUNTRY: We have some photos and a story. Not much else. This really needs to be addressed.
  • SOFTBALL: Do we want to turn this into an Eaton Sports page and include Swimming, as well?
  • CLUBS/YEARBOOK: Lots of photos, a story or two. This page needs to be finished up ASAP!
  • ADS PAGE: We need to try to finish off the ads for 144-145 this week.

PHOTO ASSIGNMENT FOR THE WEEK: Please remember that you have a CLUB CASUAL PHOTO ASSIGNMENT, due on MONDAY.

TUE

1/7

WELCOME BACK:

FOR TODAY:

  1. We discuss RESPONSIBILITY in Yearbook for the coming semester. Things will be a little different this year!
  2. Where are we? Update on our JANUARY DEADLINE.
  3. ACTIVITIES FOR THE COMING WEEK THAT NEED COVERAGE:
    • 1/8 (W): Basketball (both) at Severance (where Mr. Lind is now!)
    • 1/9: (TH) Wrestling at Estes Park
    • 1/10: (F) Basketball (both) at Custer County (west of Pueblo) Varsity and JV, teams and managers will be staying overnight in Trinidad.
    • 1/11: (S) Wrestling at Lyons Invitational
    • 1/11: (S) Basketball (both) at Hoehne (south of Pueblo)
  4. We discuss WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS: These will mostly be short photo and writing assignments and will need to be completed by MONDAY of a week following the assignment. This week's photo assignment: CLUBS! Get a casual photo of a students this is involved in a CLUB. Please include a 1-2 sentence CAPTION with your photo that outlines what they are doing in the photograph (bonus points if the person is actively doing a CLUB activity). Save these photos to the proper PHOTO_ASSIGNMENTS folder.
  5. We discuss ACTIVITY PHOTO PROJECTS: We are going to change the way we do some activity photography projects this semester. Each staff member is responsible for at least ONE sports or out of the classroom curricular activity or extra-curricular activity photo session per MONTH. This will include a portfolio of at least 5 good photographs and a related TWO PARAGRAPH story regarding the event. These will be FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED. HERE IS THE TRACKING SHEET FOR THIS. Examples of acceptable photo sessions:
    • an athletic event, such as a basketball game, wrestling match, esports match, cheer competition, etc.
    • an extra-curricular event, such as a Knowledge Bowl tournament, an FFA trip, an FBLA competition, etc.
    • an classroom curricular activity, such as a field trip, a band concert or a play performance.
    • A student activity, such as MORP, Prom, etc.

THINGS THAT NEED IMMEDIATE ATTENTION:

    • SENIOR BABY ADS: We need to send out a group email to Senior Parents as soon as possible regarding these. Mrs. Jensen will help, we just need to put together the email.
    • SENIOR PAGES: We need to make sure that we have QUOTES, SENIOR PHOTOS and PERSONALITY PHOTOS for all seniors.
    • YEARBOOK ORDER FORMS: We need to get the latest order forms to Mrs. Valentine.
    • JANUARY DEADLINE PAGES NEED TO BE COMPLETED BY NEXT MONDAY!