Assessing for Class Readiness

September 23rd, 2008 by jmcclurken

Today, I’d like to start class with a discussion of our readiness.

class-assessment

[Hat tip to Dr. Campbell for this idea.]

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Key Aspects of the Lives of Soldiers during the American Civil War

September 15th, 2008 by jmcclurken

Keep these categories in mind as you do the reading for Thursday.

  1. Discipline
  2. Camp Life
  3. Disease
  4. Fighting
  5. Death
  6. Desertion
  7. Prison

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The List of Weekly Discussion Leaders…

September 5th, 2008 by jmcclurken

…is now posted under the Discussion Leader tab.

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Get a del.icio.us account

September 3rd, 2008 by jmcclurken

Delicious is what’s known as a social bookmarking site. In simplest terms it’s a way to keep track of online sites, blog postings, YouTube videos, whatever you want. See http://tools.umwblogs.org/delicious/ for a quick summary.

Sign up for your own account at http://del.icio.us and send me your username via email.

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Use tags in your post

August 28th, 2008 by jmcclurken

Put “fsem100rr” in the tag box so that all of your posts make it into the Student Blogs tab (also seen here).  Make sure to tag it this way so we can see it and you can get credit for all the posts.

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Get a Blog!

August 25th, 2008 by jmcclurken

Your first job is to go to UMW Blogs.org and sign up for a blog of your own. Then shoot me an email with the name of your blog (it doesn’t have to be your name) and create your first post (a brief introduction of yourself and your interest in this course).

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Welcome to Prof. McClurken’s Fall 2008 FSEM: When Americans Came Marching Home

August 17th, 2008 by jmcclurken

This is the central site for FSEM100RR…. Welcome!

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