Journal Assignment: “A (Personal) 2DO List”
Extra Credit Due Week Fourteen
Journal assignment: “Seven Wonders of Your World”
Journal assignment: "Everyone has a Story"
Reading Assignment: "Hero on the Iowa River"
Journal assignment: "Taking Stock"(Option #1) or "Taking Stock" (Option #2)
Reading Assignment: Enough: The Time Cost of Stuff
Calculate your own ecological footprint – bring results to class http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/index.php/GFN/page/personal_footprint/
Journal assignment: 1) "Taking (a different kind of) Stock" (Option #1) or
2) "Taking (a different kind of) Stock" (Option #2)
Side assignment: Create a “life card”
Working Two Weeks Ahead
Journal Assignment: “Take Back Your Time Day” - Student choice
Mid-term Exam Review
“Take Back Your Time Day” Student choice – (from Week Seven)
Journal assignment: 1) "The Artistic Touch" or 2) "Voice for a Generation"
Journal assignment: "Creating Social Capital"
Reading Assignment: “Two Sides of the Moon: The Honor Killing of Hatun Sürücü”
Journal assignment: "The Ad-man"
Journal assignment: "Leisure through the Lifespan"
Calculate your own life expectancy – bring results to class.
http://www.northwesternmutual.com/learning-center/the-longevity-game.aspx (This site is maintained by the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company; a series of questions links behavior to aging and helps students figure out long they can expect to live. Everyone should be able to complete the information.)
http://www.livingto100.com/ (Asks for some detailed information)
http://www.deathclock.com/ (This site offers a tool that will calculate future life expectancy. Very simplistic)
Reading Assignment: Studs Terkel’s Chicago Tribune Obituary
Journal assignment: "A Letter of Gratitude"
Extra credit volunteer service hours due
“Personal 2do List” Verifications due (Extra credit from Week Two)
Final Exam Review
Week Sixteen – May 10th begins Exam Week
Final Exam Week
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