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Weekly Activities: Week 1

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Yahoo Group Tasks: Week 1

(These tasks have already been posted in the Yahoo Group messages.)



New! Join the EVO Kick-Off Ceremony!            (January 11th, 2009 at 17:00 GMT)

For details on how to join other EVO participants in officially beginning the 2009 EVO sessions,  see message #286 in our Yahoo Group.


2. Post an introduction for yourself. In the introduction, give your name, gender, location, time zone (+/- GMT), and tell a little about who you are and what you do. Also, list the IDs (Yahoo, MSN, Skype, Twitter, etc.) that  you use for online communication.
3. Upload a photo of yourself to the Photos folder shown in the left-hand sidebar menu. Choose 2009 Participants within the Photos folder.

Complete the online Preassessment Survey for this seminar. You can find it here:




 Read and watch the following: 


Answer the following questions in the comment area bellow in this page:


  1. What is/are literacies for you?
  2. What do you think of Michael Wesch's video?














Additional Tasks: Week 1

(These tasks have not been posted in the Yahoo Group messages.)



Go to the Participants page in this wiki. In it, you will find a table. In the table, type your complete name and the name you prefer (for example, your given name or a nickname) for communication in Multilit 2009. Follow the example entry. Do not change the font color or style or add additional information: simply type your complete name and your contact name as in the example.


2. Take a look at additional readings posted for Week 1.

Events Schedule

01/17/09 Saturday 04:00 GMT to 05:00

Informal conversation with Kim Cofino in Elluminate http://tinyurl.com/y3eh to discuss Making the Shift Happen (Always Learning, Feb 24, 2008): 

Read about it here: http://mscofino.edublogs.org/2008/02/24/making-the-shift-happen/


Listed on Webheads Events Calendar

01/18/09 Sunday noon GMT to 14:00
Webheads weekly meeting for two hours—noon to 14:00 GMT at http://www.tappedin.org
01/18/09 Sunday 14:00 GMT to 15:00

Informal conversation with Vance Stevens in Elluminate http://tinyurl.com/y3eh, to discuss developments since Revisiting Multiliteracies in Collaborative Learning Environments: Impact on Teacher Professional Development (TESL-EJ, Volume 10, Number 2: http://www.tesl-ej.org/ej38/int.html


Listed on Webheads Events Calendar







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