Books and Equipment check-outs!

I’ve scheduled Aug. 31 and Sept. 2, from 12-1pm, as the days that I’ll be checking out books and equipment for students. Year 1 students, you’ll need to come by to check out your Video textbook. This will also be the time to check-out a camcorder if you don’t have anything to create videos with…

Crazy Times and School Closure – Q4 Begins

Hello and welcome back to school – sort of. It seems like the whole world has turned upside down for some of us, while others may be sitting at home wondering what all the fuss is about. I wanted to give students a little information about what’s taking place right now and what to expect…

Q3 is Ending Soon

Hello to all my parents and students and readers, Q3 is ending soon!!!! Can you believe it? The school year just zooms bye. Here are a few updates on classes and the direction we’ll be taking as we leave Q3 and head into Q4. The Elders – 8th grade We’re just getting into the nuts…

@StudySync is Problematic for Resubmitted/Late Work.

English classes need to double check the work they completed late or resubmitted and double check that I’ve updated the score on PowerSchool. Every assignment was gone through on Tuesday and Wednesday, 10/15-10/16, to update scores but there are now a plethora of assignments with dates of completion before 10/14 that are showing up which…

#Donate Your Stuff #RPG #Film

Alright! I’m jumping into my end-of-year donation drive early for 2019. I’m taking stuff, stuff, and more stuff if you’re looking to get rid of a few things around the house (money is great too). There are two different things I’m taking donations for – let me explain. World of Dragons This is a Roll…

Supervisor Applications #YouGotThis #BeALeader #ItsGoodtobetheKing

Supervisor applications are being accepted. If you’d like more responsibility for some extra credit now’s the time to submit your application for supervisor. Your extra responsibilities are as follows: complete a weekly short eval of all crew members you’re responsible for (5-7 students) produce all film crew projects act as liaison between your crew and…

HMS Club Documentaries

There are so many amazing clubs on campus, students are doing some wonderful things. Please pick a club to do a documentary on. Speak with the adviser of that club to ensure they’d like to have a video created about their work. The guidelines for the video are as follow: Minimum of 3 minutes from…

Study of Camera Shots

We’ve taken a look at different camera shots, we’ve even completed short films that used a variety of camera shots. What we’ll do now is look at the effects of different camera shots, and for that we’ll look to the professionals. We’re going to look at two things: What camera shots are being used by…