I am Ethan (Student Writer)

Hi, my name is Ethan and I am a part of the bloggers group in Film and Multimedia. My ethnicity is Asian, specifically Laotian and Chinese. I’m in the 8th grade and have taken Film and Multimedia since I started middle school in 6th grade. I enjoy this class a lot because I learn a…

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…

Late Work/Re-submissions Deadline Approaches

The final date for all Quarter 1 late work and re-submission is MONDAY, OCT. 14th at MIDNIGHT. There will be no exceptions. The quarter officially ends on Oct. 21, but I’ll need time to completely go through all of the quarter’s assignments to check and score them. Beginning this week, Oct. 7th, all further assigned…

Week Two! @hercules_middle

It’s been an amazing week, and I can feel it all coming together. Students are getting into their routines, kids know where classes are and they’re getting to know their teachers. I’ve got almost everyone’s name down and I’m overjoyed at all the smiling faces (and the sleepy ones). A quick round-up of what’s happened…

Syllabi Galore #ELA and #FILM and #Multimedia

They’re done, they’re complete! The syllabus for ELA 6th and 8th grade is ready for viewing, students will go over it with me in the class on Thursday, 8/22. You can find it online here. Just scroll down to where is says, “Syllabus.” The syllabus for Film and Multimedia, year 1 and 2, is also…

#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…

Thank You @KQED

Yesterday, May 16, my students and I had the pleasure of touring KQED in San Francisco. It was great to see the production studio, the control room, the radio broadcasting studios, and so much more. I think my students found it very interesting and it gave them some direction for their hopes in the film…

Classmates of Multimedia.

                        At Hercules Middle School our multimedia class is very good.                       We have beautiful equipment and we have an excellent teacher, but that is not what I love most about this class.   I…

Contributors Wanted/ Student Contributions

This quarter we’re going to have students complete another contribution to another blog not their own, mine. I expect students to have an idea or a topic by 1/19/18 on what they’ll write about after reviewing my blog and the topics covered. Students will be given access to my blog as a contributor, they’ll submit…

Checking In

For your health I’m excited about the myriad of shows kids are producing. Remember, everyone needs to complete two Film Projects this quarter. The gradebook for the quarter ends on Oct. 20, 2017. The only stipulation is that each film has to be of a different genre. Every film needs to be approved upon completion…