Week

  1

2

 3

Assignment

Bio Page
Travel
Airfare

Differences in Travel Cost

Maps Page

Ground Transportation

Readings | Instructional videos

Web page to Word

  1. In Firefox, choose Save Page as ...
  2. Right-mouse click on the saved document and open with MS Word
  3. Editing in Word

Travel:

  1. Huberman
  2. H. Peterson
  3. Why Americans don't travel
  4. Wollaston review of Long way Round

Readings and Assignment

Making a Maps Page

Example


Ground Transpor-
tation cost
for a 3-week trip
to the chosen destination

Template

bio.htm

travel.htm

cost.htm

ground.htm

Due

Jan. 25

Feb. 1
Feb. 8 & 15

Feb. 22

Mar. 1

Mar. 8

Grading

 50 pts for bio with picture; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

50 pts; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission
50 pts for well-researched page with screen captures and low price; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

50 pts for correct list of inexpensive countries and screen captures of airfare and lodging costs; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

100 pts for a good set of maps and screen captures that would help in travel and to better understand the region; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

50 pts for well-researched ground transportation options w/ screen captures for verifcation; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

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4

 5

6

Assignment

 Around the World

Image Page

 Street View

 Regional Page

Itinerary

Final Exam
Readings

Around the World

Google Street View

Example: Pacific Region

Itinerary

Take Home Exam
Available April 19
Template

around.htm

Due

Mar. 15

Mar. 29

Apr. 5

Apr. 12

Apr. 19

Apr. 26
Grading

50 pts for well-researched around the world page with screen captures for verifcation;extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

100 pts for good set of pictures and well-written captions; 10 pts for forum contribution, ontime submission

100 pts for good Street View page; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

100 pts for well-researched and well-written geographic description of the country or region; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

100 pts for doable trip schedule, pictures, maps, and good documentation of daily prices; extra credit for discussion contribbution, ontime submission

150 pts for well-written and thoughtful final exam

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