Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Day 22- Case Study Discussion Day 2

Today you will learn:

  • How to discuss and debate about a case study
Class Today:

  • In two groups, prepare for a debate.
  • Present opinion
  • Group presentation.
Next Class: Problem & Position Statement

1. If you presented this week, be sure to turn in your reflection by Friday.
2. Start trying to summarize the case study we've read in class.

Monday, November 3, 2014

Day 21: Case Study Discussion Day 1

Today you will learn:
  • How to discuss a case study
Class Today:
1. 8:00 AM Class- Group 3's Presentation
3:30 PM Class- Group 2's presentation
2. Introduction to The Case Study Unit
3. Group Discussion of Article:
  1. What is GreenPeace?
  2. Compare the two entities: GreenPeace and Facebook. How are they growing or changing over time, and how influential and powerful are they currently? What are their goals?
  3. What is Facebook wanting to do in Oregon?
  4. Why is this an ideal location for Facebook?
  5. Why does GreenPeace have an issue with this?
  6. How does GreenPeace go about addressing this issue?
  7. Do you think Facebook will change their plan because of GreenPeace’s concerns?
4. Google Doc Response:
  • What would you do if you were Mark Zuckerberg? Why?
Next Class: Debate on the article!

1. If you presented today, book a time to meet with me here. This will be individual and the meeting will last for 30 minutes. Afterwards, you will write a reflective paragraph.

2. Read the article I will give to you, "How to write a case-based essay. The Case Study Handbook: How to Read, Discuss, and Write Persuasively About Cases." (pp.105-118). They may be a quiz on this!

3. Read the assignment prompt and rubric for The Case Study Unit