Formatting Instructions : Penalties are strict to reinforce that the directions for this assignment are followed explicitly.
You will lose 5 percentage points from your total grade for every omission and EVERY type of error listed in ANY of the following formatting instructions (a-f):
a) Copy and paste onto a Word document (.doc or .docx).
Then answer each question underneath the question and type in the paragraph underneath its prompt. Save your
document as Video # ___ and then attach it to the submission site. Do not copy and paste it into the text box.
b) Heading – to be placed in the upper left hand corner of your document
Video Quiz/Reaction Paragraph # ____ (1, 2, 3, or 4, etc. through 11)
Name of Video selected
c) Font : Use Arial, Calibri, or Comic Sans – do NOT use Times New Roman
d) Spacing – You can single space your short answers, but DOUBLE SPACE THE REACTION PARAGRAPH to allow space for
your instructor’s comments.
e) Do NOT include a cover page for this assignment.
f) You will not need a title for your reaction paragraph (but you will for your Course Essay, explained later in this section).
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBna0Es–tM (Links to an external site.) (Links to an external site.) “Inside the New KKK”
There are no quiz questions for this video assignment. Just incorporate as much of the following content as possible into a reaction paragraph: What are your thoughts about its content? What stood out most to you or surprised you the most? The KKK is alive and well, especially in Florida. Do you have any direct knowledge of its existence and activities – either in Florida or any other location where you’ve lived? What about your observations about race relations and/or racism in your everyday life? If applicable, have your experiences differed significantly in two different places you’ve lived?
www.youtube.com/watch?v=jVI1Xutc_Ws (Links to an external site.) “Be a Man: Joe Ehrmann at TED Baltimore 2013”
There are no quiz questions to answer for this video assignment. Just incorporate as much of the following content as possible into a reaction paragraph : Do you agree with the video’s explanation of how males are socialized in our society? If you are a male, what specific messages did you receive about what it means to “be a man.” If you are female, does your experience support the general ways in which males have been told to “be men”? As a man or a woman, how have these traditional general roles affected your own relationships – either with your parents, significant others, and/or your children? Have you raised or will you raise your male children to be in touch with and express their feelings more freely? Give any examples at all from your own experience that relate to the content of this video.