We began to look at some example of print advertisement in class. Today you will be going on an "Advertisement Tour" and visiting 4 stations in the class. You will then select one ad, from each station, and then do some thinking and recording about what makes it work well. I will illustrate what I mean by using the following ad:
|We deconstructed this ad on Wednesday|
So, this is what your observations might be of this ad. Remember, you only have to select one ad per station. I would like you to take the time to look at all of the examples, to give you a sense of the range of messages out there.
The next two items relate to History.
I was mistaken in the age of Ralph Lee and when he lived.
The article from the CBC website talks about arriving in Canada, at the age of 12, and some of the struggles he had. I took this information and revised the initial journal entry I did and shared with 7B.
|The two concepts I explored were: 1. Technology, through the example of the railroads built , and 2. Power, through the way the Canadian government set up the racist tax system to discourage Chinese from coming to Canada.\|