Fun with Family & Consumer Sciences and FCCLA!

Hear ye, Hear ye!! Extra Credit Can Come Your Way!

If you are currently a student in Mrs. H's class or a member of FCCLA, it is worth ONE extra credit or FCCLA point if you comment on a post within one week of original posting. Include your First Name, Last INITIAL, and class hour.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Celebrity Among Us

Did you catch a glimpse at the January edition 
of Show Me the Ozarks magazine? 

Recognize anyone? 
Notice the name of the article.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

State FCCLA Digital STAR Events Update

The deadline for the digital entries into State STAR events
has been extended.  
Click on the photo to go to the Missouri FCCLA blog
for more information, otherwise. I'll see you Monday!

Friday, January 8, 2010

Are you ready for the 2010 State Leadership Conference?

The "race" is winding down.  
Those who make it to State STAR Events get to go to State Leadership Conference, of course.  
But what about the Points Race?  
Before Christmas Break Michelle took the lead over Trevor.  
The deadline for points is February 5th.  
Others may go on their own dime according to available space, so talk to Mrs. H. 
Now, check out the SLC promo:

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Is it just texting?

or something else?

Is someone cyber-bullying? 
Are you participating by continuing rumors and slanderous comments or helping to get it to stop? 
Do you often say, "Just kidding," when you do something that is wrong or hurtful?

Is there appropriate online etiquette/ethics?  
Or is it anything goes? 

Are the photos and comments you post online really private? 

Or do you lose ownership as soon as you post them?  

Should you be careful with the language you use when tweeting or updating your status?

Or just go ahead and use any word that comes into your head?'I mean, everyone knows that's how you really talk!

These are some pretty interesting questions and it pays to know the ramifications of using social media and technology.
Take this MTV quiz and see how you do:
(click on the image)

or just start here:

Navigate the website for more information.

Leave a comment with your score if you wish.

As always, extra credit if you post with your first name, last initial and class hour.