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PROCESS LOG

The following is weekly log for my Capstone project. Click on the date you are interested in to see the log from that week.

5/11/02
5/18/02
5/25/02
6/01/02
6/08/02
6/15/02
6/22/02
6/29/02
7/06/02
7/13/02
7/20/02
7/27/02

 

5/11/02

Attended working lunch at Cambridge College with Claudine Keenan. Claudine gave me many ideas to help me with the creation of my Capstone website. This included the way to set up the main Capstone index, the deliverables and specifics on how to complete the final Capstone proposal.

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5/18/02

Worked on final Capstone proposal.

Met with my contacts at school and discussed how we would continue collaborating on the project after school is over.

Was assigned Kevin Bell as my Capstone advisor through Cambridge College. Began correspondence with Kevin about my project.

Received official termination letter from Natick High School.

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5/25/02

Completed and entered final Capstone proposal to Cambridge College.

Corresponded with my advisor about Capstone proposal.

Met with my contacts at school and discussed material that would be included within the Capstone.

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6/01/02

Received advisement on final Capstone proposal from advisor. Completed editing and reentered proposal to Cambridge College.

Created main Capstone index. Included copy of final Capstone proposal to this site.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

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6/08/02

Created site map of Capstone project using Inspiration software. Added site map to Capstone website.

Met with my contacts at school. During the meeting we redesigned the site map and discussed the make-up of the lessons.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

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6/15/02

Redesigned site map and added it to Capstone website.

Worked on design of layout of Capstone website.

Finished creating lessons and gathering material for use in Capstone project.

Created first lesson using Flash.

Created two dynamic worksheets for lesson one using Dreamweaver.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

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6/22/02

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

Created second lesson using Flash.

Created two dynamic worksheets for lessons two and three, a homework page for lessons one and two, using Dreamweaver.

Created legal page for Capstone site.

Created printable versions for lesson one and all six worksheets using Microsoft Word.

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6/29/02

Created a homework page for lesson three using Dreamweaver.

Created printable versions for lesson two and all three homework pages using Microsoft Word.

Changed the color and size of the font on Flash lessons due to feedback from students.

Completed introduction page for Capstone site.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

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7/06/02

Fixed buttons on Lessons one and two and finalized those two files.

Created Lesson three using Flash.

Created printable version of Lesson three using Microsoft Word.

Finished Process Document and submitted it to my advisor.

Presented preliminary project to Medit 3 class and received ideas on how to make it better.

Created html versions of all Microsoft Word pages to minimize download time.

Added buttons to homework pages and removed home buttons (redundant due to pull-down menu).

Created a list of links for students to go to for extra help.

Discussed Flash problem with technology specialists at Cambridge College.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

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7/13/02

Created review page of my Capstone site.

Fixed problems with pop-up calculator.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

Submitted percentages that I want project to be graded to advisor.

Added links to CAST E-Reader for sight challenged students.

Finished print view pages for lessons.

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7/20/02

Created quiz page of my Capstone site.

Created print and Word document versions of quiz page.

Created powerpoint presentation reviewing Capstone project.

Added link to Excel graphing tutorial on links page.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

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7/27/02

Created Teacher's Page on my Capstone site.

Created Powerpoint presentation of my Capstone site.

Corresponded with my advisor on Capstone site.

Corresponded with my contacts on Capstone site.

Cleaned up and finalized Capstone site.

Presented my Capstone to Cambridge College!

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