Field Trip Work

4/30/13: After our field trip, students wrote short reflections on one local attraction we visited that day, like Portlandia, Pioneer Courthouse, the Square, or the public art we saw along the Transit Mall. Many of these will become ‘blurbs’ in our guidebook.



We culled the digital photographs we took while walking, and everyone saved only their 10 best photos for the guidebook:



We also spent some time going through the quotes from our interviews:


Students hung any quotes that they weren’t using, but that others might want to use, on our new quote wall:



And finally, we discussed the timeline of the project. Rough drafts will be done before the end of this week, and next week we’ll be deep into the writing process: revising our rough drafts into smooth drafts, then peer editing, and finally, publishing: