I am going to be doing a"unit" on plagiarism. This post from Lisa Gold's blog always gives me the right words:
http://lisagoldresearch.wordpress.com/2009/07/21/editors-and-fact-checkers-fix-sarah-palins-resignation-speech/ hahahaha. I wish I could use this in class, but it is not POLITICALLY correct.........I'll have to find a speech of my own to mutilate!
Vicki Davis has done it again: this Guitar Hero will be a great example for the students when I approach this topic:
since I can't see the kurt cobain video anymore--this might help: http://news.aol.com/article/the-most-scandalous-misuses-of-dead/784210?icid=sphere_tmzcom_inline
9/21 idea from Dale: start with a prequiz testing what they know about intellectual property, their digital dossier, what is legal and what isn't..........i Movie as a product