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Self-regulate Reflection

I had to research this subject some.  "Self-Regulation refers to the self-directive process through which learners transform their mental abilities into task related skills" (Zimmerman, 2001). (Retrieved from http://cehs.unl.edu/csi/self.shtml) We all have thoughts continuously running through our mind and when...

Week 6 Blog Reflection

I have not been able to access the discussion threads for several days and am feeling lost and anxious that I am missing something.  I know that I am not alone and others are having the same problem.  I have...

Reflection on Second Life

Second life was completely new to me.  My daughter (8) and my son (13) watched me set up my avatar and my daughter chose the pink robot avatar.  My son took her for a flight around the area I was...

Reflection on my first project

Overall, I feel that my first project went well.  I am not able to implement the design live for a month or more, but this project has given me an accurate idea of what it would take to create a...

Week 4, Part 1, Activity 4

The feedback I have received is positive.  I am going in the right direction and my client believes what I have developed for the lab assignment completion will work.  I am continuing work on the instructional materials and have decided...

Week 4, Part 2, Activity 5

I often come up with ideas and motivation from daydreaming or letting my mind wonder.  This activity was a focused version of daydreaming.  Placing yourself in a room that is familiar, but not looking at this room, or looking at...

Week 3 Activity 3

Paranormal State Video Anyone can claim that something they have experienced is the truth.  There is no way to prove paranormal activity.  There are levels and measures that are used, but even then, what is "proof" in these scenarios?  I would...

Week 2 Part 2 Activity 4

Information R/Evolution videoThe analysis process sets a strong foundation for the design process to build upon.  Some of the types of analysis flow back and forth between analysis and design. Goals and objectives are an example of this.  The goals...

Week 2 Activity 4

The Machine is Us/ing Ushttp://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=6gmP4nk0EOEThis video energized me and it was effective.  Web 2.0 is a major area of interest for me for further research and I watched this video 3 times.  Many topics are flashed on the screen that...

Week 2 Activity 3

Blog Reflection on AnalysisI turned in the analysis assignment and feel comfortable with the progression of my first project.  It took me longer than I thought it would to develop the goals and objectives of the Unit.  Using the best...

Ontology/Epistemology

OntologyThe way we live and exist in our world is shaped by events in our past; something from our past (good or bad) influences our thoughts and actions. EpistemologySearching, studying, yearning for understanding how something “is” or why it “is”---philosophy....