Author:
Katie Durant
Subject:
Composition and Rhetoric
Material Type:
Homework/Assignment
Level:
Community College / Lower Division
Tags:
  • 1984
  • George Orwell
  • Wikipedia
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs

    Wikipedia Renewable Assignment on 1984 by George Orwell

    Wikipedia Renewable Assignment on 1984 by George Orwell

    Overview

    This is an OER, Open Pedagogy project based on a reading of 1984 by George Orwell. Students will reseach a topic directly related to the novel and find a Wikipedia page that is lacking in information or analysis and edit the page to add substance to it. Proper citations are necessary. Deliverables include a project proposal, an annotated bibliography, an edited Wikipedia page, and a synopsis describing the plan, process, and outcome of their work. This synopsis will be presented and discussed in class at the end.

    Open Pedagogy Wikipedia Assignment

    Suggested for Composition I where 1984 by George Orwell is assigned