Monthly archives: January, 2018

1/30 Classwork

Credit: Paul Shields, University of York British archaeologists discovered a 10,000-year-old crayon. 22mm by 7mm It’s made of hematite; crayons are made of wax Powdery consistency – closer to chalk than crayon Not natural in origin due to lack of crystal lattice Conclusion is in essence that people created art 10,000 years ago. Objects carry …

Genre Conventions

Book — -Grayscale -Serif font -Author -Wide spacing -Centered -Publisher information -Formal tone -Paragraph format -Cited sources -Notes at end -Headers and footers Blog — -Color -Sans serif -Formatted as a list -Images -No citations -Promotion of own social media -“Expanded version of Twitter thread” -Date and author at beginning -Social media links