City Journalist II
egleston.us

Agenda 10/6/15
3:30 to 6:30

3:30 to 4:00
Snacks provided by Urbano
Students get ready to start the class

4:00 to 4:15
Create an Instagram account
Make sure your geolocation is on

4:15 to 5:15
Visiting Egleston Square
Start Physical Research of the area:
Our group will be taking photos of Egleston Square and uploading them in Instagram.
Use this hashtags #eglestonus  #cityjournalist #urbanoproject #boston #teenartist

5:15 to 5:35
Return to Urbano and Break

5:35 to 6:15
Explore JFK 50 anniversary site
http://www.jfk50.org

Regroup, talk about their experience.  Write in their journal. This notes will be used to create a short story 25 or less words (next class). On you your notes write about concept, character, colors, time, and history.

25 words or less
http://www.npr.org/2010/11/13/131276783/-hint-fiction-celebrates-the-extremely-short-story

6:15 to 6:30
Clean UP
Refer to these readings:

25 words or less
http://www.npr.org/2010/11/13/131276783/-hint-fiction-celebrates-the-extremely-short-story

Boston Street Cars
http://www.bostonstreetcars.com/egleston-square.html

History time: The origin of Egleston Square’s name
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/jamaica_plain/2011/11/history_time_the_origin_of_egl.html

http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/jamaica_plain/2011/11/history_time_the_origin_of_egl_1.html

References

Boston Public Library Egleston Square Branch
https://www.bpl.org/branches/egleston.php

Jamaica Plain Historical Society
http://www.jphs.org/locales/2005/9/30/egleston-square-by-richard-heath.html

Egleston Square Main Street
http://eglestonsquare.org

Commercial Casebook: Egleston Square

 

http://www.historicboston.org/info/centers/other/documents/Egleston%20Square.pdf