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General Description
This presentation covers how to build and assess multimodal assignments, as well as provides numerous examples of student projects.

Definitions
Multimodal Projects: assignments that require students to create in multiple types of media and genres; as a result, these projects appeal to multiple learning styles while encouraging students to mix creative endeavors with critical inquiry

Resources
Pixton: a user-friendly and customizable online tool that allows students to create digital comics and graphic novels
Instagram: a photo-focused social media network and an ideal venue for photographic ethnography projects

Relevant Files
PowerPoint Presentation Slides [pptx / pdf]

Sources
1) Adler-Kassner, Linda and Elizabeth Wardle, editors. Naming What We Know: Threshold Concepts of Writing Studies. 2016.
2) Serafini, Frank. Reading the Visual: An Introduction to Teaching Multimodal Literacy. 2013.
3) Miller, Suzanne M., and Mary B. McVee, editors. Multimodal Composing in Classrooms: Learning and Teaching for the Digital World. 2013.