You will receive an MYP attitude grade and an academic grade for this assignment.

Area of Interaction: Health and Social Education

Significant Concept: The impact of technology in the United States.
Unit Question: Where Am I Going?

Create your own wikispace. Follow the directions from Ms. Bradfield.


-Copy and Paste this entire Wikispace page into your Wikispace. (Don't forget to use "Command t" to open two windows.)
-Answer the following questions in complete sentences: (Most of the answers are on your pink paper.)
1. What is a Wikispace? A Wikispace is a portfolio for all your work.
2. Why do you need a Wikispace for this class? Because we are going to be doing a lot of work that we need to keep together.
3. How has technology changed your life? Technology affects everything that I do. It controls my life.
4. How has technology changed the way we live in the United States? (Hint: Look at question #5) Having technology allows us to go to school and get good jobs, and stay out of the poverty cycle.
5. How has technology helped to increase the gathering and learning of information? Technology stacks up on top of itself, and the more technology we get, the faster we can share information.
6. How can you prepare yourself to learn information that we don't have yet? Learn how to learn and learn how to work.
7. What are the six steps that you need to do, to give yourself a 99.9% chance of NOT being poor? Finish high school, get married before kids, no kids before 20, go to college or learn a skill, stay married if possible, no addictions.
8. Answer the question, "Where am I"? Since this is online, please feel free to ONLY share what you want others to see. If you do not type the full paragraph from your paper, OR you change your paragraph for this wikispace, it is okay! I do not want you to share personal information with the class. I am in ninth grade. I have good grades.
9. Reflect on what type of lifestyle you would like, and if you are currently headed in that a direction. I am living a good lifestyle. I would like to live a good lifestyle. I want to have a good job, a family, and to live life to the fullest. I think I am headed in that direction.
10. Answer the question, "Where am I going"? Since this is online, please feel free to ONLY share what you want others to see. If you do not type the full paragraph from your paper, OR you change your paragraph for this wikispace, it is okay! I do not want you to share personal information with the class. I am going to go to college. I will major in mechanical engineering. I will get a job. Then I will get married. I want to live life to the fullest, and have as many once-in-a-lifetime experiences as possible.
11. Reflect on your attitude and the choices you are making. Are both getting you to the place you want to be in your life? I think both my attitude and the choices I am making are getting me to the place I want to be. I try to have a positive outlook on life all the time. I make good choices most of the time.
12. Answer the question, "How do I get to where I want to be"?
Since this is online, please feel free to ONLY share what you want others to see. If you do not type the full paragraph from your paper, OR you change your paragraph for this wikispace, it is okay! I do not want you to share personal information with the class. I am going to stay in school, then go to college. I will meet as many people as possible. I want to be friendly and outgoing.