Heroes Project Timeline

Timeline created by jshan0922
  • Project is introduced

    Project is introduced
    Today Mrs. Simmons assigned us the heroes project, which we will work on for the next few weeks
  • Ideas-gathering with parents

    Ideas-gathering with parents
    Today I talked with my mom about her hero. She said that she was very much influenced by strong women figures in history who achieved great deeds despite of the gender limitations.
  • Googling for influential people

    Googling for influential people
    I went on Times most influential people lists.
  • Compiled a list of possible heroes

    Compiled a list of possible heroes
    Barbara Streisand, Barbara Jordan, John Robison, and Ernest Hemingway
  • Narrowing down list

    Narrowing down list
    I decided to look at more biographies of the influential people
  • Decided on hero and found his biography

    Decided on hero and found his biography
    I decided to research about Ernest Hemingway and found a biography of him by John Tessitore called The Hunt and the Feast: A Life of Ernest Hemingway
  • Explored posterous

    Explored posterous
    I made an account with posterous and tested out writing a blog
  • Began first blog post in posterous!!!

    Began first blog post in posterous!!!
    The first post: How I chose my subject:)
  • Databases!!!

    Databases!!!
    Read all the databases I could find on Hemingway:)
  • Almost finished with reading the first biography

    Almost finished with reading the first biography
    The Hunt and the Feast (A Life of Ernest Hemingway) by John Tessitore
  • Started on second post on second post on posterous

    Started on second post on second post on posterous
    Posterouswww.posterous.com Second Post: Analyzing heroes in literature
  • Finished reading The Hunt and the Feast book

    Finished reading The Hunt and the Feast book
    Yay! After reading this book by John Tessitore I was very surprised to learn that the hero I've always imagined Hemingway to be wasn't as heroic as I thought! Not everything written about him was bery flattering and he too had many flaws any common man would have.
  • Tried contacting local authors

    Tried contacting local authors
  • Continue reading second biography about Hemingway

    Continue reading second biography about Hemingway
    This other book I found in the library is called A Hemingway Odessy, which is about all the special places in his life and what the locals say about him.
  • Brainstormed on interview questions

    Brainstormed on interview questions
    Looked up some examples on the internet
  • Interview candidate

    Interview candidate
    Asked Natalie Black if she would interview with me.
  • Working on interview questions!

    Working on interview questions!
    Started formulating interview questions. Natalie is very busy, but she agrees to do the interview. I hope we will follow through:)
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