Watch the attached video “Introduction to American Jazz , New Orleans and the Blues”
-Share your two main takeaways from the information presented in the video. Elaborate on these takeaways to provide some insight for your choices and reflection from your life experience. Conclude by creating a relevant question for other students to answer and discuss.
After posting your initial discussion, please follow-up by responding to another student by answering their posted question.
This discussion assignment will be graded as Complete/Incomplete
Completeness is determined by:
1. The initial posting must be no fewer than 150 words and no greater than 250 words.
2, Relevance: Posting responds directly to the discussion question and includes pertinent, connected or applicable information.
3. Use of Examples: Posting makes thoughtful reference to previous or current course material and/or relevant personal experiences.
4. Comprehension: It is evident from the posting that the student understands the discussion question and the key ideas from the material. In addition, the student employs higher order thinking skills (analysis, synthesis, evaluation) when responding to the discussion question.
5. Writing Quality: Posting has a coherent structure and the flow of the writing is easily understood. Posting is grammatically correct with no spelling errors.
6. Tone: Posting has a positive, supportive and professional tone.
Assignment Due Dates:
Initial Discussion Post and Follow-up Response : Due Monday, September 21st by midnight.