If forced to eat one of two frogs, most of us would choose the smaller one. I’m proud of three students who, when given the choice between a written and a video essay for their midterm, went for the biggest, ugliest croaking mass of yuck and bit right in.
Two new signers (one of whom was also an iMovie neophyte) resolved to go the video/ASL route. The third student is articulate and sharp–in person, in ASL. Writing, though? Not his favorite thing.
They each did well. And the best part is that we’re all on spring break now!
I hope to follow up with each of these students, to ask for their reactions. I suspect the frogs weren’t as slimy as they expected.