Category Archives: LBirchPortfolio

Bibliography- Lbirch

1. Brooke, C. (2011, November 08). Fire services on alert after smoke detector is blamed for causing TWO blazes. Retrieved April 05, 2018, from http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2058922/Firefighters-forced-stop-handing-smoke-alarms-catches-alight-nearly-burns-house.html Background: This article published by Daily Mail provides two cases in the United Kingdom where the smoke detectors actually caught … Continue reading

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Research-LBirch

People around the world live in a very dangerous, harmful world with many things that can go wrong. One safe thing people never notice they have, yet can potentially turn dangerous is smoke detectors. Detectors, whether it is for smoke, … Continue reading

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Visual Rewrite- Lbirch

Friendship & Mental Health 0:00-0:01 The screen opens with orange words “The Awkward Silence Presents,” most likely the production team. Behind this is some sort of small, furry animal that is stuffed standing on a small log or branch. This stuffed … Continue reading

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Causal Rewrite-Lbirch

Smoke Detectors: The Source of Fire Smoke detectors are an essential tool for your household safety, just like your home’s security system. Detectors play a huge role in fire safety, alerting an occupant when there is smoke in a building … Continue reading

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Reflective- LBirch

Core Value 1. My work demonstrates that I used a variety of social and interactive practices that involve recursive stages of exploration, discovery, conceptualization, and development. This class has given me the opportunity to learn about topics and material that … Continue reading

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Rebuttal Rewrite- LBirch

Rather Be Safe Than Sorry No one can deny smoke detectors are simple but valuable objects for preventing fatal house fires. But smoke detectors don’t always prevent the tragic loss of life. Battery-operated detectors work only when they have fresh, … Continue reading

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Rebuttal- LBirch

Rather Be Safe Than Sorry It is a great responsibility to be a homeowner, to actually be cautious of the safety of the all the occupants. The one main safety feature that seems to go unnoticed is a smoke detector. … Continue reading

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