Wikijunior:New Book of the Quarter/2006-4th Quarter Vote

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Voting for the Wikijunior New Book of the Quarter is open from now until October 1st, 2006 00:01 UTC. The winning New Book of the Quarter will become the next Wikijunior project and will influence the future direction of Wikijunior.

Voting Rules[edit]

Nomination

  • Wikijunior projects will be at first proposed on New Title Suggestions to organize the proposal.
  • Anyone can make a proposal and add a nomination.
  • Once the project has been described to the satisfaction of the nominators, it can be added as an option to the voting page.

Voting

  • Only registered Wikibooks users, who are logged in and have a minimum of 20 edits, are eligible to vote. (checked by contribution history)
  • A voter can vote in support of as many nominated titles as he or she likes by editing the appropriate sections and inserting on a new line # ~~~~.
    This adds a new numbered list item with your username and the time your vote was casted.
  • Lengthy comments and discussions should take place on the New Title Suggestions page. A short comment giving a simple reason for voting is acceptable.

Evaluation

  • Votes will be evaluated on the first day of each subsequent month.
  • The winning project is the nomination with the most valid support votes and a minimum of 5 votes. Opposing votes are discarded. (see w:Approval voting).
  • In case of a tie, the older projects will be selected (by project proposal history).
  • Each project that receives any valid support votes will be automatically nominated for the following month.
  • Winning projects will be added to the list of "approved" Wikijunior projects and the new project will be formally started.


Nominated Wikijunior Book Projects[edit]

Fifth Grade Math[edit]

Votes:

  1. Karl Wick 23:53, 7 July 2006 (UTC)
  2. Klingoncowboy4 02:02, 25 August 2006 (UTC)
  3. Dorioakes 14:00, 28 August 2006
  4. Konstable 02:57, 5 September 2006 (UTC)
  5. Mcgill 03:13, 28 September 2006 (UTC)
  6. xixtas 23:47, 3 December 2006 (UTC)

Comments:
This book is a chance to make a Wikijunior book that doubles as a textbook that could actually be used in classrooms, while maintaining its "fun" factor.

The Elements[edit]

(Renominated with 3 votes in the 3rd Quarter)

Votes:

  1. Nathan8225 21:45, 1 July 2006 (UTC)
  2. Mastermind 007 08:21, 4 July 2006 (UTC)
  3. --Gray Porpoise 18:39, 8 July 2006 (UTC)
  4. Lincher 15:29, 14 July 2006 (UTC)
  5. Klingoncowboy4 04:15, 20 July 2006 (UTC)
  6. Xixtas 23:40, 19 August 2006 (UTC)
  7. Mcgill 03:13, 28 September 2006 (UTC)

Comments:

World Religions[edit]

(Renominated with 3 votes in the 3rd Quarter)

Votes:

  1. Mastermind 007 08:21, 4 July 2006 (UTC)
  2. Gray Porpoise
  3. Xixtas 18:05, 26 September 2006 (UTC)

Comments:

World War II[edit]

(Renominated with 4 votes in the 3rd Quarter)

Votes:

  1. Klingoncowboy4 04:15, 20 July 2006 (UTC)
  2. Visanoven 17:20, 3 July 2006 (UTC)
  3. Urbane User 14:13, 7 January 2007 (UTC)

Comments:

Alphabet[edit]

(Renominated with 3 votes in the 3rd Quarter)

Votes:

  1. Klingoncowboy4 01:59, 25 August 2006 (UTC)

Comments:

Programming for Kids[edit]

(Renominated with 3 votes in the 3rd Quarter)

Votes:

  1. Klingoncowboy4 04:15, 20 July 2006 (UTC)
  2. Gray Porpoise 21:15, 12 August 2006 (UTC)
  3. Whiteknight (talk) (projects) 22:25, 24 August 2006 (UTC)
  4. Nithin 16:46, 18 September 2006 (UTC)

Comments:

  • I, myself, would be able to learn a lot from this! --Gray Porpoise 21:15, 12 August 2006 (UTC)