Category Archives: Educational Technology

TGIF Tech April 15th

TGIF everyone Digital/Media Literacy: I am about to kick off a Digital/Media Literacy Lesson with 5th grade so I thought I would include links to the resources we will be using. Hopefully you can get some use from them. Here … Continue reading

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TGIF Tech April 10th

I thought I would take a different tack this week and focus on tech items that are happening here in the ES or resources I have come across that have been shared by other teachers on campus. Other than Date … Continue reading

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TGIF Tech Returns April 1st

TGIF All, I can’t speak for all of you, but my week has flown by. Best of all, we get back from one vacation and turn around and have another. Teaching is a fine profession indeed. I thought I would … Continue reading

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Story Telling and Basic Programming Skills

This week I have been making rounds to my 5th grade classes getting them ready for their reading olympics (RO). Part of the RO is that kids are given tons of options on how to report out on their books. … Continue reading

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Shanghai Goes Wild

It is that time of the year when Shanghai Goes Wild (SGW). This is the collaborative, hopefully international, online descriptive writing and digital arts project I started last year for lower ES students. It is based off a similar project … Continue reading

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Apple Distinguished Educator 2011-Bali

Apple Asia is once again putting on their Apple Distinguished Educator conference in 2011. This year the even will be in Bali (reason enough to apply). As part of the application each person is to submit the Apple applications consisting … Continue reading

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This I believe

5th Grade is working has been working writing some personal essays. Instead of the normal Print and Publish, 5DZ decided to publish their essays in the format of the NPR radio program “This I Believe.”. The kids produced these in … Continue reading

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TGIF-Tech 1.21.11

Here is the weekly staff newsletter. I figured it was about time to start posting these. Hey all, I hope your Friday is going well. Here are a couple of Tech sites for your viewing pleasure (adapted from the TekTok … Continue reading

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Friday Tech Roundup #3

Well we’re another week closer to the Holiday vacation and Tiger wasn’t drunk, he was just avoiding his golf club yielding wife. I thought this befitting of a joke. Q: What’s the difference between a car and a golf ball? … Continue reading

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Friday Tech Roundup #2

Here are my weeks Tech Showcase projects. First, A big shout out to The 5th grade team who are off and running with class blogging. I especially invite you to look at the 5TM and 5SH class blogs, but more … Continue reading

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