Category Archives: Grade 3

Grade 3 is Blogging

The grade 3 classes have started blogging. The students have spent the last few weeks setting up their blogs by selecting titles, themes, and writing their first welcome posts. The students are enjoying sharing their work with the world and … Continue reading

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Dem Bones

3rd grade has been busy studying the Human Body. Specifically, the skeletal system, muscles, and joints. they started this unit off using a webquest that I helped the grade three develop to meet their own Standards and Benchmarks. Students used … Continue reading

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Voice Candy and Photobooth

I try to always give kids a quick tip or application when I go into a class. Since we don’t teach kids stand alone apps (we only teach apps when we are in the process of using them to complete … Continue reading

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Welcome back

It has been a hectic start in the Puxi ES. Besides getting our new infrastructure working properly here on campus, we have been getting teachers trained using their new MacBooks. Teachers underwent three days of training using their new machines.  … Continue reading

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What’s new in Grades 1,3, and 5

It has been a while so my last post so what better thing to do on a Friday then recap what has been happening in grade 1,3, and 5 with Technology. Grade 1 is busy working on a global writing … Continue reading

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What’s new in Grade 1,3, and 5

Grades 1,3 and 5 have been extremely busy infusing technology into their classes as we lead up to the ’08-’09 holiday break. Grade 1 has been working in Kidspiration on two different assignments.  First we developed a “Healthy vs. Unhealthy” … Continue reading

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Parent Coffee and Adult Micro Professional Development

Today was another parent coffee here in the ES on the Puxi Campus. I have been showing short videos at all the parent coffees I have done this year.  The first two I did I focused on internet safety and … Continue reading

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Changes

“Well my mind is going through these changes…” Jimi Hendrix Another week has passed by but not without some good strides here in the Puxi Elementary School in grades 1, 3, and 5. Here is the bulleted version:  Grade 1 … Continue reading

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What is new in Grades 1,3,5

Lots going on here on the ES Puxi Campus. First of all, we have made great strides in getting all teachers set up with their own blogs. The staff is in the process of using their blogs to communicate with … Continue reading

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