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Best Buy Example
Social Studies Resources at #ISTE13
Science Resources at #ISTE13
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Week Fifteen 12/4/13 Last Class
Week Fourteen 11/27 No class - Happy Thanksgiving
Week Thirteen 11/20/13
Read and comment on the following blogs: Miss Salie's Class, Mrs. Manning's Class and Mrs. Evan's Class. Get on Twitter and review and reflect on using Twitter this semester. How can you incorporate a #GeniusHour into your classroom.
Week Twelve 11/13/13
In class: Michael Carbone and the 5E's Inquiry/Science
Week Eleven 11/6/13
In class: Respond to 2nd grade comments as requested by Brent Catlett and check out #comments4kids. Check out: The Tweet Heard Around the World and as a direct result of being involved in this project: Around the World With Curran.
Skype with Mindi Vandagriff
Plan to host a #GeniusHour
Review Best Buy assignment
At home: social studies/science lessons and Best Buy
Week Ten 10/30/13 Virtual Class - in NM presenting iMentor
Week Nine 10/23/13
In class: Skype with Michelle Gohagon and her grad class and focus on Teaching Reading and Social Studies.
At home: No class next week, we'll communicate in our Google Community. See you in class on 11/6.
Week Eight 10/16/13
In class: Skype with Shawn Avery and Kathy Cassidy. Review Teaching Reading with the Social Studies Standards in an EdCafe. Share ideas for lesson plans.
At home: Lesson plans due next week.
Week Seven 10/9/13
In class: Skype with Drew Frank about the importance of being a connected educator. EdCafe on Kathy Cassidy's book, assign chapters and collaborative notes for social studies standards book, bounce ideas for lesson plans, go on a leaf hunt with LeafSnap.
At home: Lesson plans due next week! Kathy Cassidy is joining our class next week, so be prepared to ask her questions!
Week Six 10/2/13
In class: Skype with Sean Musselman and review Science Next Generation Collaborative Notes
At home: Finish Kathy Cassidy's book for next week!
Week Five 9/25/13
In class: Skype with Mitch Brotherton
Mr. Bring Your Own Technology; Minecraft to Sharpen Math Skills
Week Four 9/18/13
In class Kathy Cassidy Chapters 3, 4 & 5, Skype with Paula Naugle
- Inquiry Lesson Plans and Microteaching - Aida Meets Twitter
- What does it mean to be a connected educator? How do connected educators plan, teach and assess curriculum? What does integrated curriculum look like?
At home: Kathy Cassidy Chapters 6, 7 & 8 and Next Generation Science Notes
Week Three 9/11/13
In class: Kathy Cassidy Chapters 1 & 2, Skype with Leah Lacrosse
At home: Kathy Cassidy Chapters 3, 4 & 5 and Next Generation Science Notes
Week Two - 9/4/13
Week One - 8/28/13
Download Kathy Cassidy's book: Connected From the Start: Global Learning in Primary Grades. For next week, read the introduction, chapters 1 & 2.