This quarter students will be writing an opinion in Google Docs along with creating a letter to their teachers. They will be studying and working on fossils and rocks, with the lab supporting our science curriculum with websites and Socrative Quizzes. In Math they will work on tangrams, facts, time, and money. I plan to also have students learn how to do a simple presentation online.
Technology Standard W6, SL5
We will be working on Solar System and Light this quarter. They will be finishing Power Points about the Scout Island field trip. After learning how to use many features they will be logging on to Microsoft 365 to save the project in their online portfolio. Students will continue to progress in Ten Thumbs Typing along with taking Socrative quizzes to support our science curriculum. In math they will be working on facts and fractions, and we will also use Tween Tribune to expand our vocabulary and knowledge.
Multimedia Presentations, W6, SL5, RI5
Students will be doing a lot of research and work on their Rocks PowerPoints. We plan to learn as much about the program as possible. There will be lots of Math this quarter with the group working on graphing, fractions, geometry, area, and peremiter. They will do Ten Thumbs Typing, Minecrafdt EDU(new learning worlds), and screencasting.
W5, W6, W10
Students will be working on comics and animations along with starting a class world in Minecraft EDU. The teacher will be in the world to assist and guide them through their goals. Students will also create a report using Prezi and tie it into what is being done in the Science Lab. They will be working on Art, Math Facts, Scratch computer programming, and Protopage for creating website.
Students will complete their presentations on Camp in Google Slides. The emphasis will be on learning all the features of the program. In Science they will be studying the earth and energy. We will have math challenges on Manga High and there will be an introduction to spreadsheets. In the area of computer programming the students will be using Scratch online and there will also be a day spent with online animation. We will also explore the potential of Microsoft 365.
W6, SL5, F, W10 Technology Standards
Grades 4-6 will be working on mission based Minecraft EDU worlds about every 5-6 weeks! Each grade level has different learning worlds!