Math Topics and Problems
Keefer Reading and Writing

Getting Started
  • Keep spending for room to minimal.
    • repeat what another student has said
    • login to computer
    • Digital Citizenship
create digital lessons
  • Link each standard to a digital lesson created in the lessons database
  • learn to put modules together (look at Rhonda's Dublin social studies lesson)
Technology in Classroom
  • peardeck- allows teachers to get student feedback when presenting
  • google forms + flubaroo will auto grade and send student email with feedback
  • Remind 101
  • Socrative - like poll everywhere
  • Twitter (Do NOT commit to having a class account. Change my Math Coach account to 4th grade teacher)
    • review for quizzes/ tests and archive...(AED portfolio)
  • diigo- read online text with annotations to share with other students.
Teaching Goals
  • Movie Production
    • enotetaker app
    • script pro app
    • movie slate app
    • Pro Prompter
  • MacBook in Science
    • students are creating
    • capture
    • share
    • support
    • creating movies
  • Math Technology Integration
    • Students getting math content
      • works at own pace
      • stations day
    • Students create math content
      • given standard given
      • given math book
      • classmates learn from student day (reciprocal day)
  • QR Codes
  • iLife
  • eBookPublishing

First 2 weeks of school
  • What does...look like
    • math workshop look like (Jaymie's handout)
    • reading time look like
    • writing time look like
    • Science class look like
      • find liz's video of her student dressing up as a scientist
    • Social Studies class look like
  • What will students be doing
  • What will teachers be doing
  • What will we be learning about
  • How will learning this information help us later
    • Why do we need to know this information
  • Play: the capacity to experiment with one’s surroundings as a form of problem-solving. Having a strong sense of play can be helpful when you pick up a new piece of technology that you’ve never used before, when you’re trying to write an essay and your outline isn’t functioning as you’d hoped, and when you’re designing anything at all, from a dress to a web page to a concert’s program.
Google Lit Trips
  • Make one this summer to start off the school year.

Curriculum Night - parents with iPads, use phone to model where to find class news, support on homework, tools we will be using in the classroom, must have lessons planned to show that traditional learning students will also get their needs met. Practice at home should be no more than an hour, support on monitoring all these online tools and

Fun Quotes
Joe Fox: The whole purpose of places like Starbucks is for people with no decision-making ability whatsoever to make six decisions just to buy one cup of coffee. Short, tall, light, dark, caf, decaf, low-fat, non-fat, etc. So people who don't know what the hell they're doing or who on earth they are can, for only $2.95, get not just a cup of coffee but an absolutely defining sense of self: Tall. Decaf. Cappuccino. (get this clip from youtube to create a lesson about making decisions. :o)