From the Teacher’s Desk Tuesday, February 1, 2011 Episode #1 – A Month in Review
A Look Back- JANUARY Structures Technology Awareness Evaluating to Move Forward
Structures Groups were challenged to construct the Tallest Free Standing Structure that could support a load.
Technology Awareness Students were asked to research a variety of Technology Dangers They then created a poster using Glogster to help make others aware. Many great posters were created – follow the links to learn more Beware of What you Share Sharing Information Online Photo Sharing
Evaluating to Move Forward Students were encouraged to grade their blog out of 10 and explain why it earned that mark. They were to use January to improve their blog - Strive to increase its mark I encouraged students to post more regularly, add images to posts, and use Tags & Categories WHO WILL BE THE MOST IMPROVED BLOGGER?
STUDENT SHOWCASE I would like to congratulate Duncan, Eric, Allen, and Jacob D on a JOB WELL DONE! They designed, constructed and competed in the Skills Canada Cardboard Boat Competition & finished 9th in our region. YOU SHOULD BE VERY PROUD OF YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENT.
JANUARY $$Top Education Earners$$ Eric $5700 Andy $4650 Alysha $4250 Allen $3750 Carter $3700 Jacob D $3550 Students earned educational cash for extra curricular activities, class jobs, and Level 3 &4 work.
February – things to look for… -Winter Carnival -Chicopee Ski Trip -Podcasting -Book Clubs