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It All Began with a Spork


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It All Began with a Spork

  1. 1. It All Began with A Spork Tracy Selock & Chris Shoup 5 th Grade Teachers/Martin Luther King Middle School Kankakee, IL
  2. 2. <ul><li> </li></ul>Where did the idea come from?
  3. 3. <ul><li>What is it? </li></ul><ul><li>“ Encouraging 21st century educators to LIVE GREEN—sustaining the planet’s resources, utilizing new conservation methods, reducing their carbon footprint and that of their students, their classrooms, their school—is at the heart of this grant opportunity. By embracing new and emerging technologies and as stewards of the next generation, teachers are uniquely positioned to instill in their students excitement and optimism about the future of our planet. ” </li></ul><ul><li>Where do I find out more? </li></ul>
  4. 4. What did we do? <ul><li>Identified our Problem </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluated our Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Created a Plan </li></ul><ul><li>Shared the Work! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Microsoft Excel
  6. 6. Digital Photography & Videography <ul><li>Documentation </li></ul><ul><li>Research </li></ul><ul><li>Creativity </li></ul><ul><li>Comprehension </li></ul><ul><li>New ideas are born! </li></ul>“ Sporky Spork” from dlightful's photostream  
  7. 7. Digital Photography Language Arts
  8. 9. The beautiful sun Is sitting behind a tree Blowing the leaves away Macy Writing Poetry
  9. 11. Social Studies Letters from the Civil War
  10. 12. Math
  11. 13. Science Persuasive Reports
  12. 14. Language Arts-Parts of Speech
  13. 15. The Final Project