Category Archives: Classroom News

Some New Blogs In Town!

If you happen to be reading here over your 4 day weekend, I wanted you to know about these relatively new blogs coming from Ms. Rombach’s class (U.S.A.) which I don’t think we’ve visited yet. Most of these bloggers are just starting out but their work already looks quite interesting!  If you want to get a headstart and leave some comments over the weekend,  please keep track of the name(s) of the blog(s) and let me know when you get back next week  :-)

Across the galaxy

Amandas Soccer iCandy Continue reading

March 2016 Student Blogging Challenge 1 | Avatars & About Me

Here we go! Miss W just posted the first student blogging challenge of 2016 so let’s get started.

student blogging challenge

Activity 1 Avatars * optional *

If you’d like to create a new avatar, feel free to try out one of Miss W’s suggestions. Don’t forget to save the image as a jpg on your USB key (or meet me in the lab at lunch).

Activity 2 About Me * obligatory *

It’s time to give your About Me a make over.

Step 1 Create a rich profile that includes:

a. the basics (i.e. blog name, age, grade, school, location, family, languages spoken) Continue reading

Hour of Code

Code.org: Anybody can learn

or PROGRAMMING  Links in the right sidebar

 

 

Bulletin Board

Who was on television last year?

Whose dog was hit by a car?

Whose dad is an Ironman?

What made Kane start crying?

Can dummies write stories?

Who’s got a brand new set of drums?

Pssst! Want to learn a new secret code?

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Quack! Quack! Quack!

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December 8 – Hour of Code!

So what are you waiting for? – Start coding!

We all participated  :-) Continue reading