Typing Club
Digital Passport
DPS Google
Prezi

MAY

Coding Challenges


Objective: I will design a game, story, or animation using your choice of coding programs.


Agenda:
1) Warm Up: Typing
2) Coding Project Intro
-Scratch Project Starters
3) Google Classroom: Proposal (What do you plan to design?)




History of Jazz

Objective: I will have a better understanding of the history of jazz by completing the graphic organizer.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) History of Jazz
3) Complete worksheet



Coding Challenges

Objective: I will design a game, story, or animation using your choice of coding programs.

BOAT BUILDERS: complete reflection in Google Classroom

Agenda:
1) Warm Up: Typing
2) Coding Project Intro
-Scratch Project Starters
3) Google Classroom: Proposal (What do you plan to design?)





MARCH/APRIL
STEM Challenges

Objective: I will design and construct a boat using the materials provided that can hold the most pennies.

Agenda:
1) Boat Challenge Video
2) Introduction to Boat Challenge -- Begin Designing
3) DAY 2 -- Build
4) DAY 3 -- Test your Build/Reflection



CMAS Preparation

Objective: I will demonstrate my understanding of the CMAS testing tools and types of questions by completing my graphic organizer.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Google Classroom
3) PARCC Tutorials
4) On the right side of PARCC Tutorials, choose Online Student Tutorials
Must be in Firefox to work



January/February
CO History Project - Colorado Landmarks

DAY 6
Objective: I will post my finished Colorado Landmarks presentation to our Google Classroom and critique 4 other presentations using the rubric.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Colorado Landmarks Rubric
3) Post to the Google Classroom
4) Give Feedback to 4 students' project: 1 positive/1 improvement VIDEO **
Sharing Google Slides to Google Classroom

Sharing Prezi to Google Classroom






DAY 4
Objective: I will demonstrate my understanding of my 2 Colorado Landmarks by completing a Prezi/Google Slides presentation with 7 slides/6 images.

Helpful Videos for Google Slides & Prezi:
Google Slides

1) Logging Into Google Slides

2) Google Slides Basics 1

3) Google Slides Basics 2

Prezi

1) Prezi Login, Edit, Save

2) Prezi Basics 1

3) Prezi Basics 2



DAY 3
Objective: I will demonstrate my understanding of my 2 Colorado Landmarks by completing a Prezi/Google Slides presentation with 7 slides/6 images.

Agenda:
1) Warm Up: Typing Club
2) Example project
3) Questions:
-What is an economy, geography?
-How was the government involved?

4) DAY #3 SURVEY


Objective: I will research my 2 Colorado landmarks and discover how it relates to geography, government, economy, and the history of Colorado.

Agenda:
1) Warm Up: Typing Club
2) Introduce Colorado Landmarks project

3) Research:
-Vail
-National Parks
-National Parks
-Historic Railways
-Bent's Old Fort
-Argo Mine
-Denver Civic Center


Objective: I will have a better understanding of the historical and economical impact of Bent's Fort by completing the interactive game.

1) Typing Club

2) BENT'S OLD FORT

3) Complete questions
4) Play interactive game on "A Day in the Life"



Objective: I will have a better understanding of Colorado History by completing the CO Introduction.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Introduction to Colorado Landmarks
3) Finished Landmark Projects
4) Culture Grams: Colorado
Branches of Government:
https://www.colorado.gov/government-branches
http://www.ducksters.com/history/us_state_and_local_governments.php
5) Complete STATE OF COLORADO worksheet



Objective: I will write a response to the prompt in Google Classroom or edit my Makerspace Google Doc to change my 2's to 3's.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Expectations Review
3) Makerspace Rubric
4) Google Classroom post or Finish blog post


November/December

Makerspaces

Objective: I will complete my first prototype, complete the Makerspace Blogging template, and type/share my blog entry on Google Docs.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Finish Prototype -- Makerspaces
3) Makerspace Blogging Template

ADDING IMAGES to GOOGLE DOCS:



Objective: I will create a plan on what to make in my makerspaces including a timeline and ideas.

Agenda:

1) Typing Club

2) Our Makerspace Blog: http://steckmakerspaces.blogspot.com/

3) Makerspace Resources & Ideas:

-https://lc-lps-ca.schoolloop.com/MakerSpace

-http://kidsactivitiesblog.com/58065/50-things-can-card-board-box -- 50 Things you can make with a cardboard box
-http://www.makerspacelab.com/Building-with-Cardboard_ep_50.html -- Cardboard Projects
-Caine's Arcade 2 & Cardboard Challenge

4) Complete you Engineering Design Sheet & the survey:

http://goo.gl/forms/9qHfcnHLGh



October

LION

Objective: I will access LION, find a book, and view the Online Database to collect resources

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Things you'll learn: Logging into LION/find a book:


3) Things you learn: How to access the Online Database:





Book Reviews

Objective: I will publish and share my book review to reach an authentic audience.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Things you'll learn: starting a new Google Doc; adding an image; sharing your Google Doc; reaching an authentic audience
3) STEP 1: starting a new Google Doc


4) STEP 2: adding an image:




5) STEP 3: sharing you're finished book review:






Collecting Resources

BrainPOP

-username = dpssteck

-password = dpsbrainpop


September:
Prezi

Objective: I will create an account with Prezi using my Google Login to create an About Me presentation using Prezi.

Agenda DAY 5:
1)Typing Club
2) Things we'll learn today: sharing your Prezi & posting it to the Google Classroom:


Agenda DAY 4:
1) Typing Club: Quiz
2) Things we'll learn today: joining our Google Classroom & take our Google Forms survey
3) Log into Prezi -- Login, Edit, Save:

4) Join our Google Classroom:

Heinz's class code = nb9z36

Menard/Miller class code = otyqt52



Agenda DAY 3:
1) Typing Club
2) Things we'll learn in Prezi today: frame editing, insert extra tools, background editing
3) Log into Prezi
***After finishing Prezi Lesson 3, fill out the Google Form
4) Prezi Lesson DAY 3:



Agenda DAY 2:
1) Typing Club
2) Introduction to About Me Project
Things to include in your project:
  1. Things you like (unicorns, superheroes, puppies, etc)
  2. What you like to do in your free time (reading, hanging out w/ friends, skiing, riding bikes, etc.)
  3. Classes you like in school (Art, Literacy, Math, etc.)
  4. 1 thing you love about technology OR 1 thing about tech you hope to learn or now more about.
Need AT LEAST 5 images
For each image, include 2-3 sentences on why you included it
3) Log into Prezi
4) Watch Video:



Agenda DAY 1:
1) Typing Club
2) Prezi (use link above)
3) Prezi Presentation
4) Setup Accounts
5) Book Checkout



Second/Third Week:
Digital Citizenship

Objective: I will have a better understanding of how to keep myself safe online by completing the Share Jumper lesson within Digital Passport.

Agenda:
1) Complete Computer Lab Expectations
2) Discussion:
-What information can we share online? What information should we not share online?
3) Log into Digital Passport--link above
3) Complete the Share Jumper Lesson


FIRST WEEK:

Welcome Back!!!

Objective: I will have a better understanding of the Dewey Decimal System by completing a short quiz proficiently and finding a book to checkout.

Agenda:
1) Practice coming in silently
2) Review rules/expectations
3) Dewey Decimal Slides
4) Dewey Decimal Scavenger Hunt
5) Quiz & book checkout

Objective: I will have a better understanding of the rules & expectations of technology class.

Agenda:
1) Practice coming in quietly & finding your seat
2) Read through rules/expectations
3) Warning System
5) Class Dojo
6) Volume Levels
7) People Bingo
8) Sign Expectations