Workspace

Next meeting: Wednesday 1:00

Lessons Template (copy/paste)

Resources:

Website
MissionUS at a glance
Classroom Guide
Marzanno's 6 Steps: Vocatulary - tied to Visual Thesaurus, an example

Participants:updated 3/9/11 - 3:00pm

Let's try to get more

  • Jean L'Heureux - Hatch
  • Danielle McDaniels - Whittier
  • Jason Lukehart - Whittier
  • Tim Halter - Lincoln
  • Elisabeth Smith - Lincoln (note esmith2)
  • Tye Johnson - Beye
  • Natlie Bauman - Beye

Plan:

Look at activities to see how we can offer choices to provide multiple ways for students to express learning (digital and paper/pencil)
Include classroom activities and optional extensions for the 24/7 classrooms
  • SmartTools
  • iPod
  • Web 2.0 Tools

Initial Work:


Random Thoughts?

  • History Standards
  • iPod App for Declaration of Independence Translation
  • Vocabulary
  • Use DocsTeach and National Archives
  • RagLinens, Newspapers
  • Draw vocab word, post and guess

Organization

Classroom pages
  • start with template
  • login code
  • updated by teacher: assignments and notes

Whole class:
  • intro:
  • vocabulary
  • play game as class
  • play game individually
  • follow up

Vocabulary Scaffolding Activities
ideas:
  • drawing paper/pencil/scanner
  • online tools
  • iPod/recorder

Lesson 1
  • pre-assessment: 4,3,2,1
  • provide pictures/primary source docs
  • make historical observations
  • do lesson
  • post-assessment: 4,3,2,1

Lesson 2

Evaluation:

Wiki Vocabulary/ Drawing - Model after Constitution Activity