Transcript: Insert photos or videos Example: Units of study, projects Curriculum Highlights Insert pictures or videos My name is XXX. I am the Grade 3 teacher. (Insert Why Nashoba Brooks?) Welcome to Grade XXX!
Transcript: Free & Open Source Software Presented byAna Corujo Education Technology Fall 2017 Open Education Source Open Education Source Free accessible Legally recognized as open source software resources. Used for teaching, learning & researching. What is Free ? What is Free ? Free Software and open software represent different names to look at same thing. It is the users freedom to run, copy, distribute, study, change and improve the software. No need to obtain license to use this type of software. May have to pay for services related to the software - training, customization, installation, set up, or distribution. What is not free? What is not free? Some softwares include open source components but the product is not available under an open source license. (Twitter or Facebook) Even if you can install or use a program free, does not mean it is defined as free software. Schools can use certain programs free but businesses must pay to use or sell it. Violates "the freedom to run the program for any purpose" Open Standards or file types that allow exchange of data. Schools & Open Source Software Schools & Open Source Software With Lower cost hardware schools are able to obtain more hardware/software for 1:1 ratio of student to computer. Schools use more of Moodle, Lirbeoffice & Thinclient due to more simplicity and cost effectivness. Rely on its IT staff to implement free & open source solutions. What are schools doing with free and open source software? NEXT STEPS NEXT STEPS Plan - Increase effectivness of OER by including IT Staff,vendors, teachers, and students. Training and pilot testing is key to transition tech deployments. Hire those with open source software familiarity Shop prospective vendors and clarify intentions. Begin implemeting with low risk softwares/projects. Administrators Next Steps with OER Site Example Site Example Net Texts - http://www.net-texts.com/ APP similiar to iTunesU Can be used on iOS or Android. Allows teachers to post content from their system directly to students. Students can use offline Replaces expensive printed textboks Faciliates distribution Can customize to teachers needs or standards.
Transcript: 7th Science OPEN HOUSE photo credit Nasa / Goddard Space Flight Center / Reto Stöckli Content 1. 7th Science is a contact sport. 2. 7th Science is not a correspondance course. 3. 7th Science is for learning procedures. 4. 7th Science is not for memorizing facts. Rules Measurement Cells Body Systems Populations Catastrophic Events Earth History Email is the best method for future contact. -100% Competencies -State standards -3 in-class opportunities Standards Grading Policies Introductions Questions? BE NICE WORK HARD -"4th" Attempt -Collection of work -Identify missing learning -Show research of learning -Present new information -Write up of work and progress Standards Success Portfolio Please have a seat Erin Lark Sarah Moody Elisabeth Sturman
Transcript: Girls Can Change the World in a single sex environment We break down the stereotypes about what girls can do 13% of girls’ school seniors plan to major in math, science, and technology while only 2% of girls who attend co-ed schools plan to major in those fields. Our curriculum and instruction is designed to best suit how girls learn. Math and Science are Languages Girls work collaboratively to communicate scientific and mathematical ideas effectively. Science Curriculum Middle School 6th - Earth Science 7th - Life Science 8th - Physical Science Upper School 9th - Physics 10th - Chemistry 11th/12th - Biology Environmental Science Comparative Anatomy AP Biology AP Chemistry Honors Research Integrated Math Math - 6 Introduction to Integrated Math Integrated Math I Integrated Math II Interated Math II Integrated Math III Precalculus Calculus Statistics AP Calculus/Statistics Integrated technology enhances and expands the learning experience Advanced tools We develop competent and confident thinkers who are... Archer Girls possess skills that the 21st century demands. and math passionate about math and science Problem-Centered vs Skill-Centered experiential authentic Designing Labs Strands Interwoven Real time data creative thinkers Voicethread in a single sex environment Hands-on discussion Algebra Geometry Statistics Probability POW's Curious problem-solvers through science
Transcript: Sustainability Ceiling Fans Awnings Active Solar Heating Alice Springs - Weather Average Summer temperatures 20°C - 35°C Average Winter temperatures 3°C –20°C Rainfall varies from year to year Environmental Hazard - Bush fires, higher risks in late spring and summer Insulation: Reflective Insulation Sustainable Features Why is it important? There is a lot of environmental issues today so we have to do our best to preserve it for future generations and ourselves Heating & Cooling Power:Solar Shingles Sustainable Features What is it? Sustainability is maintaining the conditions under which humans and nature can co-exist effectively House Template Walls: Clay Bricks Foundation: Rammed Earth Building Materials Location 2nd Floor Door Hallway 1st Floor
Transcript: You can make yourself into any number of things, and you can even make yourself great. What it takes to be great Research now shows that the lack of natural talent is irrelevant to great success. The secret? Painful and demanding practice and hard work
Transcript: Welcome to Open House New and Old Friends! What is Responsive Classroom? The Responsive Classroom approach is a widely used, research-backed approach to elementary education that increases academic achievement, decreases problem behaviors, improves social skills, and leads to more high-quality instruction. Writing We write three days a week where the students are given a prompt and are given 12-15 minutes of uninterupted writing time. Reading Math www.pearsonsuccess.net Homework Folders Classroom Blog: www.memfourthgrade.blogspot.com Homework is given every Monday and is expected back complete on Friday. Band Deadline for registering is Monday Sept 26 Rental night is Monday the 26th at the high school caf between 6:30 and 8pm There are signup sheets for volunteers and chaperones along with December Parent- Teacher Conferences dates/times
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