Category Archives: Community Outreach

Wired Wednesday

Teachers,

Please join me for Wired Wednesday. We will focus on one application, program or teaching strategy that will make life better for you or your students either by enhancing teaching/learning or streamlining work-flow. Each session is worth 1/15th of a credit (1 seat hour). The first class will be “Schoology Assignments” on Sept. 21.blog

All are welcome! Whether you are afraid you’ll break it or are a Power User or something in between, you are encouraged to attend. Please bring your laptop and iPad.

Save the dates!

Wednesday 3:30-4:30, Lab 212

  • September 21: Schoology Assignments
  • October 12: Schoology Calendar
  • November 16: Schoology Discussions
  • December 14: Schoology Quizzes
  • January 11 : Schoology Resources
  • February 8: Schoology Mail
  • March 15 : Schoology Groups
  • April 19: Schoology Grade Columns
  • May 24: Schoology EOY Procedures

Christopher

www.earthtree.org/contact

5th Grade Colonial Revolution Projects

Ms. Cyndi’s Class

Mrs. Starr’s Class

Mrs. Wolfe’s Class
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Computer Coding for Girls

INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL: January 4-February 8, 2016, Mondays only, 3:30-5:30 PM • 4th-6th grade • Location: Pinhead HQ • Tuition: $150/6-week series.

projects-bitsbox-rocket-girlExpressly for girls, these introductory courses in computer coding are designed to show the fun side of computer science, build confidence, and whet girls’ appetites for this critical 21st century skill as students write code to build apps. Instructors: Alley Rubadeau.

>>> Pinhead Institute <<<

Hour of Code

We live in a world surrounded by technology. And we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly hinge on understanding how technology works. hour-of-code-logoBut only a tiny fraction of us are learning computer science, and less students are studying it than a decade ago.

That’s why our entire school is joining in on the largest learning event in history: The Hour of Code, during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 7-13). More than 100 million students worldwide have already tried an Hour of Code. Our Hour of Code is a statement that Telluride Intermediate School is ready to teach these foundational 21st century skills.

Learn | Code.org

iPad Cart Captains

TIS Faculty,

Tech Crew met again today. We finalized who is assigned to each cart. Their task is different this year. They do not report missing iPads. They are to care for the cart and teach others how to do so. To that end they are working on a video to share that teaches others how to remove and return iPads without damaging the cords. Also, every cart should have this poster inserted to the inside of the cart. (attached) Let me know if you are still missing one. cow

iPad Cart Captains, “Make it so.”

If you are missing an iPad and can not find it, please let me know. We are no longer reporting missing iPads through the google form.

Christopher

www.earthtree.org/contact