Where Learning Is An Adventure
Super busy week!
Here are a few of the highlights from my week at Howe Public Schools:
Posted on February 19, 2012 at 7:58pm
Laptop Roll Out 3rd Grade
This week, the 3rd grade classrooms received brand new MacBooks. I decided to apply a simple finder interface. I'm looking forward to getting feedback from the teachers and students on this change. Grades 3-12 have unibody 13" MacBooks that are between new and 2 years old. PK-2nd have the older style 13" MacBook.
The 40 laptops from 3rd grade were re-distributed, five…Continue
Posted on January 29, 2012 at 6:00pm
Thursday night, November 10, over 20 Howe second graders and their families came together to celebrate the culmination of the Rock Our World project. Here's a short video clip describing the project. During Family Night, the 2nd grade class class connected in a LIVE Ustream and iChat video conference to…Continue
Posted on November 15, 2011 at 1:00pm
What's Rocking In 'Rock Our World!"
On Tuesday and Wednesday second graders visited the Tech Lab to work on their Rock Our World GarageBand track and Alma Desnuda music video footage. Last week, we video chatted with Joe and Tara from the band Alma Desnuda. The band is working with the Rock Our World project this session and are awesome role models for the students.…Continue
Posted on October 14, 2011 at 2:18pm