Monday, April 4, 2011

President visits technology driven school, grade 6-12

What do you think about this school? Do you think the President might visit your school one day?

Blogging and writing

Kids blogging in Minnesota. Do you agree with these students that blogging makes you a better writer?

Please comment from your experience- how has blogging been helpful to you, if it has. And if not, why do you think that is?

Interesting article on students and computer science

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

March 23

1. Survey

2. Write a blog post (at least 5 sentences) about the movie The Wizard which they should have seen on Monday and Tuesday

3. Go to Cool Math and play games. Make sure they are only on Cool Math. No other game sites are acceptable.

4. Post a blog (5 sentences!) about one game from Cool Math that you like, what you like about it, and any ideas from that game that can help you in your own game.


Tuesday, February 1, 2011

My dreams for the future

Write about your dream for the future. This is your picture of what you want life to be like for you when you are grown up. It can be a dream that most people would call unlikely. Include details about your dream- try to really describe everything about what you see, feel and experience in your dream future.

You can read Martin Luther King's famous speech, I have a dream, here.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Seventh graders and gifts

Some seventh graders who also used a number scale to rate their responses, just like EACPA students often do, weigh in on different gifts.

Why Economists Hate Presents