Spanish & Technology Newsletter
1st Quarter 2014-2015
Technology Club: Attention 1st & 2nd Graders!
- Weeks 1-2 | Puppet Pals HD: Students will create a short story focusing on the three main parts (beginning, middle & end) using the app Puppet Pals. They will save their story to the iPad and upload it to a folder on Google Drive that will be shared with parents and teachers.
- Week 3 |Tellagami: Students will create an avatar in the app Tellagami and using the text-to-speech feature in the app will create a story surrounding their character. Students will save their ‘gami’ to their iPad and upload it to Google Drive to be shared with parents and teachers.
- Weeks 4-6 |Lego Movie Maker: Using legos and the Lego Movie Maker App, students will learn and utilize the concept of stop-motion to create a short Lego movie. Students will take pictures of scenes created with Legos, add a title and credits, music, visual effects and change the speed of their film. Students will save their movies to the iPad and upload them to Google Drive to be shared with parents and teachers.
The cost of the club will be approximately $50, which includes 6 club meetings and a club t-shirt. Please fill out the form below if you are interested and you will be contacted with information on how to sign up. Please fill out the form if interested by Tuesday, July 22. If you are interested for 2nd quarter, please list that in the comments section!
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¿Qué pasa en la clase de español? – 1st grade
¿Qué Pasa en la clase de español? – Kindergarten
Technology Class: iPad Promises
- turn the iPad on and off
- plug headphones in
- adjust volume up & down
- adjust screen brightness
- put the iPad "to sleep"
In your open house packets you received an internet permission form. If you prefer that your child not use the internet, please contact me so we can work out alternate assignments for technology that you are comfortable with.