Crippen Tech Update
September 26, 2012
Welcome to the Crippen Tech Update
1st Tech Training/Meeting October 2nd
LaSonya has provided us with a cheat sheet for Google Classroom. It should be beneficial to teachers who are already using the app and for teachers who would like to use the app. Please let me know if you want to implement Google Classroom in your room and I will be glad to assist you.
Google Classroom Cheat Sheet:
Crippen Symbaloo Pages
Also, for those teachers using Symbaloo please email me any sites you need added to the campus Symbaloo.
1st & 2nd Grade Chromebook Carts
WAY TO GO JENNIFER!!
Remember, you sign up for the carts on the shared Google Calendar and then check out the cart in the Media Center. Please return the the cart to the Media Center by the end of the day for charging.
Let me know if you would like me to schedule time in your classroom to work with you and your students with the Chromebooks.
Upcoming Video Conference Opportunities for Your Students
If you would like your class to participate in one of the video conferences listed below, please let me know. I will get you registered and set up to participate on the day of the event.
October 3, 2014
9:00 am - 9:45 am
In the News: Winds of Change (4th-12th): Wind Farms seem to be sprouting all over Texas these days! Observe National Energy Month this October and join the Old Jail Art Center for an in-depth exploration of the very popular and sometimes controversial technology. More information is available at:
October 7, 2014
9:00 am - 9:45 am, 10:30 am - 11:15 am, 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm, or 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Urban Animal Encounters: Awesome Opossums! (1st-5th): The perception is opossums is (hopefully) changing with their animated counterparts becoming more popular, especially in movies! Opossums are awesome because of their adaptations, which allow them to live in a nocturnal environment, their unique marsupial structures, and their ability to play dead, just to name a few. Please join us and our critter guest star! More information available at:
October 8, 2014
10:00 am - 10:30 am, 11:00 am - 11:30 am, 12:30 pm - 1:00pm, or 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Explore! Flying (3rd-6th): Have you ever thought how cool it would be if you could fly? Wondered what keep birds, planes, and bumblebees up in the air? Been intrigued by piloting acrobatic planes or a supersonic jet? Want to find out? Then join the HEC-TV staff for this exciting exploration of flying. More information available at: