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February 6, 2015
Above The Line
Take a risk and F.A.I.L. Don't think of these letters as a word but as an acronym. First Attempts In Learning. After a FAIL, reflect on what you learned and what you still need to learn. Remember, I am here to help you and I would love to work with you in a side by side experience. Learn from failure and model to your students risk taking and problem solving skills.
If you have younger students or students that struggle with typing and spelling, don't forget to use the microphone symbol that is on the keyboard. The speech to text feature works really well. I just tried it with Haiku Deck and was very impressed.
Today's Special Appetizer
Classroom Uses for Sock Puppets
Students/teachers can create puppet shows to:
- Explain a science concept.
- Retell a story.
- Tell about an event from history.
- Share information about a famous person.
- Model appropriate social behavior.
- Tell jokes. (Knock-knock jokes work well!)
- Read a poem.
- Explain Engage New York math vocabulary.
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Where is SAMR @ Sunrise
Kindergarten student creating with Sock Puppet app
This article focuses on how to redefine instruction using technology in the classroom.
Follow the directions located here to seek approval for an app you would like installed on the iPads.
Mrs. Teri Rowell aka L.I.T. Teacher
Technology Instructional Coach
Website Coordinator at Sunrise Elementary
Central Valley School District