Monday, February 24, 2020

Tech Grades 1-3: Let's Celebrate Dr Suess!

Today we are going to learn more about Dr. Seuss by exploring Seussville.  While you are there, be sure to watch a video, play some games, learn something new about Dr Seuss to share with your classmates at the end of Tech period.  Click here to go to Seussville!
PBS Dr. Suess

Places to go for your research!
Facts about Dr. Seuss
Read this kid-friendly biography on Dr. Seuss
Read about Dr Seuss here 

Click here to go to Grade 2/3 Class Presentation on Dr Seuss.  

Grade 1-Dr Seuss Presenatation

Add a fact that you have learned.  Include an image and change the color of the slide!

Monday, February 3, 2020

Grades 1-3 Tech Celebrates the 100th Day of School!!!

Happy 100 Day of School!!! In honor of being at school for 100 Days, we are celebrating in Tech Class this week.

First, we will watch the Brain Pop video.

Then, go on Kid Pix and use the stamps and drawing features to make pictures with sets of ten.  We will put all your pictures together to make a 100 Day Banner!

Some 100 Day Games to play!
100 Day of School
100 Snowballs
100 Number Chart
100 Balloon Pop
Interactive Number Chart

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Grades 4/5: The 13 Colonies

You are learning about the early American Colonies in Social Studies class.  Now you will get to choose your favorite colony and create a poster showing us what makes it so great!Here's your task:
1.  Choose one of the 13 colonies to research and learn more about.
2.  Complete the graphic organizer
3.  Create a poster using Canva (more instructions to follow!)

Below you will find some places to go online to learn more about your colony.  There are some fun interactive games you can play as well.
13 Colonies On-line Map
13 Colonies Regions
Overview (Duckster)
13 Colonies (Kiddle)
Heads Up for The Colonist
For Crown or Colony?

Monday, January 6, 2020

Winter Fun in Tech Class!

Happy New Year!  

2020 is starting great and is sure to be a fun year of learning!  Let's get stared with some winter fun.  Design a snowman below! When you like your creation, print a copy.  You can play some of the other winter games. 
When you are finished, go on Kidpix and write about your Snowman!
Tell us your Snowman's name.  What he or she likes to do outside for fun in the winter. And..what's special about their hat! Pretend you were out in the snow making this snowman. You can also write about all that fun!
Click here to play Make a Snowman

Now try 100 Snowballs

Are you finished and ready for more fun? Try these...
 Days of the Week Game
Break the Bank Sorting
Chrome Music Lab

Monday, December 9, 2019

Hour of Code 2019

It's time for Hour of Code!  Barnard students in grades 1-8 will code for an hour this week!
Click here for Hour of Code game options

This year The Hour of Code is focusing on AI-machine learning-watch this video to learn how it works with some hands on experiences. AI is like any tool:  "first you get the knowledge, then you get the power." Click here to start learning how Machine Learning works!

 Join a Beach Clean-up with Kodable!

Play Puppy Adventure

Join in the fun and start coding! Click here form more coding fun!

Dance Party
Code a Dance Party to share with your friends. Featuring Katy Perry, Madonna, J. Balvin, Sia, Keith Urban, Ciara, and 25 more!

Candy Quest
Design your own candy troll character and go on a multi-level quest for candy to help your character find its way home. You'll solve coding puzzles to navigate your character through the human world, while avoiding obstacles and collecting gumdrops and mints.

 The Grinch
Learn to program drones and a high tech sleigh with coding magic to capture presents and navigate down the mountain to return Christmas to Whoville.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Thanksgiving Fun!

Done with your work?  Try out some fun Thanksgiving games!

What's the red thing on a turkey? Click here to learn more.

Where does your Thanksgiving meal come from? Click here to find out! 

Thanksgiving Activities
Turkey Touchdown
Thanksgiving Word Search
Gobble Squabble
Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving Crossword