Fruzen sixth grade students in Mrs. Arp’s class spent a week researching Shakespeare’s life during their Springboard unit and created an iBook using Book Creator while incorporating multimedia using Schoology, Garageband, Touchcast, Youtube, and more. Students then presented their books to the class.
McNeel staff members gathered this morning to share out their personalized technology learning goals and projects they have worked on this year. Teachers documented their goals and progress in Schoology and worked in collaborative teams to achieve their goals. Teacher Goal Project Music iMovie Project
Students in Ms. Spencer’s 6th grade class took a different approach to learning science inquiry by participating in the Global Design Day Challenge. Students were guided through nine timed steps to create a new way of designing a money carrier and then created a prototype and shared their final product with the class. Check out… Read More Students Celebrate Global Design Day
Our district instructional technology coaches presented at WEMTA in the Wisconsin Dells on topics covering Student Announcements & News, Personalized Learning…It’s Not Just for Students, and also partnered with the high school reading specialists to present Marzano’s 6 steps with a session about infusing technology into disciplinary literacy.
After discovering a duck nest outside their classroom window, students in Mr. McInerney’s 21st Century Communications course at Cunningham saw a great opportunity to use what they learned. Working together as a class, they set up a webcam and found a site to host it, so they can monitor the ducks at all times. You… Read More Cunningham Students Host Wildlife Cam
Staff members had the opportunity to attend three technology app pds this winter: Smart Notebook, Explain Everything, and Book Creator taught by Michele Kruse, Mike Sindahl, and Britta Gagner. In exchange for learning about the app on non-contractional time, teachers were able to get the paid app for their iPads as well as on any… Read More SDB Staff Attending Tech PDs
Leighia Francis, from Fruzen Intermediate School, weaves technology into the lessons she supports in the classroom and projects that she leads by being the Student Council Advisor. We are proud that she was able to complete 16 tasks and cover her tech-O game board during Digital learning week. She won an iPad tablet stand to… Read More Tech-O Winner
Leighia Francis was working with a student using a braillant and voiceover on the Ipad to type in braille and have it show up in print for teachers!
SDB staff members are hard at work incorporating technology into their lessons or content area this week in celebration of Digital Learning Week. They were emailed a Tech-O board at the beginning of the week with digital challenges to complete with their students and are competing to get a Tech-O and cover their whole board.