Our Pearls of Wisdom ceremony had to happen virtually this time. I’m so proud of the hard work you have done over Quarter 2, and in the first few weeks of our Virtual Learning Initiative. In fact, everyone received the VIRTUAL LEARNING INITIATIVE pearl this quarter. (I just forgot to put it on 5B’s video.)
Below you can scroll through the slide shows, which include the awards for February’s Reading Marathon.
Click on the links for the videos I made for each class.
During this difficult time, many resources are being shared to use for free. I will put some of the best here after reviewing them. Please leave a comment if you find something else excellent. Thank you.
Audible Stories – Stories to listen to; the site will be free while schools are out of session.
eSebco Library – Username: keepreading | Password: sebco | Student ID#: 1 | For Pre K-Adult, where the whole family can read and enjoy free books.
JUST FOR FUN
Jigsaw Puzzle Click here to go to a jigsaw puzzle of Mohammed S.’s vocabulary hunt pictures. It works on the Firefox browser, not on Chrome. Notice you can choose how many pieces your puzzle will have.
Watch the video above or follow the screenshots below to see how to log in to the Tumble Tracker. This is a new feature that may help us both follow reading progress on Tumblebook Library. It’s new, so we have to check it out. Everyone try to login, so we can test the system. Let me know if you have any trouble.
We tried something new in our English class that meets in the computer lab. I asked the students to experiment with Brush.Ninja, a fun animation app I had discovered. They did. They had lots of success and fun with it. Some people shared their genius hour learning using Brush.Ninja.