We have been exploring some wonderful new fun and educational apps during class this year. Besides the popular Starfall and Minecraft apps, here are some more to check out:
The Foos (iOs/Android)
Scratch Jr (iOS/Android/Amazon)
Looking for more recommended apps? Check out Common Sense Media’s recommended apps! Moms and Dads, click here are some more great content from Common Sense Media.
The next few months we will be learning all about early American history and the cultural traditions that we practice in the United States. Can you think of one American holiday that we celebrate in November? How many of our families travel during this time of year?
A big warm welcome to all our technology friends, old and new! The first few months of school we will be learning and reviewing what Technology is all about. How much do you already know? How many more things will you learn this year? Here are some resources to help us out!
What is a Map? We will be utilizing the Geography sections of Brainpop Jr and Flocabulary to learn all about Maps.
Have you noticed that it has been getting dark earlier? When you wake up in the morning, is it still dark? We have been talking about what makes those changes happen. Here are some resources that we are using:
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year! We are excited to be back and to hear all about your summer. For the next few weeks, we will be talking about what helps to make Technology Class fun and learning place to be. There are rules, technology terms and ways to communicate what we need that we will be talking about for the month of September.
Wow, we all can’t believe it is June. As we near the end of the 2015- 2016 new year there is still much to learn. Check out the stories and resources we are using this month to learn more about the earth and how to take care of our environment:
Do you know that anything that takes up space matters? Matter is anything that takes up space. You take up space – you matter!
Can you think of anything else that is matter?