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Monday 11th

Tuesday 12th

Wednesday 13th

Thursday 14th

Friday 15th: End of 5th Grading Period - Monday is a Holiday!

Monday 11th

 

- Part 1) Review   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Please check your workstation for damages and report problems to me!
  2. Logon here to get to your Gmail: use @student.bisdtx.org
  3. Here’s what your assignments should look like: (view example folder here)
  4. Daily Warmup Activity: Here are the links and directions for today’s warmup
  1. Check for new click-to-comments and my responses to them (blue highlights are new responses!): http://goo.gl/TU5uol

- Part 2) Objectives: Today students will… (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Here’s how you rated last week’s programs and activities:
  1. Today we have these objectives  (all objectives to date)
  1. Slide 1: Review Week
  1. A Title: 5.20 Week14 Portfolio using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. An image (search Google Images) representing 2/3 with a label that says This Course
  3. An image (search Google Images) representing 5/6 with a label that says This Year
  4. A subtitle: Review Week using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  1. Slide 2: Review Gzaas and Flamepainter
  1. A background from Gzaas: http://gzaas.com/
  2. A Skitch of the Gzaas logo (Challenge: can your round the corners, add a color-matched border and add a shadow?)
  3. A new example you create using your favorite of any of these 3 Flamepainter applications
  1. Links in the notes section of your slide to all 4 applications
  1. Slide 3: Review Pivot
  1. A background image (Challenge: can you use one from Gzaas with no letters on it?)
  2. A title: Pivot using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  3. A new Pivot animation (the Pivot application should already be on your desktop) saved as a gif and added to your slide (Challenge: Can you add a Gzaas background to your Pivot animation?)
  4. Skitch the settings for saving your pivot animation as a gif to your slide
  5. Add a link to download the safe school version to any desktop
  1. Slide 4: Review Screencast-O-Matic
  1. A background from Gzaas
  2. Your entire slide 3 recorded as a gif using SOM
  3. A Skitch of the SOM record window
  4. A link (from above) of how to install SOM at home (the free version which will save recordings as gifs)

 

- Part 3) Help with today’s assignments! - (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. Portfolio Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)

 

- Part 4) Through?   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Check your grades frequently this week, since it’s the last week of the 5th Grading Period! Our forecast for this week is also included below.

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Tuesday 12th

 

- Part 1) Review   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Please check your workstation for damages and report problems to me!
  2. Logon here to get to your Gmail: use @student.bisdtx.org
  3. Here’s what your assignments should look like: (view example folder here)
  4. Daily Warmup Activity: Here are the links and directions for today’s warmup
  1. Check for new click-to-comments and my responses to them (blue highlights are new responses!): http://goo.gl/TU5uol

- Part 2) Objectives: Today students will… (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Today we have these learning goals  (all objectives to date)
  1. Slide 5: History Terms STAAR review: People of the Revolution
  1. Slide 6: Extensions and Backgrounds
  1. A title: Extensions and Backgrounds using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti (Challenge: can you make your title transparent?)
  2. Skitches of the settings from 2 Bing Images sites and a slide background image from your favorite
  1. A Skitch of our Apps and Extensions list (so you can add them again anytime): https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1mjZhvK5x5Ck_bPbal3wMqkRWk03cqa_LY73oPbx4SjU/pubhtml
  2. The 3 links above added to the notes section of your slide
  1. Slide 7: Sand & Sumo

 

- Part 3) Help with today’s assignments! - (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. Portfolio Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)

 

- Part 4) Through?   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Checkout a different style of walking robot

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Wednesday 13th

- Part 1) Review   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Please check your workstation for damages and report problems to me!
  2. Logon here to get to your Gmail: use @student.bisdtx.org
  3. Here’s what your assignments should look like: (view example folder here)
  4. Daily Warmup Activity: Here are the links and directions for today’s warmup
  1. Check for new click-to-comments and my responses to them (blue highlights are new responses!): http://goo.gl/TU5uol

- Part 2) Objectives: Today students will… (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Today we have these learning goals  (all objectives to date)
  1. Slide 8: Science Terms STAAR review: Forces
  1. A title: Forces using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. At least 2 animated gifs related to forces (search Google Images)
  3. Skitches of your test score and 2 Scatter Scores
  4. Add the following to the notes section of your slide
  1. Slide 9: Earthviews and Word Tools
  1. A title: Earthviews and Word Tools using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. A screenshot of our BMS STAAR vocabulary sheet showing the words in rows 174-187 highlighted
  1. A word search answer key made using the highlighted words (copy and paste them) in the Word Search Creator
  1. Links 1&2 below in the notes section of your slide
  1. Word Search Creator: https://worksheets.theteacherscorner.net/make-your-own/word-search/
  2. Google Earthviews: https://earthview.withgoogle.com
  1. Slide 10: Incredibox Fun
  1. A title: Fun using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. A gif slide background (use Screencast-o-matic) of a couple of seconds of your favorite Incredibox arrangement
  3. Links to all 4 versions in the notes section of your slide

 

- Part 3) Help with today’s assignments! - (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. Portfolio Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)

 

- Part 4) Through?   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Checkout this ocean floor crab invasion posted in the news very recently

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Thursday 14th

- Part 1) Review   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Please check your workstation for damages and report problems to me!
  2. Logon here to get to your Gmail: use @student.bisdtx.org
  3. Here’s what your assignments should look like: (view example folder here)
  4. Daily Warmup Activity: Here are the links and directions for today’s warmup
  1. Check for new click-to-comments and my responses to them (blue highlights are new responses!): http://goo.gl/TU5uol

- Part 2) Objectives: Today students will… (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Today we have these learning goals  (all objectives to date)
  1. Slide 11: STAAR review: History of the Civil War
  1. A title: History of the Civil War using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. Skitches of your test score and 2 or more Scatter Scores
  3. Add the following to the notes section of your slide
  1. Slide 12: Custom QR Codes
  1. A title: Custom QR Codes using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. 2 QR codes (one for each campus) made with SnippQR  (Challenge: can you include the logos for each campus on their QR codes and color match the codes to the school colors?)
  3. A Skitch of the SnippQR homepage
  4. A link to SnippQR in your slide notes section
  1. Slide 13: Prezi Double-Bubble Thinking Map
  1. A title: Prezi using Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text / Graffiti
  2. A Skitch of your complete double-bubble comparison Prezi showing how the two things are alike and how they are unique (you can use BHS and CCHS if you like)
  1. A link to your Prezi in your slide notes section (click the share button to get your link)

 

- Part 3) Help with today’s assignments! - (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. Portfolio Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)

 

- Part 4) Through?   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Checkout this world-record snake which was caught just 1 week ago and check your grades since the grading period ends tomorrow!

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Friday 15th: End of 5th Grading Period - Monday is a Holiday!  

- Part 1) Review   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Please check your workstation for damages and report problems to me!
  2. Logon here to get to your Gmail: use @student.bisdtx.org
  3. Here’s what your assignments should look like: (view example folder here)
  4. Friday Warmup Activity: 
  1. Check for new click-to-comments and my responses to them (blue highlights are new responses!): http://goo.gl/TU5uol

- Part 2) Objectives: Today students will… (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Please complete and turn-in the following assignments which are due today:
  1. Monday is a

 

- Part 3) Help with today’s assignments! - (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. Portfolio Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)

 

- Part 4) Through?   (click-2-comment)

 

  1. Check your grades in all classes since today is the last day of this grading period and also, our rainy weather forecast for most of next week :(

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