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Monday 3rd:

Tuesday 4th:

Wednesday 5th:

Thursday 6th:

Friday 7th: Last Day of the 5th Grading Period/8th Grade Field Trip

Monday 3rd:

- Part 1) Review  (click to 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 s17 example folder here)
  4. Review key points from last week & Announcements
  1. 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 to comment)

  1. Today we have these objectives  (all s17 objectives to date)
  1. Page 1: This week at BMS
  1. A Title: Monday using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. A subtitle: This week at a glance
  3. A screenshot of the Latest News This Week section from our BMS campus homepage: http://bms.bisdtx.org/
  4. A screenshot of the newsletter entry for your grade from here: http://bms.bisdtx.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=330788&type=d&pREC_ID=748686
  5. A screenshot of the Bastrop weather forecast for this week, which looks awesome by-the-way, from any weather site you like. I like this site: https://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=78602&MR=1
  6. A screenshot showing the end of the grading period date (from the BMS homepage). On the homepage, click where you see the red arrow below to find this.
  1. An image related to anything that’s going on for you this week, for example, I chose the band that the 8th Graders will be seeing during their field trip this Friday: http://www.mnozilbrass.at/en/
  1. Page 2: Graffiti Creator
  1. Page 3: Explore Canva Designs
  1. Paste your PRINT SCRN of the homepage as you swirl around and crop it on your page. (Challenge: can you get your image to smudge into your page background somehow, as you see in my example below?)
  2. Add an arrow pointing to ‘Sign up with Google’ (I used the explore explore options to find mine)
  1. Skitch 3 or more interesting designs to your page (by clicking ‘Get Design Inspiration’ - green arrow - and browsing). You should see your account in the top left corner of the window (red arrow)

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

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. s17 Notebook Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)
  1. Tasks Checklist for today

- Part 4) Through?  (click to comment)

  1. Checkout our awesome forecast for the week and a cool GIF

        

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Tuesday 4th:

- 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 s17 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 s17 objectives to date)
  1. Page 4: Google Deep Dreams Generator

  1. Page 5: Canva Beginners Tutorial
  1. A title: Canva using Graffiti Creator: http://www.graffiticreator.net/
  2. Skitches of steps 2 and 4 of the tutorial (so I can see what hat and foods you chose)
  3. Your completed tutorial congratulations screen
  1. Page 6: Begin new Canva Presentation project called Central Texas Main Attractions
  1. A background image from Central Texas
  2. A Title: Central Texas Main Attractions
  3. An image or clipart of the state of Texas
  4. A Subtitle: A Presentation By
  5. Your name

  1. A Skitch of your Canva Title Slide
  2. A Skitch of your account from the top left corner of your Canva homepage
  3. A link to Canva: https://www.canva.com/

 

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

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. s17 Notebook Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)
  1. Tasks Checklist for today

 

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

 

  1. Checkout this quote on how internal dialogue shapes your view of the world and an auto-gif created by Google Photos of some images I took in my backyard early in the morning a year ago

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Wednesday 5th:

- 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 s17 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 s17 objectives to date)
  1. Page 7: WordArt (formerly called Tagul as of 2 days ago) Word Clouds 
  1. Slide 8: Canva Project Slides 2&3
  1. Title Slide: Central Texas Main Attractions
  2. Slide 2: Flowers (add a title, a background image of local wildflowers and a link to where you got your image)
  3. Slide 3: Fun (add a title, a background image to your favorite area activity or activities and a link to where you got your image)

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  1. Slide 4: Food
  2. Slide 5: Favorites (this is up to you… whatever your favorite things about this area are!)

 

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

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. s17 Notebook Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)
  1. Tasks Checklist for today

 

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

 

  1. Checkout these sites with fun outdoor activities for our area (which go along with our current Canva Project)

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Thursday 6th:

- 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 s17 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 s17 objectives to date)
  1. Page 9: Light Art images
  1. A different Graffiti Creator Title Thursday (link to Graffiti Creator: http://www.graffiticreator.net/)
  2. A link to where you found them (only one link if they all came from the same location or a link for each if they didn’t)
  3. At least 3 light art images
  1. Page 10: Canva Project Slides 4&5
  1. Title Slide: Central Texas Main Attractions
  2. Slide 2: Flowers (add a title, a background image and a link to where you got your image)
  3. Slide 3: Fun (add a title, a background image and a link to where you got your image)
  4. Slide 4: Food (add a title, several background images and a link to where you got your images)
  5. Slide 5: Favorites (this is up to you… whatever your favorite things about this area are!)

 

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

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. s17 Notebook Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)
  1. Tasks Checklist for today

 

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

 

  1. Checkout this magnetic gif… it attracts your attention!

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Friday 7th: Last Day of the 5th Grading Period/8th Grade Field Trip

- 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 s17 example folder here)
  4. Field Trip Plan for 8th Grade: Click here for timeline and roster
  5. 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. If you’ve completed and turned-in everything, explore any of these!

 

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

 

  1. Here are the links you’ll need for today
  1. s17 Notebook Bookmarks for this week (jump directly to instructions!)
  1. Tasks Checklist for today

 

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

 

  1. Checkout today’s holidays!

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