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Monday 15th

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Thursday 18th

Friday 19th: Last Day of the 4th grading Period

Monday 15th

 

- 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: 
  1. Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com/h
  2. Use the color fill bucket to color fill the scene below using Sumopaint: http://www.sumopaint.com/home/#app
  3. Use the image and link below for your link symbol
  1. Here’s the scene to color fill (right-click open in new window for a larger view to Skitch to your desktop and open with Sumopaint - watch the video demo below the image)
  2. Video help with color filling in Sumopaint: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/197021/Video%20Tutorials/Sumo/Color%20filling%20with%20Sumopaint%20%28s16%29.mp4
  3. Use the Colorzilla eyedropper extension to pull colors from these example images
  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: 4.20 Week7 Portfolio
  1. A title: 4.20 Week7 Portfolio using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. 2 or 3 ways to express the fraction 2/3 (search Google Images) since we will be 2/3 of the way through this school year on Friday!
  3. A subtitle: Review Week (since this week we will review some highlights from this week)
  1. Slide 2: Review Week1
  1. A Title: Week1 using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. Z-type (Title/new example/link)
  1. Pivot (a new 6 frame or more animation saved as a gif)
  1. Human Benchmark (Title/favorite test new score/link)
  1. Slide 3: Review Week2
  1. A Title: Week2 using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. Flamepainter (Title/new example/link)
  1. Santa’s Village (Title/favorite activity screenshot/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 cool gif showing the evolution of the desk (and desktop) from this G+ post:

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Tuesday 16th

 

- 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: 
  1. Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com/h
  2. Complete the word search below (help each other!). Click here for a larger view to Skitch
  3. Explore this population counter and use the link for your link symbol: http://www.breathingearth.net/
  4. Hover over each country to see its current population (the arrow shows whether its population is increasing or decreasing)
  5. Find another country (other than Germany) with a decreasing population (down arrow) and Skitch it’s name and information to your warmup… link it to the World Population Counter. You’ll need to capture this with the PRINT SCRN button, open it with Skitch and then use the crop tool.
  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 3 (continued): If you couldn’t open the links from Santa’s Village yesterday, here are some direct links so you can complete your slide
  1. Slide 4: Review Week3 Word Search Generator
  1. A Title: Week3 using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. A Skitch of the pre-made word list settings page for Spring
  3. A Skitch of your newly created word search (use any settings you like and you don’t need to solve it!)
  1. Slide 5: Review Week3 StudyStack & Quizlet
  1. A Title: Week3 using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. A Skitch of the BMS ELA vocabulary lists sheet (headings and top 5 words in the list) from this link: https://goo.gl/SxjDqK
  3. A Skitch of the bmercer Studystacks sorted by most recent. Video help with bmercer Studystacks: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/197021/Video%20Tutorials/StudyStack/StudyStack%20search%20for%20bmercer%20%28s16%29.mp4
  4. A Skitch of bmercerBMS Quizlets. Video help with bmercerBMS Quizlets: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/197021/Video%20Tutorials/Quizlet/Quizlet%20Search%20for%20bmercerBMS%20%28s16%29.mp4
  5. Arrows from links to Skitches using the research tool. Here’s how to find your arrows using the research tool
  1. Slide 6: Review Week4 Sketchtoy and Screencast-o-matic
  1. A Title: Week4 using any of these Fonts links: Wordart Collection / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. A Skitch of your Sketchtoy ‘Tuesday’ save link from Sketchtoy: http://sketchtoy.com/
  3. Record your Sketchtoy using Screencast-o-matic and Skitch the publish as a gif and resize settings (so you can remember how to do this in the future). Screencast-o-matic should be in your start/programs list, but if not, here’s a link to install it again
  1. Your saved gif of your Sketchtoy Tuesday

 

- 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 cool, live wild animal webcams site (if it’s blocked here, try it at home!)

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Wednesday 17th

- 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: 
  1. Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com/h
  2. Try the memory game a few times and capture your best score and the title at the start of the game to add to your warmup file for Wednesday
  3. Memory: http://www.proprofs.com/games/memory/
  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 7: Review Week5 Sumo Symmetry & Shapes
  1. A Wordart title: Week5 using any of these Fonts links: Favorite Fonts / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. Create 3 new Symmetries, Shapes or a combination of them
  3. Add a link to Sumopaint: http://www.sumopaint.com/home/#app
  1. Slide 8: Review Week5 (continued) Sumo 3D effects
  1. A Wordart title: Week5 using any of these Fonts links: Favorite Fonts / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. Use the Sumo 3D filters to create 3 new examples of 3D shapes (cubes, spheres, cylinders or a combination) using Skitches of Earthviews
  3. A link to Google Earthviews: https://earthview.withgoogle.com
  1. Slide 9: Review Week6 Sumo Masks
  1. A Wordart title: Week6 using any of these Fonts links: Favorite Fonts / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. A Sand Sumo Mask over your Thisissand background
  3. A link to Thisissand: http://thisissand.com/

 

- 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 unusual optical illusion and the cool animated gif below it

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Thursday 18th

- 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: 
  1. Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com/h
  2. Since the grading period ends tomorrow, use the symbol below linked to your online grades (and check them now if you like)
  1. Find and highlight all of the hidden objects in this image (click here for a larger view to Skitch). Help each other!
  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 10: Weavesilk
  1. A title: Weavesilk using any of these Fonts links: Favorite Fonts / Gzaas / Flaming text
  2. The menu options panel, so you can remember how to use the site
  3. At least 3 examples of artwork that you create with the site
  4. A link to Weavesilk: http://weavesilk.com/
  1. Slide 11: Imagecube
  1. Slide 12: End of the grading period

 

- 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 our slightly cooler weather forecast for next week

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Friday 19th: Last Day of the 4th grading Period 

- 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. 1st Period: Image cube works now, so you can complete Slide 11
  2. Please complete and turn-in the following assignments which are due today:
  1. Some things you can explore if you’re through
  1. You can watch The Bear Essentials at this link (since it won’t be available on the projector today): https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/197021/Videos%20%28Public%29/Bear%20Essentials%202%2019%2016.mp4

 

- 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 next year’s school calendar, with more student holidays and an earlier release!

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