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  • Sarah Mcfadden wrote a new blog post: Scratch on   17 hours, 11 minutes ago · View

    Don’t forget to log in before you start working in Scratch.

    When you finish your holiday card, edit one of the starter projects to make it your own or create a project from Scratch.

  • Sarah Mcfadden wrote a new blog post: Make some new pages   2 days, 5 hours ago · View

    After you finish the assignment that was due on Friday. Create another webpage (call this one second). In this new page you are you going to talk about your favorite hobby and add two pictures to illustrate what your hobby is. Lesson 9 on HTML.net explains how to add images. Now create a third page (call [...]

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: 6.2 Fossil Formation   5 days, 20 hours ago · View

    Read the following information about fossils. The second page has the directions for a lab where we will attempt a fossil making session!

    Fossil Formation info and lab

    Bill Nye’s Fossils

     

     

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: 6.1 Types of Rocks   5 days, 20 hours ago · View

    Videos to go along with this chapter…

    Untamed Science

    Mr. Parr – Types of Rocks

    Bill Nye Rocks and Soil

     

  • Sarah Mcfadden wrote a new blog post: Markup the Text   6 days, 6 hours ago · View

    Most of you created your first webpage earlier this week. Please help those who don’t have a file created yet to create one like yours. Then add some more lines of text. Use the additional formatting commands we discussed Tuesday (the day before the power went out). Use em, strong, small, etc to add some [...]

  • Sarah Mcfadden wrote a new blog post: Holiday Card   6 days, 7 hours ago · View

    After you finish the Scratched Intro create a Holiday Card. You can create a birthday card, Happy Easter Card, May Day Card, Graduation card. Be creative and make sure you save your work so you can show off your creativity next time in class. When you are in the Create area of Scratched click the [...]

  • Sarah Mcfadden wrote a new blog post: Scracth   1 week ago · View

    Scratch is a programming language using Goggle Blockly. You stack different commands to make something happen. Go to the Scratch website. Click Join Scratch and fill in the requested info. After creating a login in the Welcome to Scratch area choose Learn how to make a project in Scratch. Compete each step of the introduction, but [...]

  • Jeff Fastnacht wrote a new blog post: Common Core – Yes, High Stakes Testing – No   1 week, 2 days ago · View

    I could restate this, but Dr. Fryer says it better than I can.

  • Jeff Fastnacht commented on the blog post New Security Protocols at EPS   1 week, 6 days ago · View

    Kathleen thanks for the comment. Employees at EPS also have the same phob key so they can enter at any time. And I must agree it is a sad time that we must now fortify our schools in this fashion.

  • Jeff Fastnacht wrote a new blog post: New Security Protocols at EPS   1 week, 6 days ago · View

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: L 98 Geometric Solids Extension Activity   2 weeks ago · View

    Download the following worksheets into Good Notes.

    L 98 wksts.

    I will review the directions for each and our routine.  After that, you will work with a partner to complete the activities using the net manipulatives and the solids that we have in the classroom.

     

     

     

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: 5.3.2 Grand Canyon…Erosion Extension   2 weeks ago · View

    A copy of your worksheets for the lab, vocabulary, and the Final Project directions are below. You will not receive a hard copy of these. Download the worksheets into Good Notes, this way you may jot notes on them if needed and then transfer them to your Science notebook. Grand Canyon Photo page Pre and Post [...]

  • Jeff Fastnacht wrote a new blog post: Medications @ School – New Safety Protocols   2 weeks, 1 day ago · View

    Dispensing medications, both prescription and OTC, during the school day has always been a concern for educators.  Since the very first time I gave a child a Tylenol (back in the dark ages) it has been a concern.  Today, schools across the nation, North Dakota, and in  Ellendale have been struggling with the increasing requests [...]

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: 5.3.1 Weathering and Erosion   2 weeks, 1 day ago · View

    We will be following up with a STEM unit involving Grand Canyon, A Trail Through Time…blog with that as well.

    First things first though…

    It’s a Hard Rock Life:

    Rocks and Weathering

    Erosion – Bill Nye:

    Scholastic Study Jam – review of vocabulary:

     

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: 5.2 Moving Crust – Earthquakes   2 weeks, 2 days ago · View

    Assignment: Journal 5 facts about Earthquakes. At least one must be about causes.

     

    Folding and faulting examples:

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: 5.1 Earth and its layers   2 weeks, 2 days ago · View

    Following our reading of 5.1, we will follow up with the blog assignment. Much to be learned and understood through the visuals and audio provided through the following videos: View and discuss the first one in class. –Record in your journal 5 facts (drawings labeled can be included) from the video. This one we will [...]

  • paulette-carlson wrote a new blog post: Simple machines in Science   2 weeks, 5 days ago · View

    Thumbnail What you see here is the use of ‘simple machines’ to get rid of a mouse. Have you played mouse trap? Let’s learn about simple machines, their cause and effect, and then we will get creative. Song to learn the types of simple machines and their purpose. Simple Machines with Bill Nye Examples of simple [...]

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