Thursday, September 15

Agenda
1. Grades
2. Recap of Tuesday
3. Memes
4. Meme making activity: 12:30pm2pm
5. Review Maker Education Project Instructions
6. High vs. Low Tech Brainstorm
7. Class Vote

Looking ahead
1. Maker Education Projects and Reflection due September 22 before class
2. Maker Faire in class Thursday, September 22 (bring your projects)
3. Read for September 22: Giving Students More Voice and ChoiceGoogle for Education 101 video

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Tuesday, September 13

Agenda
1. Grades and comments in eLC
2. Genius Hour Post #2 due before class TODAY
3. Course Planner Update
4. Reading Check and Discussion
5. Upcycling; Upcycling examples
6. Upcycling Activity
7. Maker Education Projects

To do for September 15
1. Consider two things you might do for a Maker Education project (one high tech, one low tech)
2. Come to class ready for some “high tech” maker activities and discussion

Tuesday, September 6

Tuesday, September 6
1. Grades entered and Affinity Space Project ideas
2. Flipgrid responses
3. Creating a playlist
4. Sharing a playlist
5. Creating a video for your playlist (other ideas: Flipagram, Screencastify, Quicktime, Movie Maker, iMovie, other apps?)
6. Class vote

To do for Thursday, September 8
1. Work on Affinity Space Playlist and Reflection (due September 8 by 11:59pm)

Looking ahead
1. Genius Hour Post #2 (due September 13th before class)
2. Maker Ed readings for class September 13: TIME Magazine Maker Article and We Are Makers Video

Thursday, September 1

Agenda
1. Flipgrid instructions
2. Child-driven Education dotstorm
3. What else can children (or people in general) do with computers to learn?
4. Affinity Spaces
5. Affinity Space Project
6. Affinity Space project ideas

To Do for Tuesday, September 6
1. Post your Flipgrid (before class)
2. Review the YouTube Help pages: Create ChannelCreate Playlist, and Share Playlist
3. Start looking for videos about your affinity space

Tuesday, August 30

Agenda Tuesday, August 30
1. Odds and Ends (attendance + reading checks)
2. UDL Reading Check
3. UDL Discussion of reading check answers
4. UDL Principles and Practice
5. Examples of UDL: Math exampleELA exampleNeumann examples (high school and middle school)
6. Developing a UDL Activity

To Do for Thursday, September 1
1. Genius Hour Post #1 (due before class)
2. Watch: The child-driven education (17 minutes)
3. Skim: Affinity Space Wikipedia Page

Looking ahead
1. Flipgrid post (due before class Tuesday, September 6)
2. Affinity Space Playlist & Reflection (due by 11:59pm Thursday, September 8)