Thursday, 11 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 174: Grade 1 and Google Presentations

These grade 1 students have been working hard to transfer their research into a Google Presentation (for the first time). So far, we have learned to:

  • Create a Google Presentation
  • Use Google's Research tool
  • Add 'free to use' creative commons licensed pictures and make them full screen
  • Add text and manipulate it

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 173: Smart Notebook and Patterning

Grade 3 students using Smart Notebook to demonstrate mastery of patterning as part of a professional learning community's work.

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 172: Sketching Kali

Kinders and grade 1 students sketching what the see in Kali into their sketchbook - so many colours, shapes and patterns to see!

Monday, 8 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 171: Exploring Kali

Grade 6 students taking turns exploring Kali before completing a free write on where the perfect home for Kali should be.

Thursday, 4 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 170: Welcome Kali!

Welcome "Kali" the kaleidoscope to Keeler School. Kids are exploring this life-sized invention created by a Calgary lawyer.

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 169

It's awesome to have students share their new learning with their peers. Here, a grade 2 student is showing how he learned to use the subtract tool in the Morphi App when designing in 3D.

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 168: Design Thinking and 3D Printing

One thing that we have always needed is a way to keep our headphones organized. What better way to do so than to design and print a solution to this problem. Thanks to Morphi app and our MakerBot 3D printer, we were able to do so with ease! 

Monday, 1 June 2015

#YYCLC Day 167: The Triops is growing!

Our pet Triops is growing fast by the day. In it's spare time, he/she likes to do flips and somersaults in the water!