Your Code.org accounts can be found here: Class of 2021
We will be creating presentations using Google Slides today. To begin, go to:
You may need to sign into your school Google account first. Then open the assignment called The Gold Rush.
Please follow the guidelines in the presentation above, along with the following:
To create a proper citation for any books or websites you may use, go to: EasyBib
Here are some links to use for your Missions research project:
Check out how many people in the world are using the internet:
It's more important than ever that we learn to be safe while we're online.
Let's take a look at this "game": Privacy Playground
To open your Young Authors Faire document, click on this link:
In the next window, click on "Make a Copy." (you may need to sign into your Google account first)
Start typing! :)
We are going to begin researching the planets of our solar system. Each of you will research all of the planets and then create a video about them. To begin, go to Classroom and sign in:
Open the document called Planets Research. Use this document to take notes on all of the planets.
Here are some websites to get you started with your research:
Or click here for a Custom Google Search: Planets Research
After you are finished with your research, you will need to write the script for your video. Begin your script with a simple introduction:
The Planet _____________.
Then write one paragraph (or more) about your planet based on the research you did. Be sure to include a description of the planet along with one or two interesting facts (you might want to do a little extra research about your planet).
We will be working in Google Maps to add weather data from around the world. The data we'll be using was gathered using a Google Form:
This form was shared out to the world via Twitter. Each of you will have four or five pins to add to our Google Map:
To add a pin, click on the marker in the toolbar:
Then click the spot on the map where you'd like to add your pin. After you click on the map, this window appears:
Where it says "Point" and a number, you will type in the name of the place you're adding, In the text box below the name of the place, you will type in the temperature in BOTH Celsius and Fahrenheit:
A copy of the spreadsheet with all of the data can be found here: Your Weather (Responses)
To go to a second line in the text box, you can't just click the "Return" key. You must click "Control" and "Return" at the same time.
After you've finished adding the information, click "Save."
1. Download the rocktemplate file attached to this post.
2. Open it and fill in the name and title for your comic
3. Write up your own descriptions of the rock types
4. Add pictures to your comic
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