AMLE Feature: Scheduling
More on scheduling:
Jokes You Can Use:
This girl said she recognized me from the vegetarian club, but I'd never met herbivore.
What do you call a dinosaur with an extensive vocabulary? A thesaurus.
On Our Mind:
#mschat restart on Twitter August 9 - 8:00 pm EST (Todd Bloch)
●Scoopit: Jennifer Mangler
●Twitter: National History Bee, Electric Eggplant, Toshiba Innovation, Scott Newcomb,
Bethany Beaudrie, Professor Michael Mills, the Doceri Team, Sandra Wozniak, Ellie Dix,
Haikuary, Round Lake Middle, Scott Ziegler, Present Me, and Kyle Pekurney.
●Facebook: Stacy Nichols Belson,
●iTunes: No new follows this week.
Middle School Science Minute
by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or email@example.com)
Summer Reading Through Time and Space
The Summer, 2012 edition of Science Scope, a magazine for middle school science teachers
produced by the National Science Teachers Association, featured an article entitled "Book Your
Summer Vacation." The article was written by Juliana Texley. This is the second in a three part
series of podcasts, on this article. In this podcast, three more books are featured. They
Billions of Years, Amazing Changes: The Sory of Evorution, by Laurence Pringle
Mission Control: This is Apollo, by Andrew Chalkin
Space, Stars, and the Beginning of Time, by Elaine Scott
All of these books are available in the NSTA Store:
From the Twitterverse:
Using iPads in the Classroom Edubloggercon/SocialEdCon session.
Brad Flickinger hosting.
What are people using in their classrooms>
Open mic time
Wanted the iPads as a tool not as a thing to learn in itself.
App Craft: Kids creating apps and animations for other kids to use.
The free version has a lot of Japanese commercials.
Penguin Palooza on wikispaces.com
apps were the tacky/techie? books.
Smithsonian institute book on penguins.
Penguin app that hooks up with an aquarium in Calif.
Consumer apps: used apps.
Producer apps: created content with the app.
Comic Creator, etc. Digital Storytelling.
Use teleprompter software and sandwich two iPads together.
Use it with English Language Learners.
Prompterous: teleprompter software.
Collabaracam: combine 4 different iphones or ipads to one.
One person becomes the director and then combine the feeds on one device.
Animate on the fly. Use it with kids to do digital storytelling.
Animating in real time.
Facejack: Does the same thing as Blabberize.
QR Code Scavenger Hunts.
Putting QR codes next to teacher names as a way to connect with teachers and content.
Action Movie app.
Music creation with the iPad
Google easy chords for the song.
iPad Band . . . hehehe
Give the kids a chance and they'll go for it like nobody's business.
Kids learn on the virtual instrument and it leads to the real instrument.
Teaching with one
Air Parrot: mirror your MacBook.
Use Reflections and put an iPEVO next to the computer and then you can show your
fingers touching the screen.
Stylus: Just mobile
An allupen . . . ?
Events & Happenings: