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Entries from February 27, 2009

Diversity Week

February 27, 2009 by mrspatterson · 3 Comments · classroom

We had a great time with diversity week. We have not been able to add everything to our voice thread so check back.  We will update it more next week.  Hope you enjoy our sign language.

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Motion

February 25, 2009 by mrspatterson · 17 Comments · classroom

Find items at home that have either circular, straight or back and forth motion. Post them in the comment section. Have fun! Click on this picture to see it bigger. It is in motion? Click here to see more pictures. The pictures are not really moving.  It is an optical illusion.

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Computer Lab Today!

February 24, 2009 by mrspatterson · 12 Comments · classroom

We are going to the computer lab today and you will get to post on your own. Watch the video and then post some more words that you can think of that have -ing in them.

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Our Class Pet by Adrienne

February 20, 2009 by mrspatterson · 14 Comments · Student posts

Peewee is are classroom pet. He is a ginypig. I feed him every day. when his waterbotl is emty he skweels loud. Sometimes  he tugs on his waterbotl. When I give him food  sometimes he flips his bowl over. Its a mess. Peewee is brown and has white spots. He has a pink noes.  Peewee likes to […]

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Abraham Lincoln

February 18, 2009 by mrspatterson · 1 Comment · classroom

We have finished our new Voice Thread on Abraham Lincoln. We tried out some new things, like the web cam and importing images from our digital blue microscope. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did creating it.

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Happy President’s Day

February 16, 2009 by mrspatterson · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

Hope you are having fun on this cold day off.  Here is a puzzle for you to try.  Let me know in the comments how fast you can work it!  Pay attention to the geometric shapes on it.  We are going to be making some abstract art paintings for our Creative Art Projects this week.  […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2009 by mrspatterson · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

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A Voice Thread on Matter

February 11, 2009 by mrspatterson · 5 Comments · classroom, skills

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The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

February 7, 2009 by mrspatterson · 6 Comments · Uncategorized

Hello!  One of my hobbies is to try new things in technology and education.  So here is one that I have just discovered. Voice Thread is a web tool for having conversations around a picture, video, or any topic you can imagine.   I am still trying to imagine all the ways I can use this in […]

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The Super Bowl is over now it’s time for the Blending Bowl!

February 6, 2009 by mrspatterson · 3 Comments · skills

See if you can think of some more long o words and write them in the comments.  Hint: Think about your spelling words for this week.  

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