Can you describe your life so far in six words? It’s a challenge I 'm giving you. It can also be about your life in Primary school. You must be creative and clever. Remember that these words need to reflect you……not just be six words. Then look for an image that can represent those six words and save it in your computer.
Watch the video below for creative inspiration, but you are not allowed to borrow any ideas.
This is the finished Google site on The Mysteries of Harris Burdick. Please check if you find your story. I might have skipped a few as there are 81 stories in all. Let me know if I have left yours out.
Get ready to write your persuasive essay this week!
Click on "post a sticky" and the wall will appear. Double click on the wall so that a post it appears. Write your name and your possible solution about how we can deal with cyberbullies promoting a positive use of Internet.
When William Kamkwamba was fourteen years old he built a windmill. He is from Malawi, and using information he discovered in a book and miscellaneous parts that he was able to find, he built a windmill to help his family and eventually his community with their everyday needs. Please watch his inspiring story which shows what can be accomplished with a little knowledge and some ingenuity.
After watching the video, what do you think? What type of man is William? Why?
Wiliam has a dream which is to finish school and start his own company. Which is YOUR dream?
Tell us about the superpower you would like to have and how would you use it?
Maybe you would like to have a power that would help you do good in this world. Or maybe you would like to have a power in an area that you find lacking within yourself. For example: perhaps you are having trouble in math; a superpower that might help with instant number recognition and formulas might come in handy.
Kids are spending more and more time on computers and cell phones. For most kids, these devices offer a fun and fast way to keep in contact with friends and family. Some, however, use e-mail, text messages, social networks, such as Facebook, to bully their peers. This is the video we watched in class and we reflected upon it altogether. Now, I would like you to watch it with your parents and reflect with them on this issue which is affecting society more and more. Thank you.
During the first days in September we were invited to participate in writing an article for a Global Newspaper highlighting special events of the classroom or the community. This is the final version sent to us. Hope you enjoy it! Click on the link below, then click on the attachment, read the whole newspaper and leave a comment saying what the other articles are about. Which one did you like best? Why? Global Newspaper
Watch this video, please. I challenge you to try to identify 17 famous people. You may watch it with any relative of yours and ask for help as they are not contemporary characters. I hope you enjoy it! Leave a comment to know if you were able to discover them.
Think Different from youtube advertising slogan from Apple Computer (1977)