Post a response on your blog:
1 – Can podcasts enhance/support your classroom instruction? What are the benefits and barriers?
2-Provide a short summary of the EdReach podcast you listen to. Are podcasts something you would consider for professional learning in the future?
3- Choose one of the Project Based Learning Articles and post a reaction/review
4 – Watch the TEDxPhilly – Chris Lehmann – http://bit.ly/LsLWcU and right a short reaction post to what he shared.
– Read “The Power of Digital Media”
Project Based Learning-
Lands, Brad. “Digital Learning Series.” : Project Based Learning: Explained. Falls Church City Public Schools, Jan.-Feb. 2012. Web. 29 May 2012. <http://www.digitallearningseries.com/2012/02/project-based-learning-explained.html>.
Perlman, Bob. “Students Thrive on Cooperation and Problem Solving.” Edutopia. Edutopia. Web. 29 May 2012. <http://www.edutopia.org/new-skills-new-century>.
– Plan for Digital Imagery & Image Manipulation (Photoshop) in lab activity. Bring images that you may want to use and check out these ideas for inspiration.
Ideas: Explore perspectives; visualize similes; illustrate principles with self-portraits; place self in literature or history; create illustrations of principles or functions; use an improbable scene as a writing prompt
*** Decide on a topic and group (no more than 4) for group podcast assignment. Plan over the week (using Google docs-share document with me) and be prepared to begin work on June 15th.