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Teens, Tweens and Social Media

November 11, 2011 · 2 Comments · Ms. Williams

I found this article very interesting. Mr. Schaefer shared it with our faculty so I thought I’d pass it along to our blog readers. http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2011/Teens-and-social-media.aspx

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Grammar Test Review Using the iPad

November 8, 2011 · No Comments · Ms. Williams

Today we reviewed for our Unit 2 Grammar test. We began our review by going over pages from our grammar workbooks (in paper print) then moved to a grammar app on the iPad. Students had to show mastery in three categories: Subjects, Verbs and Types of Sentences (all covered in Unit 2). Within a short […]

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iPad Pilot Program at Durham Academy Middle School

November 2, 2011 · No Comments · Ms. Williams

As part of the Durham Academy pilot program with personal devices, our students have spent the last week setting up their iPads for use in the classroom and at home. With the Middle School Technology coordinator, we have met as a class for the past week to accomplish the following goals: 1. Discussing best practices […]

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Hello Sixth Grader Bloggers

February 15, 2011 · No Comments · Mr. Schaefer, Ms. Williams

Photo credit: clarita from morguefile.com Welcome to our classroom’s new blog. We will go over some of the many tools and tips as well as how to use this blog to reflect and think about what you have learned. Like most tools there are ways to use these tools that help create community, and others […]

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