Monday, March 16, 2015

Build a Bridge at Toy Theater

There are all kinds of great learning activities at The Bridge Builder is just one of them.

Give it a try and see how it comes to other building projects we have used.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Learn Real Coding Skills with CodeMonkey

Visit CodeMonkey to learn real programming skills. A mean gorilla has stolen a little monkey's bag of bananas and it is your job to help the monkey retrieve them all.

Get coding.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Build Amazing Paper Airplanes at Instructables

There are all kinds of things waiting to be built at

Check out all of the different paper airplane plans and make the ultimate flying machine today.

Instructables: Paper Airplanes

Monday, February 02, 2015

Monday, January 26, 2015

Shoot like a pro!

Many thanks to my good friend Mr. Corippo in California for sharing this great resource with us.

Here are a bunch of different camera techniques for producing professional quality video productions. Watch this presentation to see examples of each. You will be asked to take each of these shots on your own and put them together in your own "Shooting Gallery" using a different piece of technology.


Download the shot sheet here.

Minarets Shooting Gallery Level One from Minarets High School

Below is one of the finished products 5th Graders at Bentheim Elementary completed. Watch it to see the shots in action but make yours original.

Anti-Gravity Shooting Gallery from Andy Losik on Vimeo.

What will you create?

Monday, January 19, 2015

Explore Polar Regions at

Explore the Polar Regions with

There are pictures and videos of the habitats and the species that call the Antarctic and Arctic places home.



When in, use the "Places" menu to help navigate yourself around the site.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Google has a great Santa Tracker!

Visit Santa's Village created by Google and enjoy a new activity every day. Watch. Learn. Play.

When Christmas Eve arrives, you will be able to even track Santa on his trip.