Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Blue Star Survey

Here is a set of links to our student survey. Click below on your grade level.

1

3

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Familiarize Yourself With the MSTEP

Use this site to practice the types of questions you will be encountering on the MSTEP after Spring Break. There are a number of built-in tools you can practice using like the highlighter, sticky notes, and cross-outs. You have worked hard this year so there is nothing you can't handle.
The more you know, the more you know. Michigan Online Tools Trainer - Click here to begin.

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Get Jumping with "Jump Key"

Here is a new game from ABCYa.com to help you master the layout of the keyboard and build speed along the way.

Type the correct letter and make it to the top. Level up and conquer all of the challenges.

Give Jump Key a click and get jumping!

Monday, January 18, 2016

Build a Bridge at Toy Theater


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

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

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

EA Sports Madden Football By The Numbers: The Math and Science Behind The Game

The NFL Players Association, EA Sports, and Discovery Education have teamed up to bring Madden Football to the classroom. These activities explore the math and science behind the game. 

See how much you really know about football at footballbythenumbers.discoveryeducation.com.


Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Hour of Code: Minecraft

Last week we completed an hour coding by building Star Wars games. This week is all about coding in Minecraft. Watch all of the videos and follow directions closely as we continue to think in new ways and creatively problem solve.

Are you ready? Give it a go!


Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Build With Legos In BuildWithChrome.com



Check out buildwithchrome.com and make awesome stuff right within your Chrome browser.

There is a lot to explore here but not all of the distractions at the main Lego site.

Get started in the main building area. When asked to sign-in just cancel.

What will you build?


Hour of Code: Learn to Code with Star Wars and BB-8


The Hour of Code project has teamed up with Star Wars and it could not be any more awesome.

In lesson 1 learn to use blocks of code to program BB-8's movement and then dabble in some java script. Give it a shot and begin to build your own galaxy with code.