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This month we will begin learning about stocks and joining The Stock Market Game this month. In this game each person will be given a budget of $100,000 in the game that will be used to invest in different companies. Visit the class assignments page to find out more.
Project Discovery has been launched!
January - March 2013
Project Discovery is now open for exploration on the Class Assignments page of the class site.This is the time of the year when you have a chance to explore and gain skills related to the field you chose to study.Once you have watched the featured video you can go onto begin a new journey in the area you chose to study for the next 3 months. At the end of the course you will have a chance to give yourself a grade for all the work you did.
Welcome to December!
Advanced App Development
At this point of the year we have created a number of apps and we are almost done with App Inventor. Before we move on we will be inventing some games and then you'll have a chance to invent your very own app.
November: Using App Inventor
Battle for November/December Banner
In November and December we will learn how to create apps for Android phones and tablets. We will start by following tutorials until we master our tech skills. Once we master our app development skills we will create our own apps. Your challenge is to develop an awesome banner for this month on the website.
Your Challenge: Create a banner that shows what we will be learning in November and your design wins a spot on the class webpage for the month
Welcome to App Inventor!!
In order to start creating apps you need to sign up for a Gmail account. Once you have signed up we will be creating an app called HelloPurr. To find out more visit the Class Assignments page.
What's happening in October?
Breaking Down Hate Speech
Our last project in the Digital Identity Unit has to do with hate speech.
Watch this video and then add to the class discussion titled Hate Speech.
You can do this by going to www.engrade.com.
Becoming a Digital Citizen
This month we will be learning about how to build a good digital identity.
Check out the video below to see what other teens think about the stuff they post online.
Banner Battle Winner!
What's going on in September?
We are starting a new section called Digital Footprints. During this time we will be learning about how important it is to leave a good digital footprint online. We will go over privacy, digital identity, and maintaining a good reputation for yourself and those you know online.
Visit Our New Class Blog!
Grading Page Added
Be sure to check out the classes grading policy.
Ideas Worth Sharing
We will be sharing our awesome PowerPoints as well as the class rules. We have had our first class discussion and everyone did great. The class Rules will be up for review so check out the class rules by following this link.
Welcome to the 2012-2013 school year!
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