Schedule Spring 2015

 Week Topics Assignments Due
Week 1
January 12
Course Introduction
The following assignments are due on January 12.
  • None
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 19

 No classThe following assignments are due on January 19.
  • Join Dropbox using this link.
  • Join the shared folder in class.
Week 2
January 26
Language Arts

Classroom Blogs
Fluency & iRead
The following assignments are due on January 26.
Week 3
February 2
Language Arts

Digital Storytelling
PuppetPals
The following assignments are due on February 2.
Week 4
February 9
Mathematics

SMART Notebook
Multiple Representations
The following assignments are due on February 9.
Week 5
February 16
Mathematics

Virtual Manipulatives
The following assignments are due on February 16.
Week 6
February 23
MicroTeaching Experiences - Language Arts

Wendy Chang
Angie Kim
Monica Kohler
Natalie Stearman
Patty Van Aalsburg
The following assignments are due on February 23.
  • Mathematics Lesson Outline: Please submit to the class Dropbox folder by February 26 @ 11:59 PM.
Week 7
March 2
MicroTeaching Experiences - Mathematics

Amy Matt
Kelly McLemore
Bella Pinchuck
Caroline Porter
Lauren Scofield

The following assignments are due on March 2.
  • MicroTeaching Reflection: Please email me your reflection prior to class if you had your MicroTeaching experience the previous week.
Spring Break
March 9
 No classThe following assignments are due on March 7.
  • MicroTeaching Reflection: Please email me your reflection prior to class if you had your MicroTeaching experience the previous week.
  • IWB Project: Please submit to the class Dropbox folder by March 12 @ 11:59 PM.
Week 8
March 16
Social Studies

Primary Sources
VoiceThread
Virtual Field Trips

The following assignments are due on March 16.
Week 9
March 23

Social Studies

Elections and social responsibilities in teaching
TalkShoe
Google Earth Tours
The following assignments are due on March 23.
  • Reading: Developing Citizenship
  • Technology: TalkShoe
  • VoiceThread on the fall of communism in Europe and the destruction of the Berlin Wall due before class.
Week 10
March 30
Science

Inquiry learning
Explore Learning
The following assignments are due on March 30.
  • Reading: Inquiry and Simplifying Inquiry
  • Social Studies Lesson Outline: Please submit to the class Dropbox folder by April 2 @ 11:59 PM.
Week 11
April 6
Science

Misconceptions
Solar System Simulations
The following assignments are due on April 6.
Week 12
April 13
MicroTeaching Experiences: Social Studies

Kate Hudson
Brianne Imperial
Lindsey Kaler
Shannon Mason
Keslie Zipprich

The following assignments are due on April 13.
  • Blog Project: Please email me a link to your classroom blog by April 16 @ 11:59 PM
  • Complete Internet Safety tutorials and quizzes.
Week 13
April 20
MicroTeaching Experiences: Science
The following assignments are due on April 20.
  • MicroTeaching Reflection: Please email me your reflection prior to class if you had your MicroTeaching experience the previous week.
  • Science Lesson Outline: Please submit to the class Dropbox folder by April 23 @ 11:59 PM.
Week 14
April 27
MicroTeaching Experiences: Science

Julia Gilliam
Rachel Dalkin
Courtney Goodloe
Dani Mullis
Jenne Nurse

Microsoft Excel
The following assignments are due on April 27.
  • MicroTeaching Reflection: Please email me your reflection prior to class if you had your MicroTeaching experience the previous week.
  • Submit any necessary revisions on Lesson Outlines.
  • Upload course assignments to Chalk & Wire.