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Creativity Challenge #7

October 30, 2011 by Ethan · 5 Comments · Art, Learning, Student Blogging Challenge, Technology

For Challenge 7, we had a list of sites to visit and explore. It was fun because even though my class is not blogging, 5th grade math teacher is, so we got to explore these site in her class too. This is the website that is called thisissand.com. On this site you can make a bunch of different things. I made just a bunch of mountains.

I thought also that Fantastic Contraption was fun also. It involves science in it. Here is a Screenr video on a level on Fantastic Contraption.

What were your favorites?

Did you like Fantastic Contraption and This is Sand?

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  • Ross Mannell

    Great work, Ethan!

    It’s so easy to see how you’ve been progressing in the Blogging Challenge.

    Have you seen the Challenge 8 ideas for being connected? There are some great ideas for increasing the number of comments you receive on your blog. :)

    My summary blog for the challenge and where you can leave comments if you need any help…

    http://rossmannell.edublogs.org/

    The Official Challenge 8 Blog Post with all the details….

    http://studentchallenge.edublogs.org/2011/11/07/challenge-8-are-you-connecting/

    Ross Mannell (Your Blogging Challenge Mentor)

    • Ethan

      Dear Mr. Mannell,

      I have a really good idea for Challenge #8, but it will take a lot of work and I have a busy week with soccer. So, I hope to finish before Challenge 9, but might not.

      From,
      Ethan

  • Ross Mannell

    Dear Ethan,

    I completely understand the problems with time. As a mentor, I see my job is to only drop in and see how each student is going. Time is an issue for a number of my students. That you have a good idea for Challenge #8 doesn’t surprise considering how much effort I can see goes into your blog.

    Time is always an issue for me also. As I’ve retired from full time teaching, I no longer have a class but I am kept busy making CDs and DVDs for schools and community groups. I’ve been booked out for the rest of the year so I have to squeeze as much as I can into the time I have.

    Ross Mannell :)

    • Ethan

      Dear Mr. Mannell,

      Thank you for the compliment. I can tell you spent a lot of time with other people because, how much time you spend commenting on my blog.

      From,
      Ethan

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