Archive for the Edublogs Challenge 2011-2012 Category



Challenge 2, Places to Visit

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Part of Edublogs Challenge 2 was to look at a few of the places Miss W would be visiting and recommend places for her to see.  We created a Glogster of what we found.    

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Prickly PearJelly Making

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Our class began our study on Native American Units. To kick it off we joined Mrs. Goucher’s class and made prickly pear jelly from thw fruit of a prickly pear cactus. Enjoy this video of our students explaining the process.  

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New Avatars

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We had a blast making Avatars in class.

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Waiting for the Student Challenge

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As we patiently wait for the new class challenge to start on Edublogs, some visitors from last year may have noticed I redesigned the blog look. If  you look at the top of our page you will see two new tabs; Weekly Journal and Reviews. The weekly journal is a question for my students to […]

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Science Fun!

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We have had a blast so far learning about science this year. We have done three projects so far to help us learn some important science lessons. Our first project was working as a team to build straw structures. We had to design a structure that would hold pennies.  Watch our animoto to see the […]

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Quality Commenting on Blogs

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  With a new school year and a new challenge comes a new class. We learned about Quality Comments today from the fabulous video that Mrs. Yollis’s class made. Here is a wordle about the ideas we got from her video.    

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Beginning of School Year

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It’s time for school.  The summer has flown by and I am so excited about getting ready for my new 4th graders this year. I am also excited about continuing our blogging journey as well as learning and exploring new ideas in technology.

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Summer Time!

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This posting comes a little on the late side but summer is officially here and we have been out since May 26th.  I hope everyone enjoys their break. I will be updating the blog here and there so come back soon!

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