YouTubin’ It Up!

We’re Creating Our Own YouTube Channels!!!!!! Honestly, creating a channel is super simple. But, we need to make sure it’s not boring and people want to check it out. Students need to have their channel created by Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. We’ll be reviewing The Complete Guide to Building a Successful YouTube Channel.  Once our…

Digital Citizenship Videos

Our first film assignment!  Soon, Hercules Middle School will be giving students instruction on digital citizenship. That instructional lessons, created by Common Sense Education, will be on one of the following: Digital Life 101 Cyberbullying: Be Upstanding What your assignment is, if you choose to accept it (if you’d like a passing grade), is to…

PSA Contest! #TUPE @COCOTUPE

The Contra Costa Office of Education is offering $$$$$ for the winners of their PSA contest. YES, you could win $$$ and feel amazing about yourself by creating and filming your own Public Service Announcement for the Tobacco Use Prevention Education program. For rules and guidelines, use the link above. HOW TO SUBMIT: 1. Upload your…

Fourth Week – Get Into Reading!

Alright, we’re into our fourth week and students are getting the hang of Summit Learning. In English, we’ve started reading “Holes” and by Friday or over the weekend, students should have read up through chapter 5. They’ll have lots of time in class on Thursday and Friday, so that shouldn’t be a problem for them…

Gmailing it Up!

Hey kids, check to see if your Gmail account has been activated. Once it is, you’ll be able to get notifications from Summit,  WordPress, Twitter, whatever you ‘re signed up to or connected to your school’s Google account. You can even email me questions or just to say what’s up!