Student Writer: Communication tips during distant learning

Times can be hard during distant learning and communication is VERY important. There are many ways to communicate to teachers and other students. So, I am going tell u and I hope you can use my tips in the future! 1.Reaching out to Teachers You can reach out to teachers by emailing them or putting…

The Final Countdown #EuropeBand

The Final Countdown Products We’re coming to the Final Products of our project, Memoir of a Student. Students are completing the following: two collages on the POV and the theme of “I Am Malala”, a memoir of their own, and an oral presentation. Let’s take a look at each one. The two collages are first…

Blog Review Expose

You’ve been working on your blog for months! If you’ve stayed on track, you’ve written nearly 50 blog posts! Generally, blog posts are given credit for being done with little to no review being done on the content of those posts. The reason for that is because everyone’s blog is different, has a different tone,…

HMS Club Documentaries

There are so many amazing clubs on campus, students are doing some wonderful things. Please pick a club to do a documentary on. Speak with the adviser of that club to ensure they’d like to have a video created about their work. The guidelines for the video are as follow: Minimum of 3 minutes from…

Parents! Connect to @classcraftgame to Get Classroom Updates

The school year is moving right along, and I try to communicate with parents as much as possible. One of the best ways to keep up on what’s happening is to get your parent code and sign up for Classcraft! If you’d like more information about what gamification of the classroom involves, click here. Here’s…

Collab Intro Vids

You’ve got two Collabs (short for collaborators for people that are too busy to say the entire word) set up. Now, you’re going to do a quick intro with each other to introduce them to your audience. Because, really, the audience is what this is all about. If you want to make YouTubing a career,…

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…