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Tuesday, February 14

  1. page Football Toss Comparison Activity edited With so many sporting events that happen through out the year, why don't we take advantage of them …
    With so many sporting events that happen through out the year, why don't we take advantage of them as times to collect data. Several students are hooked on one sport or another. Whether it is linked to the Super Bowl or the Final Four or the World Cup, there is usually something going on the capture data.
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    bee completed. I used a utility knife to cut the hole. You can use scissors for cutting the hole.
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    The probes we will be using is the PocketLab sensor. The probe will need to synced with device that has the app on it. Check the PocketLab site for what devices that the probe can be connected. If your school is a GAFE (Google Apps for Education), students can download their data to their google drive space.
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Monday, February 13

  1. page Football Toss Comparison Activity edited ... to collect data. Several students are hooked on one sport or another. Whether it is linked t…
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    to collect data. Several students are hooked on one sport or another. Whether it is linked to the Super Bowl or the Final Four or the World Cup, there is usually something going on the capture data.
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    a football. Draw around an inch and a quarter around in the ball. In the picture below, the hole is cut all the way through to allow the probe to be pushed out of the ball when the activity has bee completed.
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    The probes we will be using is the PocketLab sensor. The probe will
    Steps for Activity based
    1. Students need to research how a current quarterback throws the football. Look at arm angle and how the quarterback releases the ball. Have them practice mimicking the throws to the best of their abilities.
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  2. page Football Toss Comparison Activity edited With so many sporting events that happen through out the year, why don't we take advantage of them…
    With so many sporting events that happen through out the year, why don't we take advantage of them as times to collect data.
    Here is how to place the probe in the ball. The ball needs to made out of foam to hold its shape as a hole is cut into the center. I have tried this with a small soccer ball which could be used as a basketball and a football.
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    The probe will need to synced with device that has the app on it. Check the PocketLab site for what devices that the probe can be connected. If your school is a GAFE (Google Apps for Education), students can download their data to their google drive space.
    Steps for Activity based
    1. Students need to research how a current quarterback throws the football. Look at arm angle and how the quarterback releases the ball. Have them practice mimicking the throws to the best of their abilities.

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Wednesday, January 4

  1. page home edited ... {IMG_1479[1].JPG} When it comes to being a maker, teachers and students have always created …
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    When it comes to being a maker, teachers and students have always created items using inexpensive tools. For many years paper, pencil, gluesticks and popsicle sticks have been the standard creative medium for students. Students would be given activities to build a solution based on the tools that they have access to using. Now adding computers to the mix with reusable materials, there are so many options to create. We teach so many student about creating in physical from and capture into digital, we need to complete the circle by creating digitally and processing that design into a physical format.
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    Maker education is about the journey of learning to begin the path to innovation.
    What is Maker Movement?
    The standard definition is started in the mid-2000's to describe a group of people who created items using homemade or inexpensive tools. It is about using a person creativity to solve a problem. Makers focus on inventing a solution with the tools that they have.
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    Being able to teach students how to be entrepreneurs is critical to the future of our country. Maker education
    What is Maker Movement?
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    they have.
    Education has

    Educators have
    always been doing Maker of some sort.making in their classrooms. Using whatever they had to try to develop a solutions to class activities. Asking students how to solve p
    How Do I Get Started
    Limited Money or A Lot of Money
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Tuesday, December 20

  1. page home edited ... Being able to teach students how to be entrepreneurs is critical to the future of our country.…
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    Being able to teach students how to be entrepreneurs is critical to the future of our country. Maker education
    What is Maker Movement?
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    they have.
    Education has always been doing Maker of some sort.

    How Do I Get Started
    Limited Money or A Lot of Money
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