Rotation 35: April 20-26

First

Fourth

Glogster

Plan

students get an assignment or a task, BEFORE they start doing anything, you should think–

  • What am I supposed to do?
  • What will it look like if I do a really good job?
  • What do I need to find out to do the job?

Online Resources

  1. Hartwick Pines State Park
  2. Hartwick Pines Logging Museum
  3. Mackinac Bridge History
  4. Mackinac State Historic Parks
  5. Historical Information on Mackinac
  6. Mackinac Parks for Kids
  7. Wildernet State Parks
  8. Plan your trip on Michigan.gov
  9. http://vm.mackinacparks.com/

Kid Friendly Search Engines

  1. KidRex – Google for Kids
  2. Quintura for Kids
  3. Kindernet Safe Search for Kids

Mackinac Island

  1. History
  2. Absolute Michigan
  3. Mackinac Island
  4. http://www.mackinac.com/

Mackinac Bridge

  1. About the Mackinac Bridge
  2. Mackinac Bridge
  3. http://www.mightymac.org/bridge.htm
  4. http://www.mackinacbridge.org/about-the-bridge-8/
  5. http://www.mackinacbridge.org/

Fort Mackinac

  1. Fort Mackinac Wikipedia entry
  2. http://www.mackinacparks.com/parks/fort-mackinac_6/
  3. http://hunts-upguide.com/city_of_mackinac_island_fort_mackinac.html
  4. http://www.mackinaw.net/fort.htm

Fort Michilimackinac

  1. Fort Michilimackinac Wikipedia entry
  2. Fort Michilimackinac
  3. FORT MICHILIMACKINAC
  4. Colonial Michilimackinac

Historic Mill Creek State Park

  1. Historic Mill Creek State Park
  2. Mill Creek State Park

Michigan Lighthouses

  1. Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

Soo Locks

  1. Soo Locks
  2. The Soo locks (Sault Ste. Marie)
  3. Soo Locks History

Do

(This is where they read, view, tell, make a picture, etc.)

  1. Note taking tool
  2. Essay map tool
  3. Printing Press – Choose from brochure, newspaper, flyer or booklet.
  4. Blabberize

Review

Before finishing and turning it in, you should stop and think— Is this done?

  • Did I do what I was supposed to do?
  • Do I feel ok about this?
  • Should I do something else before I turn it in?

Third

  1. ARKive
  2. Enchanted Learning
  • Animal Research – Find
    • Habitat, where it lives
    • What it looks like
    • What it eats
    • One other fact

Second

First

Rotation 34: April 14-19 Super 3 Skills

First

Subtraction

Fourth

Glogster

Plan

students get an assignment or a task, BEFORE they start doing anything, you should think–

  • What am I supposed to do?
  • What will it look like if I do a really good job?
  • What do I need to find out to do the job?

Online Resources

  1. Hartwick Pines State Park
  2. Hartwick Pines Logging Museum
  3. Mackinac Bridge History
  4. Mackinac State Historic Parks
  5. Historical Information on Mackinac
  6. Mackinac Parks for Kids
  7. Wildernet State Parks
  8. Plan your trip on Michigan.gov
  9. http://vm.mackinacparks.com/

Kid Friendly Search Engines

  1. KidRex – Google for Kids
  2. Quintura for Kids
  3. Kindernet Safe Search for Kids

Mackinac Island

  1. History
  2. Absolute Michigan
  3. Mackinac Island
  4. http://www.mackinac.com/

Mackinac Bridge

  1. About the Mackinac Bridge
  2. Mackinac Bridge
  3. http://www.mightymac.org/bridge.htm
  4. http://www.mackinacbridge.org/about-the-bridge-8/
  5. http://www.mackinacbridge.org/

Fort Mackinac

  1. Fort Mackinac Wikipedia entry
  2. http://www.mackinacparks.com/parks/fort-mackinac_6/
  3. http://hunts-upguide.com/city_of_mackinac_island_fort_mackinac.html
  4. http://www.mackinaw.net/fort.htm

Fort Michilimackinac

  1. Fort Michilimackinac Wikipedia entry
  2. Fort Michilimackinac
  3. FORT MICHILIMACKINAC
  4. Colonial Michilimackinac

Historic Mill Creek State Park

  1. Historic Mill Creek State Park
  2. Mill Creek State Park

Michigan Lighthouses

  1. Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

Soo Locks

  1. Soo Locks
  2. The Soo locks (Sault Ste. Marie)
  3. Soo Locks History

Do

(This is where they read, view, tell, make a picture, etc.)

  1. Note taking tool
  2. Essay map tool
  3. Printing Press – Choose from brochure, newspaper, flyer or booklet.
  4. Blabberize

Review

Before finishing and turning it in, you should stop and think— Is this done?

  • Did I do what I was supposed to do?
  • Do I feel ok about this?
  • Should I do something else before I turn it in?

Third

What Am I Haikus

Green and speckled legs,
Hop on logs and lily pads
Splash in cool water.

Second

  • KidPix: I’m Being Swallowed by a Boa Constrictor

First

Rotation 33: March 31-April 11

Fourth

Third

Second

First

Spring is Here! Spring Break April 1-8

Spring Break start

Rotation 32: March 25-30

Fourth

  • complete 1 lesson in Type to Learn 3.

Third

  1. Log into Kerpoof.com
  2. Pass out and complete the Fairy Tale Student Worksheet
  3. Use your Fairy Tale Fact Sheet to create a newspaper. Click on the kerpoof newspaper for an example of what to do.

Second

First

Rotation 31: March 21-24

Fourth

  • complete 1 lesson in Type to Learn 3.

Third

  1. Log into Kerpoof.com
  2. Pass out and complete the Fairy Tale Student Worksheet
  3. Use your Fairy Tale Fact Sheet to create a newspaper. Click on the kerpoof newspaper for an example of what to do.

Second

First

  • KidPix-Spring Picture

Rotation 30: March 15-18 (Sub Plans)

Fourth

Click to View Demo of Maps Puzzle

  1. United States Maps Puzzle
  2. Type to Learn 3

Third

  1. United States Maps Puzzle
  2. Type to Learn 3

Second

Click to View Demo of KidPix Drawing

  1. KidPixDraw a picture of your house

First

Click to View Demo of KidPix Drawing

  1. KidPix – Draw a map of Michigan and label Lansing, Charlotte, Mackinac City