May 12

House Design Project




May 7th

Missing Work:
Angelina: College Links
Caleb: Texting, College Links, Ocean Data
Nicole: College Links, Image Links
Lily: College Links
Brody: Ocean Data
Syler: College Links, Ocean
Chandler: Image LInks
Zoe: Image Links
Natalie: Image Links

Texting Assignment 1/2 complete: Natalie, Zac, Angelina, Brody

We will have a Quiz on Friday on Word.



May 5th

Image Hyperlinks: Word



May 2nd

Texting Assignment

Save in 6th Grade Tech/Word Assignments

DO NOT PRINT :)



April 30

Ocean Data Word Assignment



April 25 & 28

FRIDAY: Complete Winter Scene Assignment Part 1

MONDAY: Complete Winter Scene Assignment Part 2

Save this assignment in the 6th grade tech folder as YOURNAMEwinter



April 23

Likes/Dislikes Word Assignment




April 16

Easter Scavenger Hunt



April 14

College Links Word Assignment
Needs to be done by the end of class
Save in your grade's tech folder on the shared drive



April 11th
IN MOVIE MAKER!:
-Add captions to your pictures
-Add transitions(Required), music or narration (optional)
-Title Slide required
-Credit Slide Optional



April 7th

Open Movie Maker
-Add pictures to your project, either search online or take pictures using your camera
-Add text to your pictures



April 2nd

Movie Maker Assignment



March 31

Word assignment 4: Save in 6th grade tech/word assignments as YOURNAME4



March 28

Word Assignment 3: Located in Shared>6th Grade Tech>Word Assignments (citation practice)


Save in the Word Assignments folder as YOURNAME3


March 26


Word Assignment 2: Located in Shared>6th Grade Tech>Word Assignments (citation practice)

Save in the Word Assignments folder as YOURNAME2



March 24

Word Assignment 1: Located in Shared>6th Grade Tech>Word Assignments

Save in the Word Assignments folder as YOURNAME1


March 19-21


Letter Writing
  • Write a formal persuasive letter to the President or Dr. Benson
  • Include Your Name, address, and date in the upper right corner
  • Must contain 5 paragraphs
    • Opening, introduce yourself briefly, state why you are writing
    • First point
    • Second Point
    • Third Point
    • Closing
  • Formatting is very important!
When you are done, use
TypingWeb for 10 minutes : Click on Student Login at the top of the page!! (Example of username: 6nschroeder Password 2020)


March 14

10 minutes of keyboarding

When you are finished with keyboarding play someone else's published game

*Play Testing *
After you finish playing their game answer the following questions in a word document. Save in the 6th grade tech folder as YOURNAMEgamereview
  • o think about something postive to say and something constructive.
  • § I thought you did a good job with/of
  • § One area I think could be improved is
  • o Do not ever give negative feedback
  • If you have play tested a game and given the creator Verbal feedback or you have received feedback change your game to make it even better - we will do it again



March 10-12
Create your own levels in
Gamestar Mechanic
You can also keep working on bonus levels/challenges



March 5-7th

Gamestar Mechanic
Work on bonus levels and Challenges (under workshop towards the bottom of screen)



March 3

Gamestar Mechanic
Complete Episode 5 and work on bonus levels



February 28

Continue your quest on Gamestar Mechanic
Complete Episode 4



February 26

Continue your quest on Gamestar Mechanic
Complete Episode 3



February 24
Continue your quest on Gamestar Mechanic
Complete Episode 2


February 12


Sign up for an account:
http://gamestarmechanic.com/join/redeem/LCATech/free

Complete Missions 1-4




February 10

Continue working on your OIympic brochure
REMEMBER THAT BROCHURES ARE 2 PAGES!
Include pictures, information, and history that is appealing to travelers



February 7

Nations on Parade

Choose a country that is participating in the Olympic Games (not the USA)
Create a brochure using Microsoft Word about this country
Include:
  • Geography/Map
  • Highlight the climate
  • traditional dress
  • Flag
  • Olympic connections (how many years have they participated, what events, etc.)
  • Interesting Information
  • Places to see while visiting
Make your brochure colorful and appealing!

http://www.sochi2014.com/en/teams



February 3

Excel Assignment 2: Graphing




January 31

*Finish Pac Man Parts 1-4
*Finish Excel Assignment 1



January 29

We are going to start working with Excel
Excel Assignment 1 12 Days of Middle School
Save in 6th Grade Tech Folder under Excel Assignments


January 24


Pac Man Parts 3 & 4



January 22

Pac Man Part 2



January 20th

Martin Luther King scavenger hunt


January 13

Bring materials to study for finals

January 10
  • Create a pac man game part 1



January 8
Scratch
  • Create a Sprite- 4 different angles
  • Make Sprite dance


Dec. 20th

Finish crossword puzzles

Missing:
Garrett
Chandler


Dec. 18

Continue working on your crossword puzzles.
SAVE 2 copies, one WITH answers and one without!


Dec. 16


Work in pairs to create a Christmas crossword puzzle in Microsoft Excel.
Use the handout provided for guidance.
You can also use the internet to find examples or to help with your clues.
SAVE in the 6th grade tech folder, Crossword puzzle folder as your name(s).


Dec. 13

We are going to create a new world today- open Alice and choose any background
DO NOT ADD OBJECTS YET!!


Dec. 11

I am missing worlds from the following (They were to be saved in the 6th grade Alice folder):
Zachariah
Chandler
Zoe
Syler

Open your Alice world.
We are going to learn how to create methods for your character.


Dec. 9

Alice
  • Create your own character using the he/she builder
  • Add 5 movements to your character.
  • Save as YOURNAMEworld


Dec. 6

Alice Assignment 1



Dec. 2

We are going to create book trailers about our favorite fiction story.
Today we will discuss Persuasive Advertising Techniques
Start Storyboards


Nov. 27
Thankful acrostic poem using this template



Nov. 25


I am missing brochures from
Zachariah, Natalia, Chandler, Syler, & Angelina!


You may have free time if I have your brochure on the computer for the first 10 minutes and then we will play Thanksgiving JEOPARDY on the SmartBoard.


Nov. 22

Internet Safety
-Play the internet safety game
-Define the following terms- you may type the definitions in a word document
  • cyberspace
  • netiquette
  • PDA
  • Screen Name
  • User Name
  • Virus
  • Log-in name
  • Net Alert
  • Emoticons
  • Internet
  • Password
-Work with a partner and make a list of rules for using the internet
Using Kerpoof, create a story, movie, etc. about internet safety.

Nov. 20
Finish your brochure if you haven't done so. Print a copy for Mrs. Schroeder and save it in the 6th grade folder.

Internet Safety
-Play the internet safety game
-Define the following terms- you may type the definitions in a word document
  • cyberspace
  • netiquette
  • PDA
  • Screen Name
  • User Name
  • Virus
  • Log-in name
  • Net Alert
  • Emoticons
  • Internet
  • Password
-Work with a partner and make a list of rules for using the internet



Nov 18th:

Introduce yourself with a brochure


Typing games for the last 10 minutes of class

Nov. 6th-11th:

Logo Programming


Nov. 4th:

Intro to Logo



Oct. 28th:
Typing WEb
Finish Kerpoof if we have not watched yours

http://www.playauditorium.com/
http://armorgames.com/play/2205/light-bot
http://armorgames.com/play/6061/light-bot-20
http://fantasticcontraption.com/




Oct. 28th:
Typingweb - Test

Oct. 25th:
  • Keyboarding
  • Learn to bust a capital Word - intermediate

Oct. 23rd:
  • Finish Watching Movies
  • Keyboarding
    • Learn to bust a capital letter - intermediate



Oct. 21st:
  • Watch movies

Oct. 14th-16th:
  • Kerpoof - watch more movies
  • Typingweb
    • Create a Movie
      • Must have 3 scenes
      • at least 2 characters that talk and move
      • The movie must make sense
        • beginning, middle, and end


Oct. 11th:
  • Watch some Kerpoof movies
  • Typing Test

Oct. 4th-9th:
SumDog

October 2nd:
  • Typing Web - Test or typing for 10 min
  • Movie



September 30th:
TypingWeb - HomeRow and Beyond if you are there - first 5 lessons

Kerpoof - Refresh, how to make a movie and ad scenes
kerpoof
  • User name first inital last name
  • password: 123456
  • Class id: k695
TypingWeb - HomeRow and Beyond if you are there - first 5 lessons

September 27th:

  • TypingWeb - Bottom Row


September 25th:

  • TypingWeb - Top Row

September 23rd:
*
  • Review Quiz
  • TypingWeb - Discussion about keyboarding

September 20th:
  • Quiz
  • When finished catch up on TypingWeb - you should have HomeRow, TopRow, and BottomRow Completed, and you should have taken the test again.
  • You may continue on typing web or go on the the resources tab, physics games or cool math games


September 18th:
  • Computer info review
    • Computer - input, process, output
    • Peripherals - external device that connects to a computer, ie monitor or keyboard
    • CPU - Processor, processes information
      • measured in hertz
    • Ram vs Rom - Ram is the type of memory the computer uses when it is on. Rom is the memory the Hard drive uses to store information and can be saved when the is turned off.
      • Memory is measured in bytes
      • What is the language called that a computer can understand.
  • typingweb - If you are finished with the Home Row, Top Row, and Bottom Row take the Test


September 16th:
  • Processing information
  • Peripherals
  • CPU
  • typingweb - Bottom Row Keys


September 13th:
  • Quiz
  • Processing information
  • Catch up on typingweb

September 11th:


September 9th:
  • Memory: RAM vs Hard Drive - quiz on Fri?
  • Keyboarding - TypingWeb
  • Check out this wikispace when we are done


September 6th:
  • Computer Basics -

TypingWeb - Test


September 4th:external image a7671c3058611e56c7148bb.gif

  • Rules and Expectations, Blogging
  • World Books Online
    • Log-in ID: lakeviewchr
    • Password: given in class
  • Edmodo
    • If you don't have and edmodo:
      • Sign up for edmodo here: edmo.do/j/1sqfzd
      • User Name: first name LCA - no spaces
      • Password: 2020? or something you can remember



Class Blogs Login and password the same as last year -new students login: first initial last name -password: 2020

TypingWeb
Typing Games:

World Books Online
  • Log-in ID: lakeviewchr
  • Password: given in class

kerpoof

User name first inital last name

password: 123456

Class id: k695