Nikki is a veteran educator, librarian, Tutorial Expertise Facilitator and ISTE Librarians Community President Elect. This past faculty year a new activity, LEGO MAGLEV, was introduced to our Know-how College students! We now have designed and created a very new and authentic Maglev Monitor that has two rows of very powerful ceramic magnets which are situated on either side of a observe made up of Lego Bricks. Our students are really enjoying the Lego Maglev exercise and have discovered it each fun and difficult. We at present in the strategy of completing the fifty foot track that we have placed in the middle of our existing CO2 Track. We’re more than halfway finished with this and look to complete the monitor earlier than the top of the 2nd Quarter. This will permit the students to race their Maglev trains at full speed for a long distance.
To show my lesson about fact vs. opinion, I first instruct my college students, who’re working in groups, to focus on all phrases that are factual. Second, I inform them to return to their highlighted text and select a unique shade to identify info which might be extra particular, facts that include a statistical information, or precise info like names or dates. Then, each staff copies and pastes this info into a table in a Google doc that is shared with the class. This desk has two columns: Common Information and Particular Facts. Next, each group is assigned to evaluate the solutions of one … Read More