Archive | Multimedia RSS feed for this section

The Greatest Week Video Contest

October 30, 2014

0 Comments

It’s Homecoming week at Del Oro, and it’s huge.  Every day has a different dress up theme (doctors vs. patients, blast from the past, alarm didn’t go off, etc.) and students and teachers go all out with their costumes.  Every night this week students are at school until about 10pm building floats for the parade […]

Continue reading...

A story about a fridge

September 4, 2014

1 Comment

This past Sunday I had the opportunity to share a story about a refrigerator magnet conversation I recently had with my kids.  The room was beautifully chaotic as families and friends (some as young as 2 weeks and others as young as 80+ years) enjoyed breakfast together.  Hear the story and see the pics and videos […]

Continue reading...

Give us another quiz!!

September 2, 2014

0 Comments

I found this new assessment tool that left my students asking for more. It turned a quiz into a game with live results, a leader-board, trash talking and cheering for more.  It’s called kahoot and if you’re a teacher whose students have access to computers, tablets or smart phones, you’ve got to check it out.

Continue reading...

Live from the room next door

August 27, 2014

0 Comments

Monday was parent night at Del Oro High School.  In previous years, I’ve had my broadcasting students record a news show the week before that I can show to their parents.  If the show doesn’t come out great, if the transitions are that smooth, if the audio needs some work, I can fix all of that […]

Continue reading...

Summer and Time

August 11, 2014

0 Comments

Summer and Time

My summer break will end in less than 2 hours.  It’s been several weeks since school let out but it somehow feels like less than that and more than that at the same time.  One of the books that I read this summer explored the bizarre nature of time – how sometimes it can seem to […]

Continue reading...