4th grade

 

 

 

Engineering Mechanical energy:  Designing windmills from recycled material

 

Read nonfiction:  The Boy who Harnessed the Wind

 

Moving Windmills: The William Kamkwamba story

https://safeshare.tv/x/ss590749f56e575

 

Images of windmills

https://www.google.com/search?q=windmills+to+pump+well+water&safe=strict&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiGsab3-M7TAhVI0oMKHaddD9QQ_AUIBigB&biw=1280&bih=894#safe=strict&tbm=isch&q=windmills+

 

 

 

 

     Binary images

Binary images

http://cs.ucls.uchicago.edu/~bfranke/codeDotOrg/Pixelation/Pixelation_v1.html

 

Code.org Binary images

https://studio.code.org/s/course4/stage/17/puzzle/1

 

Inside the computer

https://safeshare.tv/x/ss590096af319c9

 

 

 

Code.org Artist

https://studio.code.org/s/artist/stage/1/puzzle/1

 

Create your own flappy bird game

https://studio.code.org/flappy/1

 

 

Minecraft coding

https://studio.code.org/s/mc/stage/1/puzzle/1

 

 

Coding the Angry Bird to get the pig course 2

https://studio.code.org/hoc/1

 

 

More advanced coding

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/6/puzzle/13

 

 

Making shapes with code

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/7/puzzle/14

 

 

Bee coding

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/8/puzzle/13

 

 

Debugging

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/10/puzzle/11

 

 

 

 

Typing Links

Typing Practice 1

http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/keyboarding_games/typing-course.html

 

Typing Practice 2

http://www.abcya.com/ghost_typing.htm

 

Typing practice 3:  trick or type

http://www.freetypinggame.net/play17.asp

 

Typing practice 4:  space invaders

http://www.freetypinggame.net/play9.asp

 

Typing Practice 5:  Nitrotype

https://www.nitrotype.com/race

 

Typing Test

http://www.typingtest.com/

 

 

 

 

 

Code. org Introduction to Binary:  robot eyes

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/14/puzzle/1

 

Binary video braille, morse code, binary video

https://safeshare.tv/x/0wXyh08-kOk

 

 

 

Images for switches inside a CPU

https://www.google.com/search?q=inside+a+cpu&safe=strict&espv=2&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjTn8_g1qTTAhWq5IMKHWRNDP4QsAQIKg&biw=1280&bih=894#imgrc=2iWr1bf0mb1euM:

 

conversion program sentences to binary

https://www.theproblemsite.com/reference/mathematics/codes/binary-code

 

Binary video braille, morse code, binary video

https://safeshare.tv/x/0wXyh08-kOk

 

Images for switches inside a CPU

https://www.google.com/search?q=inside+a+cpu&safe=strict&espv=2&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjTn8_g1qTTAhWq5IMKHWRNDP4QsAQIKg&biw=1280&bih=894#imgrc=2iWr1bf0mb1euM:

 

Station 1

conversion program sentences to binary

https://www.theproblemsite.com/reference/mathematics/codes/binary-code

 

(handout)  Partner activity at the back table encoding and decoding binary

materials (encoding/decoding grid and red laminated cards with animal names)

 

 

Station 2

 

Video on Louis Braille

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JarVj0IluVw

 

(handout) partner activity at the front table (decoding Braille and Morse Code)

materials (Braille and Morse coded handouts and copies of keys of Braille and Morse code)

 

 

Funny Binary Song

https://safeshare.tv/submit?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DM998wTEmFyQ

 

Binary images

 

What are binary numbers?

https://safeshare.tv/x/ss58f1243daf38f

 

 

 

graph paper for binary images

http://polarski.cz/graph_paper/

 

 

Look at some spreadsheets

http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/qr/s/spreadsheet.html

 

 

https://thejournal.com/~/media/EDU/CampusTechnology/Images/2014/03/20140319googlesheets7.jpg

 

 

Introduction to Spreadsheets and Activity 1

https://safeshare.tv/x/ss58bd97168c8c3

 

 

Ozobot introduction video for Ozoblockly

https://safeshare.tv/x/ss58bd92a361708

 

 

 

Brain pop:  Internet Safety:  do not give out personal information

https://www.brainpop.com/technology/digitalcitizenship/onlinesafety/

 

 

 

Giving Credit to our Sources Digital Passport

 

Digital Citizenship:  Digital Passport:  Choose creative credit Mix and Mash

https://www.digitalpassport.org/educator-registration/studentLogin

 

 

 

 

 

Background for artificial intelligence Spark Video project

What is artificial intelligence (2 minutes)

CBS This morning (Cool robots for rescue missions 5 minutes)

Google car (3 minutes)  (watch the whole thing for a surprise ending)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdgQpa1pUUE&list=PL69F2EjIiqCW8BgDr2YuPwFbK8j60lWmV

Siri  (2 minutes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBr4u0dsFFY

Madden computer graphics (32 seconds no sound)

Madden animation show how it is made (3 minutes 21 seconds)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7bkaik8W6RY

Movie animation Dreamworks How to Train Your Dragon (2 minutes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N16Qsj6kAhw

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is “the cloud” in computing?  to accompany cloud based Spark Video (ipad app).   

https://www.brainpop.com/technology/communications/cloudcomputing/

 

Tutorials Comic Life:  Digital Storytelling

Creating your panels (1 minute)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VS8BCvdBDt0

 

Changing colors of your panels (1 minute)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38pv3f-7O5Q

 

Longer comic life tutorial (11 minutes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQMAX3yaFPA

 

Link to a few comic life examples

https://commlab.wikispaces.com/Comic+Life

 

 

Inventions background for comic life project

Great!  Inventions that were mistakes (video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcUfjH94gZU

Great inventions that were mistakes (short article to read)

Inventions that were Mistakes

Ten inventions by children: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKBb_2wn-i0

 

 

 

 

Coding first lesson

 

Coding the Angry Bird to get the pig

https://studio.code.org/hoc/1

 

More advanced coding

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/6/puzzle/13

Making shapes with code

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/7/puzzle/14

 

Bee coding

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/8/puzzle/13

 

Debugging

https://studio.code.org/s/course2/stage/10/puzzle/11

 

 

Advanced coding:  Anna and Elsa skating

https://studio.code.org/s/frozen/stage/1/puzzle/1

 

 

 

 

Background information for teaching Google Slides

Weird but True Slideshow

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/adventure_pass/weird-but-true/reallyrandom6/#WBT2_167.png

 

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/adventure_pass/weird-but-true/thesenses/#WBT2_48-redo.png

 

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/adventure_pass/weird-but-true/marine-animal/#WBT1600x90038.png

 

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/adventure_pass/weird-but-true/space/#WBT1600x900299.png

 

Kid Rex search Engine

http://www.kidrex.org/

 

Digital Citizenship Bibliography and giving credit

Digital Citizenship:  Digital Passport:  Choose creative credit Mix and Mash

https://www.digitalpassport.org/educator-registration/studentLogin

 

Brain Pop citing sources

https://www.brainpop.com/english/writing/citingsources/

 

Example Bibliography (citation)

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1iN8Is1NtRHSlhchFmT2tD2pCXIgdAmY3ngHULblIcFE/edit#slide=id.p

 

 

 

Digital Citizenship Austin’s butterfly:  Giving feedback

https://vimeo.com/38247060

 

Digital Footprint- Taylor Swift

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2014/11/17/taylor-swifts-awkward-middle-school-class-video-proves-you-can-never-escape-your-teenage-self/

 

Digital Footprint-Before birth through college.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79IYZVYIVLA&list=PLvzOwE5lWqhRhUa0Zet5__9yfLX8NRvb3&index=7&feature=plpp_video

 

Digital Citizenship

https://www.digitalpassport.org/educator-registration/studentLogin

 

 

Cyberbullying video links

 

Longer cyberbullying video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c18ITTsdcpw

 

 

4th Grade Question of the Day for the Google Slides project

Where are the ears of a cricket located?

How far away can the sounds of a blue whale be heard?

What animal can live without its head for up to nine days?

What planet would float it if were put into water?

How long are the tentacles of the largest jellyfish?

What animal has no brain?

What animal can not walk backwards?

What continent has the fewest earthquakes?

Name one animal that has blue blood?

What other continents could fit into the continent of Africa?

 

Website Hunting

https://docs.google.com/a/wws.k12.in.us/spreadsheets/d/1rIob65Osc8ZkQ3_mvQd9Puz9i3YIAFKhXaR6PIfd4R0/edit?usp=sharing

 

 

Kahoot

https://kahoot.it/#/

 

 

Artificial Intelligence videos for the Spark Video project

Brain Pop (5 minutes)  robots and artificial intelligence

https://www.brainpop.com/technology/computerscience/robots/

 

What is artificial intelligence (2 minutes)

CBS This morning (Cool robots for rescue missions 5 minutes)

Google car (3 minutes)  (watch the whole thing for a surprise ending)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdgQpa1pUUE&list=PL69F2EjIiqCW8BgDr2YuPwFbK8j60lWmV

Siri  (2 minutes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBr4u0dsFFY

 

Madden computer graphics (32 seconds no sound)

 

Madden animation show how it is made (3 minutes 21 seconds)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7bkaik8W6RY

 

Movie animation Dreamworks How to Train Your Dragon (2 minutes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N16Qsj6kAhw

 

 

http://ed.ted.com/lessons/making-a-car-for-blind-drivers-dennis-hong

 

Binary

BITS

https://youtu.be/p3q5zWCw8J4

 

Program changing images to Binary code

http://www.dcode.fr/binary-image

 

Virtual Graph paper

http://polarski.cz/graph_paper/

 

 

Binary word puzzles

https://www.kidscodecs.com/a-binary-numbers-tutorial-with-1-and-0/

 

 

Ted ED (technology changes the brain)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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