Monday, January 23, 2017

Grade 4 Learns Google Forms




Grade 4 is learning to use Google Forms in order to create a survey for their current unit of inquiry.

Students will:

  • Create a new form
  • Formulate 10 questions using short answer, multiple choice, checkboxes, dropdown, linear scale
  • Share the form with anyone who has the link at Copenhagen International School
  • Copy and paste  the link to the Padlet below
  • Once you have completed your survey, begin answering your classmates' surveys

Grade One Homes

Grade one students are beginning a new unit on homes.  In preparation, we are exploring different places in the world using technology and wondering what kind of home one would need to live there.

360 Cities

Grade 2 and Simple Machines

Grade 2 is learning about force in their unit of inquiry, Forces.  We did some exploration using the Brainpop videos and games below.


We started with simple machines.
















We also took a look at pushes and pulls.




Grade 5 Codes with Scratch

Now that Grade 5 has learned some coding skills, it is time to use Scratch and make a small project like the example given above.

Instructions:

  • Click on this image to access Scratch

Scratch













  • Select 'Join Scratch' in the upper right-hand corner
  • User your CIS username as the username (for example, 28cm) and your Gmail password to get an account
  • Fill in your responses to the questions Scratch would like answered
  • Choose 'Learn how to make a project'

  • Follow the step-by-step instructions on the right-hand side of the page and start making a Scratch project
















  • Title your now untitled project and save your work by selecting the 'File' drop down menu in the upper left corner of your project
  • Log out

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Grade 1 Explore the New School

Since we have such a beautiful view of the cargo ship dock here at CIS, we should learn a little bit more about the cargo ships and our surrounding ocean.


Voices in the Sea


Vessel Finder
















World's Largest Cargo Ship


 Cargo Ship in a Storm Video

Monday, January 9, 2017

Cargo Ship Tracking

Since we have such a beautiful view of the cargo ship dock here at CIS, we should learn a little bit more about the cargo ship business.


Vessel Finder















Use the above website to complete the your class Padlet below:

5D Class Padlet

2C Class Padlet

4B Class Padlet

4D Class Padlet

5A Class Padlet

4C Class Padlet

3B Class Padlet


When you have completed the fact finding exercise, you may watch the videos below.

World's Largest Cargo Ship


 Cargo Ship in a Storm Video

We have arrived!

School started today!  Click here to check out the video of the Primary students arriving.