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Saturday, December 6

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    Build Your Own Blocks - Scratch-imitation program developed at Berkeley with options not in Scratch.
    anderscj - my Scratch profile. Includes some how-to examples.
    Free Video to GIF converter - can be used in conjunction with GIMP or Photoshop to convert video frames into sprite costumes for Scratch.
    Other Similar Tools that Promote Knowledge Construction:
    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1337614307577/programming/scratch.png}
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Friday, December 5

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    Presented at
    2012 TIES Conference
    2014 TIES Conference
    The Fix Is In - Social Mobilization and School Reform
    Presented at
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    Workshops:
    **I Didn't Know I Could Do That With My Cell Phone!**
    3 hour workshop
    Presented at
    2011 TIES Conference
    2012 TIES Conference

    Using Computer Programming Environments for Student Engagement - Scratch!
    4 hour session
    Presented at
    2010 Weaver Lake Tech Institute
    2012 TIES Conference
    2013 TIES Conference
    2014 TIES Conference
    Engaging Students With Infographics
    4 hour session
    Presented at
    2014 TIES Conference
    **I Didn't Know I Could Do That With My Cell Phone!**
    3 hour workshop
    Presented at
    2011 TIES Conference

    2012 TIES Conference
    Design of the Times
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    Getting our Feet Wet:
    Basic Scratch Demo:
    Variables, Coordinate Grids, Algorithms, Cause & Effect, Properties & Traits, Digital Storytelling, etc.
    Task 1:
    -Build your own Scratch program that animates your name.
    -Be creative with it.
    -Try to outdo your neighbor.
    Break
    Engaging Kinesthetic Learners - Human Coding Activities
    {Four Corners.zip}
    {Heads Up 7 Up.zip}
    {Modified Freeze Tag.zip}

    Task 2:
    -Explore projects done by others on the Scratch Website
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    -Using Scratch, create a brief interactive story.
    Show & Tell
    Revisit Wallwisher
    Lingering Questions
    Other Technology-Enhanced Tools For Discovery Learning & Tinkering
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    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340396789621/programming/luna.png}
    Luna is a programming language/environment for the iOS. Write and execute your own scripts on your mobile device.
    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340637588565/config/appstoreicon.png}
    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340397011860/programming/hotpawbasic.png}
    Hot Paw Basic is a Basic (much like Applesoft Basic) programming environment for the iOS.
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    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340397317591/programming/turtletraks.png}
    Program a turtle to move around your screen and make drawings. (like Logo Turtles but with a different coding language)
    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340637588565/config/appstoreicon.png}
    {tynker.jpeg}
    Game that teaches students coding concepts. Very similar to Scratch.
    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340637588565/config/appstoreicon.png}
    Made With Code
    HTML5-based online coding activities.
    {hopscotch.jpeg}
    iPad app for making interactive games and programs. Works very much like Scratch.
    {https://sites.google.com/site/digitalbackpack2012/_/rsrc/1340637588565/config/appstoreicon.png}
    {http://hourofcode.com/images/hour-of-code-logo.png} Dec 8-14

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Friday, November 21

  1. page Using Computer Programming Environments for Student Engagement - Scratch! edited ... What is Scratch? Scratch is Really Just a Modern Version of Seymour Papert's Logo Programming…
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    What is Scratch?
    Scratch is Really Just a Modern Version of Seymour Papert's Logo Programming Language:
    Wallwisher
    -Use this Wallwisher to add notes throughout our session whenever you identify something that kids might learn using Scratch.

    Getting our Feet Wet:
    Basic Scratch Demo:
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    -How might you use something like Scratch in your classroom? What changes are necessary in your practice? What reservations or worries do you have?
    Task 3:
    -Think about a time outside of a school environment when you had a powerful learning experience. Create-Using Scratch, create a brief interactive story using Scratch to tell others about the experience.story.
    Show & Tell
    Revisit Wallwisher
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