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Posted Apr 9, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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Looking for ways to particiapte in STEM Day? Vist http://www.tagedonline.org/event/georgia-stem-day#What_is_GA_STEM_Day for great ideas Tell us how you plan to participate in STEM Day on May 9, 2014! https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/STEMDay14 Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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Congrats to Hollydale Elementary School for their recent win of the KSU Math Bowl! This makes two times in a row that Hollydale students have won this event! Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at K-5 STEM
See how STEM looks @ the HS level by watching this video of the Walton HS Robotics team from CBS 46 News. Several high schools have amazing award winning robotics teams. Robotics competitions are held for students at the elementary level too. Interested? Contact: Sally Creel or Tom Brown for... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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This week, Russell ES had about 25 visitors from all around the Atlanta area visit their Lego WeDO Lego Robotics Lab! Visitors included parents, students and educators from as far as Newton County! They were really impressed (jealous) of their lab and the Cobb County School District! They hosted these... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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Just the name "NASA" inspires STEM confidence! Well they certainly deliver. There are many different STEM challenges you can download for FREE from the NASA site. These challenges support STEM practices in Science & Math as well as connecting to literature and careers. Thanks to Freda Gather, Science Lab Teacher... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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http://tinyurl.com/CobbASF14 Make sure you check out the great Bird resources from the Atlanta Audubon Society. These are ready made fun engaging science lessons you can use to participate in the Atlanta Science Festival and enter to win the $250 prize! Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at K-5 STEM
Metro RESA and Southern Polytechnic University are collaborating to offer Virtual Professional Development during the week of The Atlanta Science Festival. Teachers are invited to participate in free virtual sessions on Problem Based Learning, Differentiated Instruction and Using Formative Assessment. These interactive sessions will be held from 4:30 to 6:00... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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Science department is going alittle crazy with birds! We even have a couple of great Bird related STEM Challenges that you can use with your students! Try STEM, who knows you just might like it! STEM Challenge 1 - Fantastic Feeders This sample lesson challenges your students to design a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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Looking for a lesson to teach during the week of the Atlanta Science Festival?Try Birds! Birds can be used to teach several standards in grades K-5! Cobb partnered with the Atlanta Audubon Society to provide teachers with great ready to use resources they can use to teach their standards. Here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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Looking for a lesson to teach during the week of the Atlanta Science Festival?Try Birds! Birds can be used to teach several standards in grades K-5! Cobb partnered with the Atlanta Audubon Society to provide teachers with great ready to use resources they can use to teach their standards. Here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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The elementary Media Specialists have jumped on board the STEM train! They are only too eager to collaborate with classroom teachers to support STEM iniatives. Here's one way they're working right now! Cobb Birding Project Cobb teachers can use birds to teach many different standards at the K-5 level. The... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at K-5 STEM
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We want Cobb teachers to be a part of the Atlanta Science Festival. Our participation will be virtual and take place in our classrooms, but we're still taking part! See how below! http://atlantasciencefestival.org/ The first event of its kind in the Metro area, The Atlanta Science Festival is a weeklong... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2014 at K-5 STEM
Dear All, All of your teacher colleagues are beginning to plan lessons around the Common Core Standards. I’d be glad to provide ideas for you and to use this blog to communicate questions/answers/ideas/ examples. See R&R Framework Link. There are some good examples for health ed there as a reference. The graphic below shows the relationship between Blooms on the left and apply knowledge and skills to real-world situations (relevance).You do this all of the time !! Your lessons engage students in applying motor skills and/or concepts. Asking students to analyze others or create movement and evaluate self/others using effort,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2012 at Health and Physical Education
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https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B_UFsD4lIcLYdmRXLXUtZ25RUEdhaVc4c1NpaDZjZw Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2012 at NSTA 2012
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https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B_UFsD4lIcLYczVIVUhiZUJSajZxV09MUlVJa2dtUQ Download Twitter_Summary Download Sticky_Note_Template[1] Download Space Stations foldable Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2012 at NSTA 2012
Post the program here with all the info and e-mails we're sending out? Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2011 at 3C Conference BLOG
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Teachers serving on the Report Card Revision committee met in February and March 2010 to review comments gathered from January Report Card Mentor meeting, emails, online survey, and Quarterly Training participants. After review of comments, the group divided comments into four categories: a) those items that need further clarification (clarifications... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2010 at CCSD Primary Reporting System
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Below you will find the final revised versions of the teacher rubrics for the primary reporting system. The information from these rubrics will be used to create the report cards and information for parents documents. Thank you to all the CCSD teachers, coaches, administrators, and parents who took the time... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2010 at CCSD Primary Reporting System
Over the past year the Elementary Team has been collecting feedback and suggestions to continue to improve the quality of our primary reporting system from a variety of sources. Parents, Report Card Mentors, Administrators, and Teachers have all provided a good deal of feedback. On Feb. 18, 2010 a group... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2010 at CCSD Primary Reporting System
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This was originally posted on 8-9-09. The Primary Reporting System components have been revised and are posted on PICASSO. These resources include: Copies of K, 1, 2, 3 Report Cards, Teacher Rubrics, & Information for Parents Translated Versions of all of the above in Spanish, Portuguese, & Korean Primary Reporting... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2010 at CCSD Primary Reporting System
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