Nov 24th, 2013 by
Give us three key facts to unlock your topic!
Photo Credit: Ken Chan via Compfight
Here are some resources to look through if you need ideas for your “Three Key” presentations. If you already know what your topic is, go to Google and find your three key facts.
1) How Stuff Works
3) Live Science
4) Countries-National Geographic
5) The Kids Should See This
Nov 18th, 2013 by
Nov 8th, 2013 by
Welcome, 7th graders! This webpage is your technology home page.
Most of your online assignments start here!
Very soon you will also have your own blog that you can access from this page. I’m looking forward to a fantastic Trimester 2.
Nov 7th, 2013 by
I’d like you to go to
Pick a story that interests you, and then create a new blog post.
Write 3 facts about your topic (maybe things you didn’t know before, or interesting facts).
Save your draft, then open a new tab and go to
Create your Voki, then have him/her/it say something about the topic you chose.
Follow the directions to embed the Voki in your blog post. Then publish!!
Oct 29th, 2013 by
Using the website Stock.xchg to find your image…
well, if it’s still working slowly, then try searching for “house” in Pixabay: http://pixabay.com/
…and effects in Fireworks…
You are going to transform a house or mansion…
…into a Haunted House!
Click this link to go to Stock.xchg, and start following the directions! –> http://www.sxc.hu/
Oct 17th, 2013 by
It is time for your Fireworks assessment. Your objective is to design either a book cover or an environmental poster that includes everything you’ve learned from Lessons 1 through 6. I’m looking forward to your creations.
Don’t forget to follow as you design. COPYRIGHT LAW
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Oct 9th, 2013 by
After you finish setting up your blog, you may create and upload an avatar.
Step 1: Create an avatar.
Link 1 - Doppleme (drag image to your server when you finish)
Link 2 – Portrait Illustration Maker (click download, it will go to your Desktop, then drag to your server)
Clay yourself! This site doesn’t look like it works any more…
Step 2: Upload your avatar to your blog – 2 places!
Log into your blog. There are TWO places where you must upload your avatar.
1) Click on
Dashboard and look at the box labeled “Account”:
Click on “Change avatar,” then…
Crop it, then you should be done with part 1…
2) Go to
Settings (left sidebar), and click on “ Blog Avatar.”
2) Click on Choose File, and select your file.
When you see your file next to “Choose File,” click “Upload.”
Crop it, then you ARE finished.