Copyright for Music and Photos – 10/15

Project Preview – click on these links to see examples of the project we are going to do next:

September 2015

November 2014

 

Here are the links we will use for this lesson:

Video about Creative Commons and Copyright

Music Websites:

Imcompetech

Purple Planet

Freeplay

Bensound

Photo Websites:

Learning Links Clip Art/Photos – scroll down to the section on Copyright Friendly Photos and use the ones that are labeled 6th

Cyber Citizenship PSAs created with Adobe Voice 10/15

We recently completed a unit on cyber citizenship. As part of the unit, students created public service announcements using the Adobe Voice app. Here are their finished commercials:

Students, if we have time, leave a 2 or 3 sentence comment about this project. Tell me:

  • What you liked/learned from it
  • One thing that you/your group did a great job on
  • One thing that you think you/your group could have improved

Evaluating Websites 10/15

Students, we will be using these links for our lesson today. Please write answers on your worksheet.

PART 1

Go to one of these links.  On your worksheet write one or two things that you learned from the site:

Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus
Jackalope Conspiracy

Dog Island Free Forever

Republic of Molossia

PART 2
Please watch this video and use the worksheet to take notes.  Write down the meanings of website endings and the A, B, C, D, and E of evaluating websites. Then write a sentence or two explaining what each one means.  (Ignore the instructions at the end of the video.)
http://www.schooltube.com/video/ca475ce545e844d4a2de/
PART 3
Go to each of these links.  Use your worksheet to evaluate each website:
http://www.mayoclinic.com/
www.nutritionaltest.com
http://worldwildlife.org/species/
If time: Please leave a comment of 2 sentences telling me what you learned today about evaluating websites.

Cyber Citizenship Links October15

Use these links to view some videos on issues related to Cyber Citizenship:

Netsafe Kids

Netsmartz Videos

NS Teens Challenge

Use these video to gather ideas to make a public service announcement video giving students good advice on staying safe and being smart when using technology.

Examples:

August 2014

November 2014

At the end of class, post a comment of 2 or more sentences telling about something NEW about being smart and safe online that you learned from these videos.

End of Quarter – Evaluation and Feedback

Students, sadly, our class is drawing to an end. Thanks for all your hard work!

Please leave a comment of at least 3 sentences to give me some feedback on the class and also to reflect on your work during the quarter. You may look back at some of the blog posts to refresh your memory, just do not get distracted by them.

  • What new things did you learn from this class?
  • What was your favorite project or activity?
  • What project or activity did you NOT like? Please explain why and give any ideas to make it better.
  • Which project that you made were you proudest of and why?
  • What is something you could have improved in this class?
  • Any other suggestions or ideas for MIss Bosch to make the class better?

Evaluating Websites Video

Students, it is important that you are able to thoughtfully evaluate websites. Not everything that you find on the internet is true!
Please watch this video and use the worksheet to take notes.  Write down the meanings of website endings and the A, B, C, D, and E of evaluating websites. Then write a sentence or two explaining what each one means.  (Ignore the instructions at the end of the video.)
http://www.schooltube.com/video/ca475ce545e844d4a2de/