CEP 810: Cooking with TPACK

This week in CEP 810 we were asked to have another person select a plate, bowl and a utensil without giving them directions about the size or type of utensil.  My husband chose a regular sized dinner plate, salad bowl, and a large slotted spoon.  Next, we were asked to have our volunteer select a…

Networked Learning Project #3

Wrapping up the final week of the Networked Learning Project I completed a video summarizing my goal of learning how to use my DSLR camera’s manual mode, what resources I used, first attempts, and a How-To component.  This project has taught me a lot about myself and how it is necessary to find more than…

CEP 810: 21st Century Lesson Plan

This week in CEP 810 we were asked to create a lesson plan (click here to view) that would allow students to use a piece of digital technology to design, create, inquire, play, problem-solve and/or evaluate and that applies to our curriculum.  This week my Honors Pre-Calculus students were beginning to learn about polar equations….

Networked Learning Project #2

Over the last two weeks I have been researching even more how to use the manual features on my Canon EOS Rebel T3.  I have learned that bringing together the ISO (light sensitivity), f-stop (how fuzzy or clear you make your focal point and background), and shutter speed.  The most recent youtube video that I…

GTD Thoughts

This week in CEP 810 we were asked to try new tools to increase productivity.  I have always been a list maker so I was excited to try Wunderlist, which is an online list making site that you are able to share with other people and with multiple devices.  The downfall of creating the paper…