Technology @ Glenfield
Mr. Krenn - Technology Teacher and Webmaster
Mr. Weinrib - Technology Coordinator and Technology Teacher
Ms. Parker - Technology Teacher and Library Media Specialist
KICK START CREATIVITY
(Semester 6th grade)
Every Mac comes with iLife, a suite of software that lets
you do amazing things with photos, movies, music, and more. iWork makes productivity more fun. Keynote lets you transform reports and essays
into dynamic animated presentations featuring photos, movies, even music. iPod a whole new way to create. The large
Multi-Touch iPod screen lets you use your fingertips – and your imagination –
to do just about anything.
(Semester 6th grade)
Students in this course will get a strong foundation in using technology
effectively. Researching, writing and
presentation skills will be developed using many sites and applications.
COLLABORATE (Semester 7th grade)
Students in this course will learn skills that will help
them create, collaborate and communicate in our digital world. Content rich multimedia design and web
publishing skills will be developed.
APP FOR THAT (Semester 7th grade)
Students work on mobile devices, apps enable learning both
inside and outside the classroom. With thousands of apps on the App Store, you’re
sure to find the perfect one. From math game to vocabulary flash cards to
anatomy visualize, there’s an app for every subject and every level of
instruction – from preschool to higher education.
RESEARCH AND MEDIA
LITERACY (Semester 8th
Working along with the house subject teachers students will
learn how to research. Students will learn how to create multimedia projects
with a variety of applications. Students
will become familiar with APA works cited and find the best resources to get
the job done.
(Semester 8th grade)
Technology skills will be broadened and strengthened as
students learn digital citizenship skills.
Communication and digital authoring skills will be addressed as well as
web 2.0 tools.
COOL TOOLS (9th
Technology changes every day and to keep up with the ever
changing gadgets and programs cool tools enables you access to these new
programs and websites. Learn the newest
technology that the world has to offer in an educational interactive way.
BOOK AND BLOGS (9thPeriod )
Blogging has become the most popular way to share and learn
about new current events and social media in the world today. Whether it’s blogging about the last book
your wrote to sharing ideas on what you think is going on in our society books
and blogs will have you sharing your opinion as well as researched facts on
interesting topics that affect middle school students.
Using video cameras and digital cameras Glenfield students
will create documentary using I Movie in topics that are important to
them. A will be created, edited and
published on topics that interest the general public and Glenfield Students.
Using the latest editing techniques field research and first person accounts
will be used and created.
Page Updated: Feb 26, 2013