DR. PATRICK AKOS PRESENTATION (Friday, August 10th)


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Lesson Number/Core curriculum link
Grade Level
Topic
Why Favorite
Math 2.8
7
Medical careers
-probability is coming back into seventh grade curriculum
- could include
-engaging discussion about people and medicine
- incorporates cross-curriculum vocabulary
-links probability with health profession
Science 3.4
7
Bones and Muscles
Engaging for students- (note: one activity is drawing themselves, they love that active learning )
Worksheets provided/ helps students stay on tasks
Grade level appropriate
Relevant to standards/careers
Language Arts 1.1
6
Using reference materials
-could be used 6th, 7th, 8th,
-using newspapers/classified ads (skills to find a job)
-critical thinking-problem solving
-argumentative writing
-collaborative lessons
-vocabulary
-
Technology Media Counselors 1.8
6-8
Will I Ever Use this in real life?
-involves careers
-research
-skills in all areas
-makes students think about skills used daily and their importance for future careers
Social Studies
6
CarMania
- Hands-on
- Stimulates an actual job
- Historically relevant
- Teaching Industrial Revolution
Science 3.10
5
Eco tourism in Outer Banks
- Relevance to Real life
- Relevance to Real life careers e.g. park ranger
- Online resources
- Project Ideas
- Uses Outer Banks
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Art 6.7
5-8 with modifications
Segregated Employment Ads
Historical Link/Discussion
Change in gender roles in employing
Discussion of career boundaries (past and present)
Platform for teaching students how artists use their work to communicate their opinions and how students might be able to do that.
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DR. RICH FELLER'S PRESENTATION (Tuesday, August 7th)





slide 13 Change doesn’t destroy opportunities…this is a cut from a video titled: 2 Million Minutes: the 21st Century Solutionhttp:www.2mminutes.com and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eZi-eXDw54 (you can only cut the clip I was to show you from the video itself…there are no links of it on youtube

slide 16 But you have to know what…I used a cut from this video interview with Tom Friedman
http://www.theinnovationeconomy.org/_layouts/IEC/Multimedia/EducationForInnovationDigitalTH.aspx?LinkId=1&NavId=MM

slide 29 Geeks will inherit the EARTH…http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q1UvQtQJC20

slide 38…Internal motivation…I’ve cut a piece from [[http://www.danpink.com/archives/2010/06/whiteboard-magic andhttp:www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6XAPnuFjJc|www.danpink.com/archives/2010/06/whiteboard-magic andhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6XAPnuFjJc]]


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