Author Archives: wtuttle

Hour of Code

This week celebrates coding in education. The boys at Fessenden have started to code with Khan Academy. This is a fantastic way to integrate programming and coding into any class. It should take roughly an hour and the step by step … Continue reading

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Featured App: MaKey MaKey

Gifts came early this year to Programming and Robotics, six “MaKey MaKey’s”  

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The Space Between: What to do between Thanksgiving and Winter Break

Many teachers struggle with the few weeks between Thanksgiving and Winter break. The challenge and the question persists, What can I get done in a short period of time that students won’t forget when they come back from an extended … Continue reading

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Fessenden Faculty Back from Thanksgiving Break

The Fessenden faculty was greeted with an Unconference when they came back to campus after a well needed Thanksgiving break. The Unconference covered a wide range of topics including: Flipping the Classroom Exploring Khan Academy What Can AAA Do for You?: Arts Integration … Continue reading

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The Battle Commences

The day before we broke for Thanksgiving a battle raged in the Media Lab…….

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Featured App: EDpuzzle

This app is the pièce de résistance to any flipped classroom. It adds an interactive element to any video you find, including Khan Academy, take a look: http://www.edpuzzle.com  

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Preparing for Battle….

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Battle Bots!

With 37 Lego Mindstorms EV3 at their disposal, robot mania has gripped Fessenden. Old scores needed to be settled and the only way to do that was to enter the arena. Eight robots entered….only one survived…..BATTLE BOTS!

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