July 17 • Day 8

Today in History

This Day in History
1912 Henri Poincaré, French mathematician, physicist, and engineer, passed away (b. 1854)
1920 Happy birthday to American physicist Gordon Gould, inventor of the laser!
1955 Disneyland opened today
1975 The Apollo–Soyuz Test Project successfully linked up an Apollo and a Soyuz into each other in orbit
1989 The B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber flew for the first time



Yesterday in Chicago

Tech Tips – Heike Crabs & BLT w/ Cheese & Mayo

  • Juven – Prezi
  • Karoline – Element 4D
  • Chris – Google Doc Add-Ons: Gradebook and Flubaroo
  • Bessie – Windows Surface Apps Management
Tech Tips – BLISK15 & Parkour Monkeys

 Storify  Storify


Today in Chicago

Today in History
  World of Wonder

  • For TeamAha – C5
  • For TeamWow – Jammin’ Teachers
 Readings & Discussion


cosmos Cosmos eBookSlides
Ultimate STEM: The Top 5
Image result for macgyver MacGyver Challenge
camera, image, photo, photography, video icon iVideo — Introduction

Cross-ShareTech Tips

  • For TeamAha – C5
  • For TeamWow – Jammin’ Teachers

World of Wonder

Reflection Time
Video to End the Day



Complete the following readings and be prepared to discuss in class on MondayStories of Aesthetic Understanding:  Come to class ready to share the experience of understanding something that transformed your thinking (could be in or out of school)

 On Your WebsiteThings you have done so far (add these to your website)

  • Shoot & Tweet (Day 1)
  • Quickfire: Video Story Problem (Day 2)
  • Cosmos Slides (Days 2 and 4)
  • Quickfire: Where does it STEM from? (Day 4)
  • IDEAS photo assignment (Day 4)
  • Creation Station Portrait Mask (Day 5)
  • Quickfire: Meme (Day 5)
  • Ultimate STEM (once complete)

And of course, World of Wonder & Tech Tips