Workshop
Day 5 Day 1 Day 2


Monday, July 6, 2009

Honeywell 21st Century Teachers Google Group

9:00 am

Welcome, Introductions, and Overview
Greg Bartus

The 21st Century Teacher:

Can you name some 21st Century skills?
What are the challenges that you face?


-What is Unique and Compelling?
-Honeywell 21st Century Teachers Google Group

10:00 am

The Human Genetics Project
_Overview

-Review of basic genetics
-Conducting the survey & complete form

Red Green Colorblindness

-Collecting & submitting the data online
-View data
-Class data (.xls) from Honeywell '08
-Creating and customizing basic graphs: bar, pie, and line

-Small group project: Each group is assigned one trait.
Is our classes’ survey representative of the whole world?
Select appropriate data, evaluate and submit your results to the Honeywell 21st Century Teachers Google Group

12:00 - 12:30 pm Lunch
12:30 pm

The Weather Scope Project
-Overview
-Favorite sites

-Outline “How Good Are The Weather Forecasters?” project
-Develop rubric for evaluation: Rubistar

2:15 pm

Implementation and Action Research Plans
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Overview
-Graduate credit from St. Peter's College

Evaluation