School is closed today! Take advantage of this time to still be creative and get thinking! There are many websites available to help.
Here are a few examples:
Build with Chrome: https://www.buildwithchrome.com/
Now you can build with LEGO® bricks using Google Maps as your baseplate. Imagine. Explore. Buildonline in Chrome.
Challenge: who can replicate Mitchell Middle School with lego?
Hour of Code: https://code.org/learn
The Hour of Code is a one–hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. Check out the tutorials.
101 Questions: http://www.101qs.com/
Asking good questions is a springboard into deeper learning. Sometimes it’s hard to start if you don’t know what question to ask. To practice asking questions go to http://www.101qs.com/. It’s a fun way to practice questions in a safe environment.
Virtual Reality: https://cospaces.io/
Virtual reality or virtual realities (VR), also known as immersive multimedia or computer-simulated reality, is a computer technology that replicates an environment, real or imagined, and simulates a user’s physical presence that environment in a way that allows the user to interact with it.
Challenge: Build Mitchell Middle School using Cospaces. When back at school use the VR glasses to see what your creation looks like!
Read a Book!
Get lost in your favourite book!
“A book is a magical thing that lets you travel to far-away places without ever leaving your chair.” ― Katrina Mayer
Don’t have one at home you want to read? Check out eLibraries Manitoba.
Once the weather gets a little nicer and you have permission from your parents/guardians, get outside and play!
Students – don’t forget to ask for permission from your parents before checking out these ideas.
Stay safe today!