Parent Workshops

03/19 - Digital Citizenship & Internet Safety

posted Mar 19, 2013, 9:51 AM by Chris Peyser   [ updated Apr 4, 2013, 2:56 PM ]

Agenda: 

Today’s Topics: Digital Footprint, Internet Safety, Sexting & Cyberbullying



I (10 minutes) Introductions

II (5 minutes) Presentation “Digital Natives: as parents, how can we help?”

III (90 minutes) We will be covering 4 topics. The length of time we spend on each topic might vary according to the discussions we have:



  • Sexting

    • Pressure

    • Consequences


IV - (10 minutes) Workshop Survey, please go to http://bit.ly/tmiparentworkshop


V (5 minutes) Closing and goodbye




Agenda del Taller para Padres


Tema de hoy: Marca Digital, Seguridad en Internet, Sexting y Acoso Cibernético


I (10 minutos) Presentaciones


II (5 minutos) Presentación "Nativos digitales: como padres, ¿cómo podemos ayudar?"


III(90 minutos) Vamos a cubrir cuatro temas. La cantidad de tiempo que pasemos en cada tema puede variar de acuerdo a las discusiones que tengamos:


  • Seguridad en Internet

    • Más allá de los depredadores, ¿qué implica estar seguro en línea?

    • Buenas prácticas familiares




  • Sexting

    • Presión de grupo

    • Consecuencias


IV (10 minutos) Encuesta Final, por favor vaya a http://bit.ly/tmiparentworkshop


V (5 minutos) Cierre y despedida



Presentation:

02/06/2012 - Academic Online Resources & Strategies for Math, SS & Science

posted Feb 6, 2013, 12:24 PM by Chris Peyser   [ updated Feb 6, 2013, 4:41 PM ]

Agenda: 
Today’s Topics: Academic Online Resources & Strategies for Math, Social Studies & Science

4:00 pm - Introductions

4:10 pm - Review Common Core and how it relates to Content Areas
4:15 pm - Exploring websites/ Resources

  • Remember - look at these resources through the lens of Common Core
    • Does the Content being taught relate to the Common Core standards - check the CC website?
    • How will my child gain a deeper understanding of the content area?
    • How will my child be able to use these resources to think deeper about problem solving or supporting an argument or position?
    • Does this resource offer an authentic experience with the information and the opportunity to apply that new knowledge in an interesting or deeper way?
    • How can I challenge my child to use the knowledge he is gaining using this resource to explain, defend or support an idea or position?



http://powermylearning.com/
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Things to keep in mind when looking for resources...

  • Look at the votes
  • Is it a video, activity or game?
  • What competency does it belong to?
  • Play the game yourself! See what it’s about.
www.sheppardsoftware.com
  • Science Games
  • Animal Games for Kids
IXL  

www.ixl.com
 NBC Learn


 www.nbclearn.com
 
 

www.nationalgeographic.com
 


 
http://life.time.com
 
Google Earth for desktop
Google Earth (must download)



 http://earth.google.com


5:55 pm - Workshop Survey, please go to http://bit.ly/tmiparentworkshop

6:00 pm - Closing and goodbye




Presentation:

Presentation - Academic Online Resources


01/30/2012 - Academic Online Literacy Resources & Strategies

posted Jan 30, 2013, 12:40 PM by Chris Peyser   [ updated Feb 6, 2013, 12:48 PM ]

Agenda:

Today’s Topics: Academic Online Literacy Resources & Strategies


6:00 pm - Introductions

6:10 pm - Video: Why Common Core?


6:15 pm - Discussion (handout):

6:45 pm - Exploring websites:  


NYC Department of Education
  • NYC DOE Common Core Standards Information for Parents


http://schools.nyc.gov/Academics/CommonCoreLibrary/default.htm
 
 
  • Common Core Standards


http://www.corestandards.org/
 

http://powermylearning.com/
 
 
  • Homework Helper

    • A+ Papers
    • Writing Tips
    • Writer’s Toolbox

http://www.timeforkids.com/homework-helper
 
 

http://books.google.com/books

http://www.instagrok.com/
7:45 pm - Workshop Survey, please go to http://bit.ly/tmiparentworkshop

7:55 pm - Closing and goodbye


Presentation:

Presentation - ELA Online Resources


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