Monday, January 26, 2015

First Twelve Elements of the Periodic Table

You can use these as flash cards or play games with the terms. Have fun! Sing along to the elements song: at about 54 seconds: Here is a fun song with the names of all the elements:

Sunday, January 25, 2015

CC Cycle 3 Week 16, Canadian

CC Cycle 3 Week 16 Canadian History Sentence Actions

These are the actions I am using, based mostly on ASL. The links take you to demo videos.

CC Cycle 3 Week 16
“Responsible government” is a government that is responsible to the representatives of the people, not to the monarch. Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland welcomed Canadian government control in the mid-1800s.

Responsible: Two flat hands tap the dominant shoulder.

Government: The G-hand makes a twisting motion at the temple.

Responsible: as above

Represent: Index finger points at the palm of the non dominant hand and moves forward.

People: Both P-handshapes move forward towards the body in alternating circles.

Monarch: put on crown

I am just using first letters of each Island

Canadian: right a hand taps right chest, then both open hands come down in front of body

Government: as above

1800: thumb rubs middle finger for 18, then C for hundred

Video password is week16

cc cycle 3 week 16 from Mighty Mama on Vimeo.