HS Level III Tasks


        NOTIFICATIONS:

1- Students and parents need to sign on the last page of 

PBL Initiative Information Booklet

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Students need to create a PERSONAL Google account that should ONLY be used for PBL assignments.

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 Through this Google Account, students may not use any of the Google services including Gmail, Google Sites, Google Drive, YouTube Channels, Google Plus and Picasa Albums to create any offensive or disruptive messages. Among those which are considered offensive are any messages that contain sexual implications, racial or gender-specific slurs, or any other comments that offensively address an individual’s age, sexual orientation, religious or political beliefs, national origin, disability, or anything that could be construed as a harassment or disparaging of others.

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 Students may not use any of the Google services including Gmail, Google Sites, Google Drive, YouTube Channels, Google Plus and Picasa Albums to send, receive or post materials, proprietary financial information or other similar materials that violate copyright law. Students will be responsible for any content in their Google services that violates copyright law.

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 Students are responsible for providing their Google account information to their parents.
FIRST GRADING PERIOD (1st Quarter):

TASK 2: Background Research (Graded by STEM Teacher)

TASK 3: Creating a Page About STEMSOS Model (Graded by STEM Teacher) - New!

TASK 4 : Creating "My PBL Project" page PART 1 (Graded by STEM Teacher)

TASK 5 : Creating "My PBL Project" page PART 2 (Graded by STEM Teacher)

TASK  6: Attach your Research Paper to your PBL Page (Graded by STEM Teacher)

SECOND GRADING PERIOD (2nd Quarter):

TASK 7: Choosing the ELA and SS (Social Studies) components of your project  (Graded by ELA and SS Teacher)

TASK 8:  Posting the ELA component and SS connection(Graded by ELA and SS Teacher)

TASK 9: Write the script of your video presentation (Graded by STEM Teacher)

TASK 10: PBL Video Presentation (Digital Story) (Graded by STEM Teacher)

TASK 11: Designing and Publishing Project Brochure (Graded by STEM Teacher)

TASK 12: Movie Presentation - ELA component and SS Connection (Graded by ELA and Social Studies Teacher)

THIRD GRADING PERIOD (3rd Quarter):

This quarter will be a make-up period, teachers will grade previous tasks from 1st and 2nd quarter again, so that the students will have chance to update their projects.

The students who are behind may continue doing the missing previous tasks

TASK 13: "My School" Page (Graded by STEM Teacher)
            This task is make -up for TASK 3 
            (the students will be graded again from the same task 3)

TASK 14: "My PBL Project" Page(Graded by STEM Teacher)
            This task is make -up for TASK 4 and TASK 5.
            (the students will be graded again from the same task 4&5)

TASK 15:  Video Presentation (Graded by STEM Teacher)
            This task is make -up for TASK 9 and TASK 10.
            (the students will be graded again from the same task 9&10)

TASK 16:  Homepage and Brochure (Graded by STEM Teacher)
            This task is make -up for TASK 11
            (the students will be graded again from the same task 11)

TASK 17: "ELA component" and "SS connection" Page(Graded by ELA and Social Studies Teachers)
            This task is make -up for TASK 8          
             (the students will be graded again from the same task 8)

TASK 18Movie Presentation - ELA component and SS connection (Graded by ELA and Social Studies Teachers)
             This task is make -up for TASK 12
                       (the students will be graded again from the same task 12)



TASK 19: Submit your Video Presentation (Digital Story) to DISTCO PBL (by March 27th, 2015)

https://sites.google.com/a/harmonytx.org/pbl/distco-pbl



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You can also participate STEM CONTEST with your website

http://www.stemcontest.com/


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STUDENT TRAINING MATERIALS 


HOW TO CREATE A DIGITAL STORY
(PBL VIDEO PRESENTATION) IN MOVIE MAKER 1


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HOW TO CREATE A DIGITAL STORY
(PBL VIDEO PRESENTATION) IN MOVIE MAKER 2


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HOW TO CREATE A DIGITAL STORY
(PBL VIDEO PRESENTATION) IN PHOTO STORY 3



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HOW TO CREATE A DIGITAL STORY
(PBL VIDEO PRESENTATION) IN WEVIDEO-PART 1



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HOW TO CREATE A DIGITAL STORY
(PBL VIDEO PRESENTATION) IN 
WEVIDEO-PART 2



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HOW TO CREATE A DIGITAL STORY 
(PBL VIDEO PRESENTATION) IN POWER POINT



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