July 22 • Day 8

Today in History

This Day in History
1784 Friedrich Bessel is born, German mathematician and astronomer. Determined distance to a star & discovered unseen astronomical objects merely through their gravitational force.
1844 William Archibald Spooner, English priest and scholar is born. Father of the spoonerism. 
1894 The first ever motor race is held in France between the cities of Paris and Rouen.
1934 “Public Enemy No. 1″ John Dillinger is mortally wounded by FBI agents outside Chicago‘s Biograph Theater.
Every Year Pi Approximation Day, (22⁄7 is a common approximation of π)


Yesterday in Chicago

 Day 7 Presentation
Tech Tips –  Tech Tips – 
 Storify  Storify


Today in Chicago

Today in History
  World of Wonder

  • Room Wow
  • Room Aha
 Readings & Discussion


cosmos Cosmos eBook


Amazing STEM: The Top 5
Image result for macgyver MacGyver Challenge

Tech Tips

  • For TeamAha –
  • For TeamWow –

World of Wonder

camera, image, photo, photography, video icon  iVideo — Introduction

Reflection Time
Video to End the Day



Complete the following readings and be prepared to discuss in class on Monday

 On Your WebsiteThings you have done so far (add these to your website)

  • Shoot & Tweet (Day 1)
  • Quickfire: Video Story Problem (Day 2)
  • Cosmos Slides (Days 2 and 4)
  • Quickfire: Where does it STEM from? (Day 4)
  • IDEAS photo assignment (Day 4)
  • Quickfire: Meme (Day 4)
  • Quickfire: Stopmotion Video (Day 5)
  • Amazing STEM (once complete)

And of course, World of Wonder & Tech Tips