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1 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Learning Areas Level Objectives Software Description Literacy, technology, art Kindergarten Students will be able to locate shapes in their daily lives. Students will be able to identify shapes by name. Students will be able to create a PowerPoint presentation on shapes. Microsoft PowerPoint This unit provides students with the opportunity to observe the world around them and to find shapes. They make shape cookies, go on a Shape Hunt, and work with eighth grade students in creating a PowerPoint presentation about shapes in our world. Documents Authors Lynn Burdick, University of Illinois, College of Education Evangeline S. Pianfetti, University of Illinois, College of Education Adapted from: R. Janice Sherbert, University of Illinois, College of Education Assisted by Debby Schnack and Karen Yocks

2 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Teacher Planning and Management Click the documents below to help you understand the context of this exemplary learning project: Background & Planning: A picture of the origin and objectives of the learning project, including the manner in which the project was planned and managed. Classroom Images: Images of the classroom to give you a better feeling for how the project was implemented. Documents

3 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Work Samples, Teacher and Student Reflection Click the documents below to see work samples and reflections from the teachers and students: Student Work Samples: Examples of student work generated through participation in this learning project. Teacher Reflection: Thoughts and reflective comments from the teachers involved, including advice for future implementations. Student Perspective: Comments on how the students perceived the learning that occurred. Documents Student Sample

4 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Teaching Resources Click the documents below to view the teaching resources used in the teaching of this learning project: Student Project Overview: An overview of required tasks. Other Resources: Includes the unit introduction, instructions for eighth grade helpers, and a bibliography. Class Server Resources: Download teaching resources in Microsoft Class Server format. Documents Shapes Unit Introduction

5 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Assessment and Standards Click the documents below to see the assessment rubrics and standards covered in this learning project: Assessment Rubrics: Examples of assessment rubrics provided to students showing how the project was assessed. Mapping the Standards: Mapping this project’s learning objectives against curriculum standards. National Educational Technology Standards for Students (NETS): Performance indicators for technology-literate students. Documents

6 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Classroom Teacher Guide Click the documents below to learn from this project and create your own classroom project: The Starting Point: Questions to keep in mind when reviewing this project. Using the Tour Model: Questions to consider before you begin to create a technology-integrated project based on this Virtual Classroom Tour. Authentic Assessment: Understanding that assessment needs to move into the realm of authenticity helps to make learning more meaningful for students. Implementing a Project: Some questions to consider at the implementation stage of a learning project. Record Your Thoughts: A document in which you can record your comments and reflections as you create your own learning project. Documents

7 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Preservice Teacher Guide Click the documents below to learn from this project and create your own classroom project: The Starting Point: Questions to keep in mind when reviewing this project. Using the Tour Model: Questions to consider before you begin to create a technology-integrated project based on this Virtual Classroom Tour. Authentic Assessment: Understanding that assessment needs to move into the realm of authenticity helps to make learning more meaningful for students. Implementing a Project: Some questions to consider at the implementation stage of a learning project. Record Your Thoughts: A document in which you can record your comments and reflections as you create your own learning project. Documents

8 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Staff Developer Guide Click the documents below to learn from this project and create your own classroom project: The Starting Point: Questions to keep in mind when reviewing this project with your faculty. Using the Tour Model: Questions to pose as you assist others in creating a technology-integrated project based on this Virtual Classroom Tour. Authentic Assessment: Keys to promoting the understanding that assessment needs to move into the realm of authenticity in order to make learning more meaningful for students. Implementing a Project: Some questions to pose at the implementation stage of a learning project. Documents

9 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Microsoft Office Training Resources Click the links below to access training resources on Microsoft Office and other software: Microsoft Educator Network: The Microsoft Educator Network provides you with the latest classroom resources, professional development tools, and communities of practice and expertise. Tutorials: Learn to create rich learning experiences using Microsoft products and technologies. Productivity in the Classroom: Lesson Plans with great ideas for integrating technology into teaching and learning Office Tips for Teachers: Ready-to-use ideas that integrate Office programs into subject areas such as math, science, and language arts.

10 Shapes in Our World Project Overview Teacher Planning Work Samples & Reflections Teaching Resources Assessment & Standards Classroom Teacher Guide Preservice Teacher Guide Staff Developer Guide Office Training Resources Learning Areas Level Objectives Software Description Literacy, technology, art Kindergarten Students will be able to locate shapes in their daily lives. Students will be able to identify shapes by name. Students will be able to create a PowerPoint presentation on shapes. Microsoft PowerPoint This unit provides students with the opportunity to observe the world around them and to find shapes. They make shape cookies, go on a Shape Hunt, and work with eighth grade students in creating a PowerPoint presentation about shapes in our world. Documents Authors Lynn Burdick, University of Illinois, College of Education Evangeline S. Pianfetti, University of Illinois, College of Education Adapted from: R. Janice Sherbert, University of Illinois, College of Education Assisted by Debby Schnack and Karen Yocks To use this tour: Read the overview information on this page. Click the Teacher Planning link to learn about the project. The documents contain background and planning information, and classroom images. Click the Work Samples & Reflections link to see examples of student work, as well as teacher and student reflection on the project. Click the Teaching Resources link to see the classroom resources used by the teachers. Click the Assessment & Standards link to see the how this project maps against standards. Click the Guides links to access guidance on using this tour to build your own learning project. Click to close

11 Shapes in Our World ByRobben

12 I see shapes in our world.

13 There are shapes in my house.

14 I made my house with shapes.

15 There are many shapes in our world! Return to Shapes VCT

16 Shapes Around Us

17 Rectangle Triangle Oval Square Octagon Hexagon There are many shapes in the world. Trapezoid Circle

18 There are shapes in my school. I can make a computer with squares, rectangles and trapezoids.

19 There are shapes in my toy box. I can make my soccer ball with a circle and hexagons. I can make a football with an oval.

20 There are lots of shapes outside. I can make a tree with triangles and a rectangle. I can make a planet with a circle and an oval.

21 I can make a house and a church with shapes.

22 Rectangle Triangle Oval Square Octagon Hexagon Trapezoid Circle There are so many shapes around us! Return to Shapes VCT


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