Agenda What is Skype? What do you need to make Skype happen? Alaska Skype Experience – eIditarod Skype session with Alaska or Sheila Other Classroom Application Online Project Web Sites Questions
What do you need to make Skype Happen? Equipment: Internet connection Skype software (free) Camera (optional) microphone Safety – Acceptable Use Policy AND CCS Permission of Photograph Skype Contact
eIiditarod Walter McKenzies project Register online to participate Create a wall map of Alaska Select a musher to follow Follow the Iditarod race & track musher Curriculum Activities - Lapbook Iditarod GPS Activity
Alaska Connection Alaska /NC Teacher Connection
Question/Answer Have you ever been to the Iditarod? Do you know a musher? Have any of your family members been mushers? What are your learning about in Science? What books are you reading? What is the temperature today in Alaska? Do you go to recess when it is too cold? What did you have for lunch today? Do you ever have a snow day?
Package Exchange Alaska – Books, stickers, calendar, bookmarks, Eskimo doll, pictures, etc. North Carolina – Salt water taffy, peanuts, NC flag, Our State Magazine, books, Lyle Creek t-shirt, lanyard, pencil, magnet, Tarheel tattoos, etc.
Sherrills Ford & England _Ford_Morning_Show_From_England_via_Skype.html
Mentors Projects Scientists Career Professionals