Pear Deck

Pear Deck allows all students the opportunity to be more engaged with classroom lessons. It is a fun way to get students more involved.

Classroom Rules: This presentation will go over all the rules for class. Students will have a more clear understanding of classroom expectations and projects.

6th Grade: Getting to know 6th graders on the first day. I usually dive right into class expectations and work on day 1 and decided to try something different.

6th-7th Grade Being Savvy Online: This presentation teaches students how to determine if videos are real or fake. They must take keywords from the video and do a Google Search to determine what is going on in the video. The sites they use must be credible, which isn't always easy to decipher.

6th Grade Safety Unit: This presentation has videos, quotes and questions about safety, bullying, and compassion.

7th Grade Safety Unit: This presentation has videos, quotes and questions about safety, bullying, and compassion.

Advanced 7th Grade Being Savvy Online: This presentation teaches students how to determine if images are real or fake. They must take keywords about the image and do a Google Search to determine if the image and information is real or fake. The sites they use must be credible, which isn't always easy to decipher.

8th Grade Classcraft: This presentation will go over the rules and expectations of Classcraft.

8th Grade Digital Portfolios: This presentation introduces the Digital Portfolio Unit. It will help students understand why digital portfolios are important and help them think about possible projects to add to their portfolios.

8th Grade Being Savvy Online: This presentation teaches students about deceiving media and how inundated the Internet is with misleading information. They must take keywords memes and do a Google Search to determine if the meme and information is real or fake. The sites they use must be credible, which isn't always easy to decipher.

8th Grade Safety: This presentation has videos, quotes and questions about safety and bullying.

8th Grade Photography: This slide presentation has 8 different photography techniques that students must learn before they do the Photography unit. They will be asked to determine what technique(s) are in the photos being shown.

8th Grade Film: Students will complete a series of Pear Decks to fully understand over 16 film techniques: Day 1; Day 2; Day 3; Day 4

8th Grade How-to-Videos: This slide show prepares students for the video production of a how-to-video on a topic they are comfortable teaching on the computer.