Calvary Christian School- September 18, 2015
The Good Shepherd
Information Launch for Virtual Reality Technology at CCS
By now, every family at Calvary Christian School has received an email with information egarding this project that will bring virtual reality technology to the students at CCS. This part of the launch is a "Information phase", and it is intended to bring the community together in support of the project through the sharing of information. Whelp e hope each person who becomes involved in this process has a clear understaqnding of the benefits that our students will gain through having this technology available.
At this point, we have asked that each family do three things to help:
Thank you in advance for getting involved!
1. Here's a list of the curriculum and activities:
a. Video Previews of some activities: http://edu.zspace.com/activities/previewb. List of all current activities: http://edu.zspace.com/activities/all
Scope & Sequence of activitie
s based on grade levels: http://edu.zspace.com/activities/all
d. Katie Farley, Teacher, who uses zSpace in her classroom speaking at ISTE: http://info.zspace.com/creativity-curiosity-critical-thinking-video
a. Franklin's Lab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vlvsgei_Xg
b. Studio: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=051GXzMYZRU
c. Newton's Park: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYypjlbsnuM
3. Media coverage of schools using zSpace to engaged students in STEM activities:
a. Compilation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ipzNIjlfo3w
b. STEM Teacher educating using zSpace: http://info.zspace.com/creativity-curiosity-critical-thinking-video
Interim Reports Go Home- Monday, September 29
Students in1st grade through high school will receive their first quarter interim reports on Monday, September 29. Parents are asked to sign and return them within two days. Please contact the school should there be a need for a parent-teacher conference. We celebrate our student's success, and thank God for what He is doing in every classroom!
Columbus Day- Monday, October 12
Calvary Christian School will be closed on Monday, October 12 in honor of Columbus Day. There will be no AM or PM Care or other after-school activities.
Please enjoy the extended weekend!
Fund Raiser Turn In Day- Friday, September 18
Thank you to the school community for the work you have put into this project! The funds will be invested in to the technolgy program at CCS. If you have not yet ordered, it is not to late. You can order at www.clairesgourmet.com.
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