This blog currently serves as a journal of what one particular community member, Uriel Fury, has been doing. The journal is updated infrequently. This journal is for friends, family, community members to know what we've been up to at a glance. It might also help us when it comes time for portfolio evaluations.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

September 21, 2010

Free Draw - http://www.nickjr.com/games/nick-jr-free-draw.jhtml

Jackson Pollock - http://www.jacksonpollock.org/

http://www.crayola.com/coloring_application/index.cfm

Wario Ware D.I.Y. (DS) - Level programming, design and creation

Drawing - free drawing pictures - pencil, marker and paper

Stick Friends - craft stick puppets

State flags: Oklahoma & Pennsylvania - state flag poster

Dancing - Freestyle dancing around the house

Dice
  • made up a game using number dice
  • added up all the sides of a standard 6-sided die and found that they equal 21
  • made a graph to chart correct guesses of which color a color dot die had landed on after each roll for 2 dozen rolls.

Tony-b Machine 3 - http://www.tony-b.org/ make your own music and record your finished tracks as well as programme your beats, patterns and melodies.

State Flag - State flag poster

The Celery Stalks At Midnight - book

2010-2011 Log of Books and Materials

Reading & Research Books:
Adventures of Captain Underpants, Volumes 1-8 (Pilkey)
Calvin and Hobbes: Revenge of the Babysat (Watterson)
Calvin and Hobbes: Weirdos From Another Planet (Watterson)
Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale of Adventure
The Celery Stalks At Midnight
The Essential Calvin and Hobbes
Choose Your Own Adventure #
Choose Your Own Adventure #

Magazines:
Game Informer
Lego Club
Ranger Rick
Ranger Rick: Just For Fun
Ask
Cricket

Reference/Text Books & Materials:


Movies:
Ghostbusters
Ghostbusters II

Television Series/Specials:
Angry Beavers
Adventure Time
Ed, Edd & Eddy
The Real Ghostbusters
Spongebob Squarepants
Invader Zim
Mythbusters
The Fairly Odd Parents
Dexter's Lab

Online/Computer Games:
Various Flash Animation Games
City of Heroes
City of Villains
Electric Box
Scratch (Programming Language System from MIT)

Board/Table Games:
Various Self-designed Games
Dice Games
Word Pirates
Bananagrams
Bug Wars
Rush Hour

Video Games:
Scribblenauts - DS
WarioWare D.I.Y. - DS
Tamagotchi Party 3 - DS
Spore - DS
Ham Ham Challenge - DS
Kabooki - Wii

Educational/Reference Websites:
Wiktionary.com
YouTube.com
KhanAcademy.com
Wikipedia.com
Brainpop.com

Field Trips:


Other Resources/Materials:
Legos
Periodic Table of Elements Poster
Flags of the United States Poster
Scratch (Programming Language System from MIT)
Tangrams

Unschooling Journal 2010-2011

Date Started: September 21st, 2010
Date Ended: June 30th, 2011
(regular 'school year' will begin July 1st & end June 30th)

Subjects Journalled:
Maths
English (Reading & Research, Writing & Spelling)
PA History
US History
Health & Physical Education
Music
Art
Science
Geography
Civics
Safety (Safety and Fire Prevention)
Community & Socialization

Log of Books & Materials

Field Trips

Attendance