Living in a 3-D World

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on February 02, 2020 08:34 PM

Students seem to always thrive when it comes to technology. They seem to learn quickly and stay engaged in lessons and the learning process of different programs. My students could benefit more in the programming/animation process if they had a chance to actually print out something they created...

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Breaking the “I Can’t Do Math” Curse

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on February 02, 2020 08:29 PM

Instead of drilling students with worksheets and rote memorization, I would like to “gamify” remediation. Research shows that when we use game elements in a non-game context, students are more engaged and more motivated. I have included a variety of items in this request. The different dice will...

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GaGa Ball for All

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on February 02, 2020 08:04 PM

GaGa is a game that is spreading across the United States. It is a fast paced, high energy game that is played within an octagonal pit. The material for the game consists of a lightweight bouncy or foam ball and an octagonal enclosure, referred to as the “GaGa Ball Pit.” The game combines the...

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Let's Talk It Over!

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on September 08, 2019 04:21 PM

"I have started using "Let's Talk it Over" and "Children's The Art of Conversation" as bell work or warm up activities in my Communications classes daily. They are both card games that enhance communication skills in all my students. We discuss that they only way we will improve our communication...

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Makerspace Start-Up

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on September 08, 2019 04:18 PM

"The Meadow Brook Media Center received a Foundation grant for its Maker Lab start-up. This included materials for stations like Legos, origami, coloring, Makey Makey, and paper circuits. Since receiving the grant, students have been so excited to try out our new technology. They have loved...

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Technology Life

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on September 08, 2019 04:02 PM

"My students that have not been able to have ear buds were so excited to get to use the headphones. My students' faces lit up when they saw we have external mice. One student said "Yes, I don't have to fight with the mouse anymore." I couldn't help but laugh at that comment, and it brought...

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4 Fingers, 4 Strings, 4 Classroom Fun

by Mustang Public ... Director, Wunder Ideas

Posted on September 08, 2019 03:36 PM

"This grant allowed me to purchase 45 ukuleles! These ukuleles will be used to create music, using on 4 fingers. The students will learn everything about the ukulele, including the correct procedures on holding and playing. Student will give a concert at the end of our unit. I am very thankful...

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