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NCTCA 2021 Pre-recorded Video Library  Password will be provided here on February 4th.
Each Pre-recorded session can be found within our schedule or can be watched on demand in our Video Library and will be available for the entire month of February.

2021 Partners in Education Virtual Luncheon - Shelley Moore
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Thursday February 4th, 2021
11:00am - 11:30am - Virtual Reception
11:30am-12:30am - Shelley Moore

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Thursday, February 4 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Cross-curricular STEM with Micro;bits

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Have you heard about Micro:bits? They are these affordable pocket-sized computers with infinite possibilities! Come and see how you (yes, even YOU!) can learn to block code and use these mighty machines to transform your classroom! Micro:bits can revolutionize how you teach science with student-driven projects including designing environmental monitoring or automated watering systems, light and temperature sensors, and even replacing circuit building and diagrams with this neat little device. Learn how to use them in Math for random number generators and teaching variables and a variety of computational thinking skills. You will walk away with resources and lessons that you can use Monday morning as well as some creative funding ideas to help get them into your students' hands ASAP. This session is or all levels of students and coding abilities. Trust me, if I can code, so can you!

Speakers
avatar for Amanda Green

Amanda Green

Teacher, Black Gold Regional Schools
Amanda's spark for science ignited at an early age exploring nature with her family and grew into a flame for space as she followed Canadas's journey skyward. She teaches Junior High Science, Math, Coding, and STEAM classes in both English and French for Black Gold Distance Education... Read More →


Thursday February 4, 2021 1:30pm - 2:30pm MST
Virtual Room 36 (Technology)
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