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Check Your Student’s Grades

Visit http://www.plusportals.com/triadmiddle to check on your student’s progress at Triad Middle School.

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And..We’re Back!!!

Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year!  This year brings some changes for me as I’ve shifted roles a little bit at TMS.  I will spending part of my day handling online communications (web site, Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram) for TMS, ...

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School’s Out!!!

As of 11:10 AM, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, school will be dismissed and summer vacation will commence. This year was a year of adjustments because of moving down to teach 6th graders and working through block scheduling. I really enjoyed ...

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Computer Coding Begins!!!

Sixth grade students in my Tech Lab class began computer coding today. After a brief introduction into coding and why we are studying it, students will begin working through Code.org’s Hour of Code followed by Code.org’s Introduction to Computer Science ...

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Semester 2 In Full Swing

After numerous days discussing rules/procedures, the 7th graders have begun their module rotations.  These students are working on tracing patterns in the Get The Look module.

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First Semester Winding Down

Students work on creating an interactive holiday card using Scratch’s Hour of Code tutorial.

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Tech Lab starts Computer Coding.

My 6th grade Tech Lab students are currently working through The Hour of Code followed by the 20 hour Intro to Computer Science course on the Code.org web site. Why introduce 6th graders to computer coding?

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TMS Career Lab GoPro Walk Through

A video walk through of the TMS Career Lab using the GoPro Hero Silver edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CC with the introduction created in Adobe After Effects CC.

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Windows 8.1 Tutorials

Triad Middle School computers were re-imaged with Windows 8.1 over the summer. Here is a link to the tutorial videos to ease the transition for students and staff.

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New 6th Grade Exploratory Coming 2014-2015 School Year

This summer, I will be developing a new 6th grade exploratory class called Tech Lab.  I’m looking to give the same “Career Lab/Module Rotation” experience with a twist.  In the 6th grade exploratory, we will be focusing on technology applications ...

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