Education/Telecon 2018-05-09

From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

May 9, 2018 Monthly meeting Agenda - Find our running notes Google Doc here. At this point we have these agenda items:


Shelley Olds, LuAnn Dahlman, Carla McAuliffe, Becky Reid, Elizabeth Joyner, Margaret Mooney, Bob Downs, Kalo Haslem

Agenda Team To do: Connect to your teacher networks in Arizona (and region) - plug the May 23 Out 2 Lunch with the teaser of choosing with programmable object ahead of time (Ozobot bit or Makey-Makey)

ESIP slides for summer meeting - review (Due: early-June)

Excom (Program committee) updates (if any)

Travel - everyone is sending their travel plans/invoice (Becky, Margaret, Kalo, LuAnn)

Out2Lunch update:

Today was SIFT

2 weeks from now is sneak preview of summer workshop

Preview of Scratch - and what to look at before you come

Preview Ozobots and Makey-Makey - getting into coding/ pairing with Scratch and other programs.

Parallax (Block and C coding) to jump into more complex, real world collecting data… then May 23: 1pm EDT, 12 pm CDT, 11am MDT, 10 PDT + Arizona

Summer workshop: ‘Auction’ to the teachers : 15 teachers; Out2Lunch teachers get first bid Ozobot: evo (newer, UV sensors, sensor, more) vs bit (older) Instructor Material: Becky (Ozobot + Makey-Makey); (copper ink, copper foil, conductive ink) Links of materials through TERC

Materials: Crayola markers, Posterboard paper roll

Teachers to bring: computers / iPads: there are apps for Ozobots

Useful links: Buliding Systems from Scratch