<![CDATA[Mr. Palles' Virtual Classroom - What's Happening?]]>Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:17:27 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[Collaborating with the World!]]>Wed, 20 Mar 2013 21:11:31 GMThttp://mrpallesclass.weebly.com/whats-happening/collaborating-with-the-worldPicture
Today we created an open document on Google Docs which could be viewed and edited by anyone on the internet. After Tweeting it out to my followers on Twitter, we received more than 200 visits and over 1 hundred messages in just 3 hours. In fact, many of those messages came in the first half hour after being reposted by @web20classroom. Google Drive / Docs is an amazing tool!

<![CDATA[If You Love Something, Set it Free...]]>Wed, 20 Mar 2013 20:59:45 GMThttp://mrpallesclass.weebly.com/whats-happening/if-you-love-something-set-it-freePicture
The Space Colony Project is officially out of my hands... and into the hands of the students. This additional project will demonstrate a deeper understanding of our solar system. 
Students will apply the information they learned in class about their chosen planet. After researching their planet, the students will design a colony that could be on that planet.  

<![CDATA[Go Dinosaurs!]]>Fri, 08 Feb 2013 06:40:44 GMThttp://mrpallesclass.weebly.com/whats-happening/go-dinosaursPicture
The Dinosaurs Team made it all the way to the final round of Battle of the Books at the Wood Dale Public Library. After a hard-fought battle, the Dinosaurs managed to get second place! Great job team! We're proud of you!