Happy mother's Day from Mike and Nick P. https://wordart.com/cjcalp8jjo1b/word-art
Happy Mother's Day from Jim and Chris https://wordart.com/qhxauyxr22og/word-art
Happy Mother's Day from Marios and Themis https://wordart.com/juj4m4cvpycc/word-art
Happy Mother's Day from Christopher and Alex https://wordart.com/o1qrck3oqpwh/word-art
Happy Mother's Day from Anna and Peny https://wordart.com/h1rr4zrmcgd5/word-art
Happy Mother's Day from Chris P. and Nick H. https://wordart.com/g2ei3lbtfzgh/word-art
Mission: Offer your mum a digital gift for Mother's Day. Create a Word Cloud for her and share your gift!
Here's an example: https://wordart.com/unda54bc48m1/word-art First, read the instructions in the image below. Then use https://wordart.com/ to create your word cloud with words related to your Mother or Mother's Day in general. Finally, submit your name(s) and the link to your wordcloud below:
ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: ΟΣΑ ΠΑΙΔΙΑ ΔΕΝ ΒΛΕΠΟΥΝ ΤΟ ΣΥΝΝΕΦΟΛΕΞΟ ΣΗΜΑΙΝΕΙ ΟΤΙ (ΚΑΤΑ ΛΑΘΟΣ) ΔΕΝ ΤΟ ΕΣΤΕΙΛΑΝ. ΔΗΜΙΟΥΡΓΗΣΤΕ ΕΝΑ ΚΑΙΝΟΥΡΙΟ ΚΑΙ ΣΤΕΙΛΤΕ ΜΟΥ ΤΟ LINK ΜΕΣΑ ΑΠΟ ΤΟ EDMODO. ΔΙΑΒΑΣΤΕ ΠΑΛΙ ΤΙΣ ΟΔΗΓΙΕΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΕΙΚΟΝΑ ΑΠΟ ΠΑΝΩ!
Earth Day, April 22, 2018, is focused on Ending Plastic Pollution. ST3 students have created digital posters for this special day! Besides this year's topic, they have also worked on other issues which reflect their awareness to protect our planet in general as our ultimate goal.
Safer Internet Day 2018 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 6th February 2018 with the slogan “Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you”.
Our school, 1st Primary School of Ilioupolis, has been registered as a supporter for that special day! Enlarge the map below to view the name of our school:
Grade six students, divided in groups, discussed some questions relating to this year's theme. Here are the instructions and the questions used as prompts to their responses:
After thinking critically and exchanging ideas concerning the three questions the students were provided with, each group reported their thoughts back to the whole class.
Some of their ideas can be read below:
For Question 1:
'What sort of content should a responsible digital citizen create online?'
If web users are older than at least 13, they can create a blog or a site with their biography, personal achievements or even informative content such as the results of a research, their thoughts on environmental issues, a film they have seen, a book they have read or a place they have visited. Moreover, they can create a social media account, e.g. on Facebook or Instagram and share valuable content for others as well as learn from others. If they are above 18 or 13 and with their parents’ permission, they can also create a youtube channel to upload interesting videos about how to make something, how to take care of an animal and so on. For younger kids there are special sites they can use to create something interesting such as posters, cartoons, drawings, digital books, online games, educational apps under their parents’ or teachers’ supervision; there are also kids blogs which can be controlled by their teachers or parents.
For Question 2
'How can a child at your age connect with others safely online?'
Connecting with a stranger or simply exchanging messages with him/her online can be dangerous. You never know who this person may be. Children can connect safely online on special platforms suggested by their teachers. Edmodo and etwinning are two examples. They should also connect for a reason, i.e. to work together to exchange ideas on an interesting topic and so on. When they connect with others, they should remember not to reveal too personal information such as their full name, their address or telephone number. They can use a fake name and instead of uploading a personal photo with their face, they can use a free image of a flower, an animal or a landscape.
Sometimes children connect with friends via social media, such as viber, with their parents’ consent. In this case, they should use an avatar for their profile and a nickname only their friends know about. Even in this case if something strange or bad happens, they should immediately let their parents know. Sometimes parents choose to control the sites their children visit or even use a special safety or secret code so that their children enter the internet only with them.
For Question 3
'What ways of sharing respect online can you think about?'
Behaving respectfully online is very important. You shouldn’t call somebody names. You shouldn’t make fun, insult, make negative comments, speak bad of somebody or generally make him/her feel bad. You should not upload inappropriate photos or another person’s photo without his/her permission.
Concerning creative commons licenses, you should try to respect others‘ work and not copy or use it without having the right to do so.
Click on the plus sign below the Greek flag and add a post with a short introduction of yourself. Write your first name, what you look like, what you are like., what you like doing in your free time, favourite things etc. Click HERE
Peny's writing task about Greece was posted on edmodo! Here's her beautiful work:
Greece is a beautiful country. It borders with Albania, Scopia, Bulgaria and Turkey.
Greece has many mountains but it has only one plain in Thessalia. It has also forests and a lot of islands. Greece is very hot in summer but it isn't very cold in the winter. In the summer it is sunny and it seldom rains. In the winter it is cold but not very much and it doesn't snow so much.
The people in Greece are friendly and hospitable. They work hard and they help other people.
I think that Greece is a great country with beautiful places, good weather and kind people.