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Sending Students on Learning MISSIONS Photo by Quentin.HLB: What you teach lives beyond textbooks, tests, and worksheets. Photo by Lauro Roger McAllister,, You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives. - Clay P. Bedford Photo by WhiteDesertSun: Your MISSION: Send students on learning missions MISSION: Transform an assignment, test, quiz, or project into a meaningful mission BADGE: Learner Challenger CLAIM IT: the fractions on p. 20 and the word problems on p. 21 Complete the fractions on p. 20 and the word problems on p. 21 Who wants to go on a mission? Photo by kindercapes, SITUATION: We are surrounded by fractions. They decide how much or little we get in life so its important we can figure them out. MISSION: Take pictures of 10 fractions and create 4 word problems with these pictures to give to peers to solve. How do I create missions? Choose homework or a project from your current curriculum 328- Nov 23th, 2012 - Life of a Riyadh Teenager #365photoAR by Waleed Alzuhai, Flickr People dont have a propensity for laziness. People have a propensity for hard work. It just needs to be work that matters to them. - Jane McGonigal Set up the scenario Photo by Ross Goodman: Keep your learner in mind! SITUATION: The mayor is ridding the city of graffiti unless he is convinced it is art or serves a purpose. MISSION: Create a persuasive presentation you will show the mayor and his staff. The presentation should include photos of the graffiti you want to keep, the location, your reasoning and support. Include tools, word bank, apps, or resources! TOOL: Prezi RESOURCE: Alan M. Forster, Samantha Vettese-Forster, John Borland, (2012) "Evaluating the cultural significance of historic graffiti", Structural Survey, Vol. 30 Iss: 1, pp.43 - 64 (Girl) Scout Troopers by JD Hancock, Add a badge or points BADGE: Claim at POINTS: 50 The badge should be appealing Free public domain images Photo by kindercapes, Where Do We Find our Mission? Blendspace.comSmore.comImage by Adam Bellow, Founder & iOS App Touchcast IOS AppCreate interactive, clickable videos with a built-in teleprompter, green screen, visual filters, sound effects, titles & more