Comic Fun

June 11th, 2009

Use online websites to create three different comics. Comics must use grade appropriate vocabulary words from specified word list.

Fraction Munchers

July 6th, 2009

Find equivalent fractions, compare fractions and build fraction expressions before being eaten by a Troggle. Note: an online version of this game is available at: http://www.virtualapple.org/fractionmunchersdisk.html

Game Tester

June 24th, 2009

Help the wizard by testing out new games! Figure out how to play the game, record basic information about the game and make a recommendation to the wizard.

Global Warming Project

June 12th, 2009

Develop an awareness about the global warming problem and create a poem that outlines steps to help save the environment.

Netscape V1 (1999)

May 9th, 2011

Use Netscape or any other web browser to learn about the human body, volcanoes, rainforests, animals and other interesting topics. Practice your research skills and help the Wizard learn something new.

Netscape V2

July 6th, 2009

Use Netscape or any other web browser to learn about the human body, volcanoes, rainforests, animals and other interesting topics. Practice your research skills and help the Wizard learn something new.

Netscape V3

May 9th, 2011

Use Netscape or any other web browser to learn about the human body, volcanoes, rainforests, animals and other interesting topics. Practice your research skills and help the Wizard learn something new.

Origami V1

June 25th, 2009

Learn the ancient art of Japanese paper folding while at the same time learning some basic concepts of geometry. Projects range from easy to difficult.

Origami V2

May 9th, 2011

Learn the ancient art of Japanese paper folding while at the same time learning some basic concepts of geometry. Projects range from easy to difficult.

Revolutionary War Project

June 25th, 2009

Research an important person or event that took place during the Revolutionary War. Showcase your knowledge by creating an online presentation on the subject.

Solar System Project

June 12th, 2009

Create your own galaxy, identify planets and complete a solar system scavenger hunt. A fun way to learn about the solar system!

Tangrams

June 25th, 2009

Complete a series of tangram puzzles. Tangrams are seven piece puzzles. Each piece is used to make a particular shape and in most cases must be arranged in a specific pattern in order to achieve the completion of a picture. The puzzles are online and take some real thinking to complete. After doing the puzzle online, make your own tangram puzzle pieces and design a puzzle for the wizard.

TUX Math Scrabble (2007)

June 12th, 2009

Similiar to the Scrabble word game, only this game uses numbers to create math equations. Game can be adjusted for different grade levels (example: younger students can play with just addition and subtraction operations. ) Game is downloaded on the computer. Do a Google search for math scrabble to download.

TUX Math Scrabble 2/3

May 11th, 2011

Similiar to the Scrabble word game, only this game uses numbers to create math equations. Game can be adjusted for different grade levels (example: younger students can play with just addition and subtraction operations. ) Game is downloaded on the computer. Do a Google search for math scrabble to download.

Widgets

June 25th, 2009

Solve puzzles that require you to make machines using available pieces. Write about your experiences solving the widget puzzles. Finally, create your own widget contraption.

Word Games

June 20th, 2009

Play web based games that reinforce knowledge of grammar, homophones, word roots, idioms and even Spanish words.