Suffern Middle School in Virtual Worlds

A running account of the process of the proposal, acquisition, development and integration of a virtual presence for education at Suffern Middle School, Suffern, New York, USA.

Suffern Middle School in Virtual Worlds

Entries from February 14, 2008

Tech Club Exploits…

February 14, 2008 · No Comments · Musings

The Tech Club, now up to forty-seven members, has produced some incredible work on our islands. Many of the kids wanted to “own” land but instead were instructed to submit a business plan and if approved they were given a parcel of land of which they would serve as “custodians”. The plan had to support […]

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Foreign Language Classes

February 14, 2008 · No Comments · Musings

Here are some pics of Mr. Tepper’s Spanish class project. The kids each created a display for a traditional Spanish celebration – Sweet 15, Day of the Dead, Feast of Three Kings and others. Then they invited the high school Spanish classes to join in a day of virtual celebrations where each student presented the […]

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Last Day of American Revolution in SL

February 1, 2008 · No Comments · Musings

Liza Medina concluded a fant astic project today and the kids were set loose for a celebration at teh end of the period. Below are some pics just for fun but check back soon for examples sof student work and the teacher’s reflection!

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