• 4/6-4/10

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 4/6/2020

    Important Information Moving Forward From Home:

    We are transitioning to Google Classroom this week. Please check your email for the code and more details. 

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  • JUST FOR FUN

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 3/30/2020

    These are examples of the Ankle Foot Orthosis from teacher who I trained with.

    The first one is from my group. I apologize for the disoriented images, I can not seem to change this.

     

    Pachomski AFO

    AFO3

    AFO 1

    AFO 2

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  • Week of 3/30-4/3

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 3/30/2020

    Do Now: Send an email that includes your name and class period to KPachomski@newpaltz.k12.ny.us. This will be used so I can get in touch with you and know who is submitting assignments. This is how assignments will be submitted at this time.

    Important Information Moving Forward From Home:

    Above all else I am wishing you and your families health and happiness at this time. These are unusual circumstances, so if you need any help or are not able to complete an assignment please notify me and we will find a way to move forward together. I plan on posting an assignments weekly on Monday and will be available during the week to help and/or answer questions.

    ALL WORK CAN BE SUBMITTED BY EMAILING A PHOTOGRAPH OR UPLOADING TO GOOGLE DRIVE AND SHARING WITH KPACHOMSKI@NEWPALTZ.K12.NY.US

    Assignments:

    Due by end of day Tuesday 3/31:

    Log into PLTW.org and locate the drawing unit. Email me with 1 fact from the drawing unit, so I know that you were able to log in and locate this webpage. If you have any trouble please email me. 2B PLTW students will receive log in information by me via email, once I have your email address. 3 & 4A classes have their PLTW log in information in the packet provided on the last day of school.

    Accessing PLTW from home

    Due by end of day Friday 4/3:

    1) Practice drawing on isometric paper. Draw multiple sized cubes and cube configurations. Must use a ruler! See links or google tutorials for help. There are multiple ways to learning this.

    Using Isometric Paper

     Intro to Isometric

    Isometric Tutorial

    2) Draw these 4 shapes Isometrically, on the four quadrant paper provided.  Use a ruler! SAVE YOUR WORK*

    *We will be learning Multiview Sketches next week

     Paper Layout

    Using the videos and explainations from the PLTW website and your packet to complete

    Photograph your drawings and email them to me to submit or upload to Google Drive and share with Ms. Pachomski

    Shape 1 Shape 2 Shape 3 Shape 4

     Check Your Work

    3) Complete a Journal Entry

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  • 3/13 & 3/16

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 3/13/2020

    Do Now: How did you communicate your ideas with your team members? Can you think of drawings or models that might have helped you communicate your thoughts better?

    Agenda:

    - Discuss Do Now

    - Introduce Types of Sktches

    - Sketching Practice & Notes

    - Journal Entries

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  • 3/11 & 3/12

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 3/11/2020

    Do Now: A company that manufactures phones is losing customers because their phones stop working after a short period. Which step of the design process should the designers of these phones revisit? Explain your answer.

    Agenda:

    - Discuss Do Now

    - Finish Discussing Design Process & Complete DP Worksheet

    -Intro Final Design Challenge

    - Journal Entries

     

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  • 3/9 & 3/10

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 3/9/2020

    Do Now: What would happen if you put just flour in the oven at 350*, then took out the flour and mixed it with all the other cake ingredients?  Would you end up with a cake?  Why or why not?

     

    Agenda:

    - Discuss Do Now

    - Finish Discussing Design Process & Complete DP Worksheet

    - Journal Entries

     

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  • 3/5 & 3/6

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 3/3/2020

    Do Now: If you had the opportunity to go back and change one thing about your project, what would it be?

     

    Agenda:

    - remaining PRESENTATIONS

    - Answer the following reflection questions & turn in by the end of class:

    • What behaviors positively impacted your team’s effectiveness in designing your team’s solution?

    • What behaviors negatively impacted your team’s effectiveness in designing your team’s solution? 

    • How can any negative behaviors be improved next time?

    - Introduction to the Design Process

     

     

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  • 2/28 & 3/2

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 2/28/2020

    Do Now: Set yourselves up to present

     

    Agenda:

    - Finishing touches

    - PRESENTATIONS

    - Answer the following reflection questions & turn in by the end of class:

    • What behaviors positively impacted your team’s effectiveness in designing your team’s solution?

    • What behaviors negatively impacted your team’s effectiveness in designing your team’s solution?

    • How can any negative behaviors be improved next time?

    - Journal Entries

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  • 2/26 & 2/27

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 2/26/2020

    Do Now: Who cleans up after you at home?

    Turn in signed outline and/or any missing supplies.

     

    Agenda:

    Complete building Ankle/Foot Orthosis

    Complete Documentation

    Plan presentation

    Jounral Entry Questions

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  • 2/24 & 2/25

    Posted by Krista Pachomski on 2/24/2020

    Do Now: Give an example of something that demonstrated INNOVATION.

    Turn in signed outline and/or any missing supplies.

     

    Agenda:

    Review Assignment

    Complete building Ankle/Foot Orthosis

    Complete Documentation

    Plan presentation

    Jounral Entry Questions

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