Proudly PENCIL Virtual Learning Series is a video series created to help bolster Metro Schools online resources for students. Volunteers are creating 5 – 20 minute videos about various educational topics. Here’s how you can help:
See below for tips & topic ideas.
Using your phone, computer, or camera, create a 5 – 20-minute video, about the topic you selected. For posting purposes, make sure to have your phone sideways (horizontal) when creating the video.
Upload your video to PENCIL’s Dropbox. PENCIL will review the video, add a title slide, and add it to our PENCIL YouTube Channel. Please note: All videos must be reviewed and approved before posting.
Reading activities intended to help improve student literacy and reading comprehension
Creative, fun activities designed to encourage learning in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM)
Field Trips – A virtual introduction to industry where students learn more about the industries of focus in their career academy
Job Shadows – A deeper dive opportunity for students to spend a day in the “real world” of a career area related to their academy
Professional Perspectives – Videos that highlight career and interpersonal skill development activities to support academic success as well as career and college readiness