The challenges are related to our coursework, or ask us to look at concepts in a new way. The constraints include time, but also a small set of rules to push your thinking. (It comes from Top Chef)
So that you create something, and there is the possibility of failure. An important part of our work together is making things, trying it out, learning as we go, and accepting failure as part of the process.
Paper Circuits "Make a paper circuit that somehow 'illuminates' a concept from our course or in your own practice. "
Learning Theory Infographic "Create an appealing and enlightening infographic (for the teaching public) explaining a learning theory."
Wordle Taboo "Draw a Taboo card and look it over. Make a wordle to help us guess your word – DO NOT use any of the words on the card"
PLN Visualization "For this activity, you are going to visualize your PLN."
Extra Spicy Challenge: "Tweet out your PLN with a haiku description!"
exploring the world networks ever expanding learning never ends
Meme Maker! "Create a meme that captures the essence of a podcast you listened to."
Epic Game Design Challenge "Develop a non-digital game intended to encourage students to become better questioners."
Postcards "We want you to think back on your MAETy1 experience thus far and create a postcard that captures the content/idea/tool/memory/etc. you most want to remember."