EveryDay Blakers

EveryDay Blakers

By @Techmonstah @mrsheim301
We are everyday Blakers🎵 of Blake Middle School in Medfield, MA launching our first podcast to tell our everyday stories. Hosted by HeimTime & Techmonstah with new student-created segments for Season 2 -coming soon! Cover art photo provided by Vanessa Ives on Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@vanessaives
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Blake in DC- Episode Day 2
Blake's 8 grade trip to DC continues with a full Day 2 of stops at: The Newseum  National Museum of African American History and Culture  National Cathedral Guided Tour Embassy Row - National Zoo Lincoln Memorial - Korean Memorial - Vietnam Memorial US Air Force Memorial - September 11th Pentagon Memorial - Iwo Jima Marine Memorial
17:30
May 22, 2019
Blake in DC- Episode Day 1 & Day 4
Preview of Blake 8th Grade upcoming trip to NYC/Washington DC!  Listen to Day 1 (Tuesday) stops at the 9/11 Memorial at World Trade Center site and  9/11 Museum in NYC. and  Day 4 (Friday)stops  at the Capitol , Supreme Court, Library of Congress, and White House in DC before departure.
09:53
May 20, 2019
Blake in DC- Episode Day 3
Listen to this episode to get a quick preview of what you'll see as Blake in DC continues with a packed-full day 3:  Arlington National Cemetery - Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - Changing of the Guard - Kennedy Gravesites Holocaust Memorial Museum Smithsonian Complex - Museum of American History - Natural History Museum - Air & Space Museum  Washington Monument (picture stop) FDR Memorial - Jefferson Memorial - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial - World War II Memorial
26:19
May 20, 2019
2019 NPR Student Podcast Challenge: 9-11 A Moment in History -A Day to Be Remembered
Submission for the 2019 NPR Student Podcast Challenge Students investigate if 9/11 is an event in history that all students should learn about.  Interviews are conducted with teachers, one of which includes a teacher who was a student at the time 9/11 took place in our middle school.  One of the main segments includes the perspective of a flight attendant who was on one of the planes that hit the Twin Towers in New York.   
08:30
March 30, 2019
2019 NPR Student Podcast Challenge: Kneeling During the Anthem
Submission to the 2019 NPR Student Podcast Challenge Students have controversial discussions about Colin Kaepernick kneeling during the national anthem.  Perspectives from key public figures such as Kaepernick himself, President Trump and others are shared through a mock debate to kick off the podcast.  Students learn about the history of the national anthem from one of our teachers and discuss protesting for a cause you believe in with one of our guidance counselors. The students also share their personal beliefs about if this was the most respectful way to protest and who could have been offended by this act.
10:28
March 30, 2019
2019 NPR Student Podcast Challenge: Grownups Just Don’t Understand Social Media
Submission for 2019 NPR Student Podcast Challenge:  Teens often insert an eye roll when an adult tells them to stop doing that snappy chatty thing, leaving them to think that Grown-Ups Just Don’t Understand Social Media! The 7th grade students in Mrs. Heim’s Public Speaking Class wanted to find out if this is actually true! In their podcast episode, you’ll hear interviews with several Blake students and teachers to uncover if it is a myth or reality!
07:58
March 30, 2019
NPR PODCAST CHALLENGE TEASER
Blakers have 3 episodes in the works for the NPR Student Podcast Challenge . Here’s a quick listen into the three different topics!
01:38
March 14, 2019
Season 2: Episode 1 We're Back!
Kicking off the new school year 2018-19 and Season 2 of EveryDay Blakers with co-hosts HeimTime (Marjorie Heim) and techmonstah (Diane Horvath). Episode 1 highlights Our school-wide theme- Project Happiness😀. We also have a brand new segment created and hosted by students in the Public Speaking class called ClockWise TechTalk along with this episode’s Field Reporter Mr. Hellerstein coming to us live from the Charles River and a special Teacher spotlight. You don’t want to miss! If you like our podcast or have a question, feel free to leave us a message. Who knows.. we might include it in the next episode~ AND subscribe to us in iTunes or Google Play Store. Thanks for listening!🎧👍🏼
26:57
November 3, 2018
Season 2 Sneak Preview
Welcome to Season2 of Everyday Blakers hosted by HeimTime & Techmonstah. Here's a sneak preview of just one new segment about Medfield's Project Happiness that happens every Wednesday! Listen in and please subscribe to EveryDay Blakers Season 2 so you do NOT miss an episode!
04:40
September 15, 2018
EPISODE 6: The TRIBES AT BLAKE
Blake MS has a welcoming sense of community which is comprised of many different tribes (as in clubs, teams, and opportunities). Listen in to conversations to learn about the work being done by the new Blake is Social Club and the Community Service Club. We also hear from the Cast of Pom Pom Zombies about Blake Theatre's second performance this year. During this time, the Parkland tragedy also sparked a student-activism movement. We'll talk to the student leaders who helped organize Blake's Sit-in. Other special events occurring were the Special Olympics, Google Expeditions with AR, and Medfield's big Digital Learning day as we talk to attendees of our EveryDay Blakers Podcasting! Stay tuned for audio interviews that didn't make it into this episode in a, EP6 Bonus Track episode. Thanks for listening -from your fav podcast hosts, @techmonstah & @heimtime
26:52
May 6, 2018
Design Thinking + Making Workshop
Listen in as Medfield Public School teachers explore the potential of Design Thinking + Making #bmsed #medfieldpln
04:27
February 27, 2018
Episode 5: Be The Nice Kid 🧒
Be the Nice Kid reflects the month of Kindness at Blake. Our everyday stories this month include: Wonder Movie reviews, Hour of Code, Classroom Redesign, GeoBee winner, and MLK Day On of Service! Listen in 👂🏼 & enjoy!
43:52
January 29, 2018
EP4 (remixed): Hack Happiness
(This is the remixed version of Episode 4) EveryDay Blakers stories about Project Happiness, Theater Groups Elf performance, Thankful Thoughts from teachers & students and find out who reigns supreme of the infamous pig race! 🐷🏆
31:38
December 19, 2017
Episode 4: 🇺🇸Salute to our Vets
Episode 4: 🇺🇸Salute to our Vets-Interviews with Blake’s own vets, Mrs. McCLelland and Mr. Cowell. A big thanks to Mr. Hellerstein for helping get this special episode out! #bmsed
15:28
November 16, 2017
Episode 3👻 Grease is the Word!
Episode 3: Blake turns into Rhydell High for Halloween 🎃. Listen to interviews w Bycoff & about other student 🎃themed activities. We’re on the road at the MassCue Conf w our own CueKids! How BooTastic
37:01
November 1, 2017
Ep2: Gamechanging News
This week Techmonstah and Heimtime discuss the latest in technology and current events connections.
22:12
October 6, 2017
Episode 2: Game-Changing News!
Episode 2: HeimTime & Techmonstah discuss the latest Hurricanes & two Blake teacher’s who have families impacted by them. We hear from Ss on what role technology plays in their lives. Enjoy!
22:12
October 6, 2017
Sneak Peak into Episode 2👍🏼
Hey looking forward to our 2nd Episode & Game-Changing News!
01:22
October 2, 2017
Episode 1: Diversity @ Blake
Dropping our first episode! 👊🏼YAASSS!! Listen in to an interview with Nat Vaughn about Blake’s Theme of Diversity, our 1 Word segment and students thoughts on what diversity means to them! Enjoy!
13:59
September 22, 2017
🎧 testing is this thing on?
New EveryDay Blaker Podcast Intro Music by E.Stover! • Launching Blake's First Podcast!
01:44
September 16, 2017