Students worked well on their Letters to the President. Students researched issues important to them to find supporting evidence. Not all students researched in depth; some only summarized. However, the … Continue Reading Better Letters
I worked two of my three day weekend designing a wiki-quest for students to research election issues. I arrived at school to a new firewall filter and NONE of our … Continue Reading Filtration Frustration
Our Tech Beginnings I also blogged this at: http://whatelse.edublogs.org/our-tech-beginnings/ which is the first steps of my class blog at edublogs. I use this as a conversation point to responsible use … Continue Reading Our Tech Beginnings
After reading the resources and research from my PB Camp, I created a page for families about: -what is a wiki -why wiki -benefits -pedagogy http://whatelse.pbwiki.com/Learning-With-Wikis It needs more work, … Continue Reading Why wiki parent page
Computers are so much a part of kids’ lives, that they also are an extension of a kid’s personality. Check out this keyboard.
Late Past 8. Figure this out. To document doubt And courage… Gnite
Although I took this picture a while ago, it’s late night aura looks soothing as I once again reviewed my lesson and site to make it better for ease of … Continue Reading The Deer and Me
Students today enjoy the connectedness of social networking; it is part of their very being. My goal is to bring my instruction into that cloud to teach the content required … Continue Reading The Cloud