Shout it Out Loud: Course 3 Final Project

First of all, I spent way too much time on this assignment. But that’s ok, because I really dig this kind of stuff. I had a good time working through my design, redesigning, scratching it and starting over and finally coming up with a finalish product. I’m pretty sure I’ll tweak this more in theContinue reading “Shout it Out Loud: Course 3 Final Project”

Show me a sign

Infographics.  Why don’t I remember to use them more in my classes?  When I’ve used them in the past, students have absolutely loved them.  I’ve even taken a shot or two at having students create their own.  From that experience I learned that it takes a good bit of explaining and patience.  I might getContinue reading “Show me a sign”

Stir It Up

As soon as I started reading the EduCase Learning Initiative article about digital storytelling, my gears started spinning.  I knew exactly how this would fit with my teaching. Setting Last year out 8th grade worked on an oral history project at the end of the year as a service learning experience.  This takes it toContinue reading “Stir It Up”

Back in the Saddle

The Return It feels like its been quite some time since the last entry to this blog for class.  I feel a little out of practice.  Of course I had all kind of intentions of continuing to blog through the summer as I enjoyed some quality professional development and quality vacation.  But as they sayContinue reading “Back in the Saddle”