Six Spruce-ups for an iGoogle PLE

Jo Hart challenged us to find a way to create a Personal Learning Environment (PLE) for our PLN (Personal/Professional Learning Network). I’ve used iGoogle in the past, but not lately. I’ve spruced up iGoogle for all the new apps, sites,…

Netiquette: Every Day

“Our Blog: a place to enhance written discourse and media citizenship among students.” What does that mean? How do we explain this to our students? In our writing classroom, we review lessons from these sites: Net Smartz On Guard Online…

Pencil Tech for Writing

One of my students’ favorite activities is power writing.  Here’s the basics: Power Writing for Fluency View more presentations from Sheri Edwards. After each power writing timed session, I ask students “Please stand if you have written ten or more…