#CEM #teachingmoment Remember and Learn 9_11

Connected Educator Month kicked off today, September 12th with request to share your #teachingmoment at 11:00 am local time. I participated twice with my grade seven and eight classrooms. At 9:00 am, which in my mind was 11:00 am ET, my Continue reading #CEM #teachingmoment Remember and Learn 9_11

#CEM13 #teachingmoment A Poem About Anything

Connected Educator Month kicked off today, September 12th with request to share your #teachingmoment at 11:00 am local time. I participated twice with my grade seven and eight classrooms. At 11:00 am, we were creating poems “about anything” using sensory imagery. Continue reading #CEM13 #teachingmoment A Poem About Anything

Writing: Collaborative Learning #clmooc #makecomp

“Writing is hard fun.” Donald Murray Throughout the last century, writing instruction has evolved from basic handwriting to five-paragraph-essays to writing workshop to writing process to digital writing with media. Writing teachers build on the work of James Moffett, Jerome Continue reading Writing: Collaborative Learning #clmooc #makecomp