First Days

Would it be helpful to share particular strategies we use to start the year? Continue reading First Days

#clmooc #digilit Sunday A Walk in Public Places

 A Walk in Public Places: My walk on Thursday Couldn’t add: Free Little Library Our side of town was once owned and maintained by the government during the building of Grand Coulee Dam, and our town benefits from that infrastructure Continue reading #clmooc #digilit Sunday A Walk in Public Places

#DigiLit Sunday GiverCraft #EDGamify

DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, November 16, 2014.     Something exciting is happening to the balance of my Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday GiverCraft #EDGamify

#DigiLit Sunday #NaNoWriMo Google Apps

DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, November 9, 2014.   Our students in grades seven and eight are participating in Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday #NaNoWriMo Google Apps

#DigiLit Sunday #NaNoWriMo #clmooc

DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, November 2, 2014.    Engaged ! In October, we begin our preparation for our Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday #NaNoWriMo #clmooc

Connected Learners #ce14 #clmooc #DigiLit Sunday

Connections.  Everywhere. A network of sharing and growing. That’s what being a connected learner is.  My connection with #clmooc has expanded my focus from one classroom and one teacher, to a networked community from which I can give just as Continue reading Connected Learners #ce14 #clmooc #DigiLit Sunday

#DigiLit Sunday Essentials #ce14 #ccss

DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, October 12, 2014. DigiLit Sunday  this week is a review of what is essential.  Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday Essentials #ce14 #ccss

#DigiLit Sunday Google Slides, Wordle, Veterans Day

My favorite presentation tool: Google Slides. First of all, it has really advanced since the time my students created the project I will share. Take a look at this Parent Night Slideshow. Google Slides has transitions, animations, and themes to Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday Google Slides, Wordle, Veterans Day

#DigiLit Sunday Differentiation

DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, September 28, 2014.   How do I differentiate reading materials so students can approach Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday Differentiation

#Digilit Sunday Google Apps and iPads

    DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, September 21, 2014.    What I learned on Twitter on Sunday…. Tips Continue reading #Digilit Sunday Google Apps and iPads

#DigiLit Sunday Assessing Blogs

How do you assess blogs? What is your purpose? That is the question. DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, September Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday Assessing Blogs

#DigiLit Sunday #Chalkabration Poetry

It’s Sunday!   DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, Aug 31, 2014.   We also join Betsy Hubbard’s Chalkabration.   Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday #Chalkabration Poetry

#DigiLit Organize Twitter PLN Lists

    DigiLit Sunday It’s Sunday!  DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, Aug 24, 2014 Question: My Twitter is Continue reading #DigiLit Organize Twitter PLN Lists

#DigiLit Sunday Blogging Challenge

  It’s Sunday!  DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Click here. This week: Get started or restarted with  class blogging Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday Blogging Challenge

DigiLit Sunday #clmooc Writing

  DigiLit Sunday DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week I’m rethinking the writing process and tools. Prior to digital tools, students would Continue reading DigiLit Sunday #clmooc Writing