Daily Archive: November 26, 2008

Reading Notes?

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Using Discussion Forums and Chats I am able to gain insight into my students’ reading lives at an amazing rate.  I know which are lovers of books and which would rather stare at… Continue reading

Discussion Forums and Chats.

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Yesterday I invited my students to enter a Discussion Forum.  During class it was a simple thread asking that they post a bit about themselves and then respond to other posts.  Last night… Continue reading

Swarming Thoughts

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Since I returned from San Antonio late Monday night, I’ve had two days with my students as I embrace my shifted paradigm of using technology.  I really didn’t realize that I needed to shift… Continue reading

Day in a Sentence

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Kevin just posted a second call for this week’s Day in a Sentence. I see he’s experiencing the same thing with his weekly challenge that we are with ours… less participation than usual.… Continue reading

Ruth’s Day in a Sentence.

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I’m thankful that my very favorite holiday season is upon us.

Sign-Up to Confer With Me!

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My kids were getting ready to publish their personal essays yesterday. However, I knew they were all in different places. Therefore, I allowed them to sign-up for strategy lessons today based on their… Continue reading