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