evening sun, originally uploaded by lolla_sig. Week 3, thing 5 I chose this photo from the overwhelming selection because it captures the time of day, what I imagine to be the sensation of cold descending as the sun sets, and an elemental sense of the world: land, water, air, and fire.
Historical character blogsStudents (in pairs) assume the identity and create the blog of a person in a certain period of history. Entries reflect what they learn about that person, with the extra benefit of having to incorporate their knowledge in such a way that they present it from the historical person’s point of view. It’s […]
WEEK 1 Thing #1 • Read about the 7.5 habits. It made me think about how to get students, especially those in upper elementary, to learn these habits. I see some who already use these in their lives, and others who are beginning to get it, and others who probably apply them to non-school interests. […]
Day one in the blog world. Ambivalent about spending too much time in front of the screen when I could be painting or smelling the roses. But I must find out what the cutting edge is cutting here.