Category Archives: Elementary School

What is… What Will Be Obsolete…in Second Grade?

At the beginning of most calendar years, especially at the beginning of a new decade, century or millennium, we tend to take a closer look at our past and future…

Looking for “Experts” to Help Us Learn With Perspectives About Christopher Columbus

A new school year has started for us here in the Northern Hemisphere. We are off to a fantastic start. I am working with our 5th grade teacher and class…

Global Awareness & Collaboration Project- Elementary School

If you are ready to weave global awareness & collaboration into your elementary school classroom, consider participating in the Teddy Bears Around the World Project For the third year, Teddy…

Tutorial Designers- Empowered Learners- Contributors

Vicky Davis wrote Fail Forward- Move Forward a few weeks ago. I was inspired by an art teacher’s experiment on his grading system that she describes. The ceramics teacher told…

Celebrating Language, Culture & History via Skype

Students from Jacksonville, Florida/USA and Binyamina, Israel recently celebrated Jerusalem Day together. A true opportunity to share Language, Culture & History via Skype. A grandfather in Israel shared his memories…