Category Archives: Learning

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Thinking About Learning Differently- Talking to Strangers

Our third graders are learning about different communities.They have spoken via Skype with classes from a suburb of Los Angeles, CA , an rural community in Missouri and a city,…

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Bloom’s Taxonomy and iPad Apps

LearningToday shares with everyone two beautiful posters, that help us remember Bloom’s Taxonomy: the Blooming Butterfly and the Blooming Orange. How do we connect the Bloom’s Taxonomy with the iPad?…

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Upgrade your KWL Chart to the 21st Century

One of the take aways from the Curriculum Mapping Institute this past week was that it brought an upgrade to THE trusted KWL (Know, What to Know and Learned) Chart…

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Reflect…Reflecting…Reflection..

In the School Library Monthly  a post titled I.Need.Reflection caught my attention. You can read: I’m acutely aware that I’m flooded with input without having the time to arrange that…

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A Timeline: Tool Set – Skill Set – Mind Set

In my previous post titled Enhancement-Automating-Transforming-Informating, I described the fusion (in my mind) of the SAMR model with Alan November’s concept of Automating vs. Informating to transform teaching and learning….