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ISTE Poster Session
Projects to Replicate
Images of Meetings
Who is Blogging?
Projects We're Involved In
New Collaborative Video!!
Dancing Around the World!
Poetry Month Resources
Lisa Parisi's Poetry Wiki
School Poetry Site
Donna Roman's favorite Austin Kleon's Blackout Poetry
Several of us are starting our Genius Hour for this year!
Here is a
with genius hour resources.
New Read Aloud for April!
We're so excited to begin reading
The Tale of Despereaux
, by Kate DiCamillo for our final Global Book Discussion of the year.
Week of April 28th:
Book 1: pages 9-82
Week of May 5th: Book 2: pages 83-122
Week of May 12th: Book 3: pages 123-172
Week of May 19th: Book 4: pages 173-end
Interested in joining us? Please check with @donnaroman or @lparisi for the Edmodo code
Quaddblogging for May 2014
Our second round of quadblogging will start in May. Interested? contact @lparisi
Ideas we're talking about
Open World Cause
Operation Yes, by Sara Lewis Holmes
Chinese New Year
Celebration for Wen Ya school in Taiwan for winning the Global Education Award.
GOOGLE DOC to sign up for GRA and Quadblogging
Hour of Code
We all participated. How about you?
We shared our experiences on kidblog.
Collaborative Book Discussion Read-Aloud Second Semester
Starting the end of January, 2014
Classes commit to reading the book on the same schedule. Students use Edmodo to engage in conversation and to respond to the questions posted by participating teachers/students. Some
for questions and connections.
Schedule for Reading: Please note all questions will be posted in Edmodo.
Week 1: By January 17th - page 3 - 50
First Structure Question Posted January 13th
Week 2: By January 24th - page 51 - 127
Second Structure Question Posted January 20th
Week 3: By January 31st - page 128 - 170
Third Structure Question Posted January 27th
Week 4: By February 7th - page 171 - 224
Fourth Structure Question Posted February 3rd
Week 5: By February 14th - page 224 - end (including epilogue and Author Notes)
Last Structure Question Posted February 10th
with Kidblog (In Progress)
Starting end of January, 2014
Groups of 4 writers commit to working together weekly. Each week one student's writing is highlighted and the other members comment.
More info about quadblogging here.
Making Sense of the World
Projected start December
Contact people Lisa Parisi and Donna Román
Cultural and physical location comparison
Hero in the Mirror
Students write about a hero
‘Everyday hero’ visits on Skype and in classroom, recoded for site when possible
Culmination is to have kids find the hero in themselves
Looking for any and all participants in whatever capacity
Contact Donna Román
First Semester Global Read Aloud (finished)
Always open to new participants.
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