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Padlet, versatile and simple.

I have been using Padlet a lot recently.  What I like about it, is its versatility and simplicity.  For anyone who hasn’t used it before, Padlet is a digital canvas which works like a piece of blank paper where you can post text, links and upload images, video, audio, documents… 953 more words


Writing Workshop Series: What is a Mini-Lesson?

If you’ve been following this blog series you should have a great start on how to launch your writing workshop.  However, you may be thinking, … 439 more words

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5 ways to use "Wheel Decide"


I first heard about Wheel Decide in a blog post on eltplanning.com.  A free online spinner tool that allows you to create your own digital wheels or use one of the many wheels which have already been created.   711 more words


An Electrifying Experience for Floyd MS Students

 Several weeks ago, a couple of members from the Digital Transformation Team (a subset of the Digital and Multimedia Learning Department) had the opportunity to visit… 849 more words


Lesson idea: retelling a story in groups

Here’s a great group task for retelling a story. I came across it during the British Council summer school here in Bangkok. My teen group were doing activities based on the movie ‘ 265 more words


Speed Dating Discussion

Discussions are the cornerstone of my teaching style.  However, as much as students love having an open forum to share their thoughts, there are only so many “open discussions” we can have before the format gets bored and redundant.   573 more words

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