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eek....it's the end of the summer holidays!

So that’s it, the summer holidays are almost over, my daughters old school goes back next week and we truly begin our home education journey… and we couldn’t be more excited. 519 more words


Friday Favorites! My 5 Favorite Things this Week

Number 5:
I saw this quote of David Foster Wallace on Facebook and it really made me think: there are so many people who elect not to vote as they say it doesn’t matter. 338 more words


8 Apps for Literacy

There are so many great applications and websites to use for English Language Arts that can support various aspects of literacy.  Please let me know if you need any help or have any questions trying one of these apps or programs in your class. 184 more words


Shakespeare Summer Club: Projects Week Three

  • Writing each individual act 

Each child had his/ her script written with parts highlighted for each character and enough copied for every person.  I am hoping to provide you all a PDF of the whole play script, in case you wanted to see exactly how five such different acts could possibl;e form a fairly seamless play.   548 more words


An #CAISCT Invitation to Join our Sate-Wide #PBL History of Connecticut's UGRR

Join CAIS Colleagues in this Project-Based Learning endeavor to investigate the specific members of the Charter Oak Society, which was Connecticut’s leading Anti-Slavery Society in the 1830s. 350 more words

Project Based Learning

Changing My Lesson for PBS

“Contextualizing instruction in project-based science involves utilizing students’ prior knowledge and everyday experiences as a catalyst for understanding challenging science concepts. (Rivet, A.)

PBS Unit Changes Based on Evidence… 692 more words

EDU 6978: Reflective Blog Post

As a science teacher, the intro to STEM education post has given me many tools to succeed in applying STEM education into my classroom. Coming from my internship experience, I had some idea of how project based learning worked, but this course gave me a greater understanding of the reasoning behind project based learning and the importance and application in the classroom. 577 more words