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When Learning is Evident outside the Classroom

One of the joys of teaching is when student learning from one classroom becomes evident in other subjects or classrooms or better still beyond the classroom. 245 more words


Weekly Podcasts Enhance Student Learning

This article provokes me to consider the value of implementing the creation of a weekly podcast/video created on a mobile, as part of Home Learning (Homework). 79 more words

Teaching Ideas


Happy New Year!

New year, new challenges. The game of chess teaches students patience,strategy and perseverance. I love it when they come in eager to play the next day.


What is WorldCat and Why Do We Love It?

“The majority of information lies outside the Internet.”
– Jens Redmer, Director of Google Book Search, quoted at Slippery Brick, January 2007

“What’s on the web is extremely ephemeral. 462 more words


#97 December 6, 2016

There truly is nothing better than seeing some great student art work in the halls of a school!  I love to see what our students are able to create, and I am also appreciative that every student in our school creates art!   40 more words

Gratitude And Positivity

#124 January 2, 2017

A group of teachers from Fiske School went to NY in the fall to observe at a school where some new units of study were being implemented in the area of reading.   91 more words

Gratitude And Positivity

Documentation: Student Portfolios

Happy Christmas break! We are exactly halfway through our holidays and I am already feeling so much more relaxed and re-energized. It has been nice to catch up with friends, family, cleaning and sleep! 494 more words