At my Working Draft blog over at MiddleWeb, I wrote about our work in the classroom with light-themed illuminated poetry and paper circuitry.
I invite you to read my observations of my students working with circuits and writing. It was pretty interesting.
Peace (in the notebook hack),
Frindle: Words from Mr. Hodgson on Vimeo.
My latest blog post over at MiddleWeb was sparked by some recent discussions and work around the bound dictionary. Come take a read and leave a comment about your thoughts of where/how the dictionary still has a place in the lives of modern learners.
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Peace (among the pages),
My latest post for my blog at MiddleWeb is a series of notes to writers of articles in Educational Leadership journal, which focused on the craft and teaching of writing this month. I used ThingLink to compose my responses.
Peace (in the writing),
My latest post for my blog at Middleweb is about using video as text for discussions around ethics and philosophy. I share a wonderful resource with curated movie clips.
Come check it out.
Peace (in the visual),
My latest post over at Middleweb is about using a Dr. Seuss story for allegory and a history/current events discussion about echoes of the Cold War infecting the world today.
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Peace (in the sharing),
My latest blog post over at Middleweb is a consideration of danah boyd’s It’s Complicated book, which is a must-read for parents and teachers. In my post, I consider a few take-away ideas from boyd’s research and observations of teenagers and social media.
Check out my Working Draft post
Peace (in understanding today’s kids),
I have a new post up over at my blog at Middleweb, in which I talk about teachers sharing their “technology autobiographies.” I share mine (it has to do with email and butterflies) and I invite you to share yours, too.
Check out Working Draft at Middleweb
Peace (in the web ),
I have a new post up over at my Middleweb blog that comes from Digital Learning Day, in which I surveyed my students about their digital lives and then used Voicethread to narrate what I noticed. I invite you to add your thoughts, too.
Peace (in the observation tower),
My latest blog post over at Middleweb (which got a nifty new design overhaul and looks great) is about an annotated writing resource that my state of Massachusetts put out around looking at student writing. It’s very handy and well-done.
Check it out
Peace (in the notes),
I wrote over at by blog over at Middleweb about why we were doing programming and coding in our writing class. What do you think of my justification?
Read Why We’re Learning about Coding in Writing Class
Peace (in the code),