Social networking is very popular and sites about any subject or interest can be found. There have been sites created that incorporate social networking and education. These sites allow teachers to integrate social networking into their teaching and lessons. Something teachers need to consider before using social networking is the nine components of digital citizenship. These components were created to help protect students and create a learning environment for technology…Continue
Searching for my district’s acceptable use policy (AUP), I discovered we do not have just one policy. We have policies for electronic mail, the Internet, network connections, and copyright compliance. After speaking to a couple of people in the district for my field experience, I found out there is a policy that is being created for social media. For this discussion, I am going to focus on the Internet policy. The district Internet policy is the same for students as well as…Continue
Added by Rebecca J-L on July 15, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Both Marzano and Bloom have created skills and strategies that impact teachers in how they deliver instruction in their classrooms. They have also helped teachers focus on how to help their students learn the content of their presentations. Information on both processes can be found on the Internet.
Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy and Digital Bloom’s Taxonomy help teachers choose activities that move students from lower order thinking skills to higher order…Continue
Added by Rebecca J-L on July 10, 2013 at 5:50pm — No Comments
In my writing lesson in our “How-to” unit, I think I do a pretty good job at integrating Bloom’s Taxonomy into my lessons, including the highest level of creating. I allow my students to create and plan their own how-to books throughout the unit. They can choose their own topic, plan their book using a draft paper, and create their how-to book using pre-printed pages with only lines. As students create a new book, they are challenged to improve their writing by adding more details and more…Continue
Added by Rebecca J-L on July 9, 2013 at 7:50pm — No Comments
Attached is my Wiki word cloud from Wordle.
Added by Rebecca J-L on July 1, 2013 at 6:06pm — No Comments
Welcome to my blog! I will be using it to comment on assignments for my course.
Added by Rebecca J-L on July 1, 2013 at 5:46pm — No Comments
Here is the link to my blog word cloud from Wordle.
I am learning more and more about blogs from everyone's charts and was excited to experience creating a word cloud.
Added by Rebecca J-L on July 1, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments