Examples of our Blogs in Action

It’s the first time I’ve been able to coordinate the launch of non-password protected blogs to a school and I’ve been thrilled with the first couple of weeks and how the teachers and students have reacted and interacted on them. So far this year we have: Grade 3: http://g3iss.weebly.com Under the …

The Many Faces of PoissonRouge.Com

Edit in 2019: This was posted waaay back in 2011 when poissonrouge was FREE. It’s not any more 🙁 It’s a challenge to integrate technology into a 5 year old student’s school day. First of all time and patience is needed to actually learn how to use the mouse/keyboard/trackpad. Which …

Tagxedo, Wordle and Worditout of ADE Reflections

Just a quick experiment with Tagxedo, Wordle and Worditout. I copied and pasted all the ADE reflections from Steve Katz’s blog and chucked them in to see what I got! Of course, I went corny with Tagxedo as it gives you the option of choosing an image shape. Lo and behold …

SwitchZoo with Grade 1

This has been a draft for a few months now and just getting around to publishing it today! Sigh! ——————————————————————- It’s easy does it with Grade 1 this year. In our school, Kindergarten Year has no time allotted to technology use and apart from the usage of iPod Touches the …

Avatars

I try my best to stay relevant to what the students may be experiencing in their “normal, outside” world they live in. This involves me trying to watch all the movies (I was going to put the word “stuff” in there, but it’s my New Year’s Resolution not to say that word …