The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

I am looking for ways to connect my grade 6 class with 'the world' or just another class outside our community. Whether it is sharing our writing through our classroom wiki with another class, or . . . I am quite open to suggestions.  In Social Studies we are studying Canada's role in the world and the importance of trade.

Views: 11

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

My sixth grade students are not studying that concept at the moment, though they will. I would be pleased to connect with your class is in some manner. We Skype (wikistange), Google Doc, wikispace, email, VoiceThread, and whatever you might suggest. Please contact me if you are interested in developing something.

 

Sunningdale School

Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan

Deanna,

 

We're a little bit younger than you, a class of fourth graders, but we also are interested in connecting with other classes.  As Alan mentioned, VoiceThread, Google Docs are great ways.  We also keep a class blog and have an "e-meet" section where we get to know other classes and write back and forth.

You're more than welcome to check it out, write to us, or let me know what your thoughts are. :)

 

Shawn Avery

Dennett Elementary

Plympton, Massachusetts

RSS

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

David Chiles posted a status
"It is proper Netiquette to filter online account feeds. Consume good information. http://www.NetworkEtiquette.net"
yesterday
Norma-Jean Nielsen liked Michel Boustani's blog post Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education system
Tuesday
Dinah56pdd posted blog posts
Tuesday
Carolyn Dianne Williams and Michel Boustani are now friends
Mar 22
Carolyn Dianne Williams left a comment for Michel Boustani
"Thank you Michel. I am very interested in this site. I do not know how much I can share of our Australian Education Standards and Curriculum but I am sure professional development options will arise sometime.  Looking forward to chatting from…"
Mar 22
Darla Nicole Zooberg updated their profile
Mar 22
Darla Nicole Zooberg posted a blog post

Academic Rigor

Academic rigor plays a vital role in providing our students with the highest quality of education. The following Prezi was designed as a reference for strategies that promote effective research-based instructional strategies based upon Robert Marzano's "Nine Instructional Strategies for Effective Teaching and Learning". How can you incorporate these strategies in your classroom to support student learning needs and improve student achievement? The following link can be used to access my Prezi:…See More
Mar 22
Michel Boustani posted a blog post

Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education system

Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education systemWith Finland radically reforming the way its children are taught, Richard Garner visits Helsinki to find out if the teachers approveOriginal paper link:…See More
Mar 22

Awards And Nominations

© 2015   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service