Cover of Charlie Wilson’s War (Widescreen) Who was Charles Nesbitt Wilson? Objectives: Understand what is meant by: “Charles Wilson’s efforts and exploits helped repel an
Month: February 2010
Living faster, digital natives
Food for thought Take a look at these videos on how the digital revolution is changing our lives. At home and in schools. Many teachers
Changing Britain’s “first past the post” voting system.
Objectives: Investigating and learning more about the British electoral system The first past the post system is often called unfair. Is it because it makes
Sarah Palin: Tea Party Convention Speech
Watch 3 parts of Sarah Palin’s speech to the Tea Party Convention in Nashville, (you have to see part 1 and 5) TN and write
Presenting at ICT teacher conference
Image via CrunchBase On February 3rd. I was fortunate to be able to both attend and participate at a large ICT conference for teachers in
Collaborating and learning
Teaching methods: The whole class collaborating and working together as a group. The students reflections can be found on links below. Goals: Learning the material,
Derek Sivers: Weird, or just different?
TED Talks “There’s a flip side to everything,” the saying goes, and in 2 minutes, Derek Sivers shows this is true in a few ways