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Maker Faire Fun!

August 9, 2015
Maker Faire Fun!

What is Maker Faire? We call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth. Maker Faire is part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new! As a celebration of the Maker Movement, it’s a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. Faire gathers together tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, food artisans,...
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Promethean, Smart Boards vs. (Dumb)White Boards!

February 20, 2015
Promethean, Smart Boards vs. (Dumb)White Boards!

Smart Boards I had an opportunity to meet with Carlos of Aim Up about Promethean Boards.  It was exciting to think about all of the possibilities I could add to make learning for my students more engaging with the use of the technology!  Assess to all of the lessons on Promethean Planet and Classflow...
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The Fine Art of a Conversation!

April 15, 2013
The Fine Art of a Conversation!

I have been observing my students as they talk to one another and it reminds my of parallel play.  When 2 children are playing  beside each other but they are both doing their own activity, not really interacting.  My students were talking together but no one was responding.  Each would share what they wanted,...
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Team Building Fun – I want to be a kid again!

October 23, 2010
Team Building Fun – I want to be a kid again!

Team Building Fun Thursday we took the class to the Howell Nature Center to participate in team building activities.   What a great day! The instructor, Chad, was knowledgeable and friendly with the students.  He led the students through a variety of activities where working together was the only way everyone would succeed.  The carpet...
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Passing on Emily’s Legacy of Making a Difference in the Lives of Others!

October 3, 2010
Passing on Emily’s Legacy of Making a Difference in the Lives of Others!

Yesterday was a blue day.  Not only was it cold and rainy, but I went to a funeral service for a bright, engaging 22 year old named Emily Lloyd.  What a sad, sad day In a crowded church of over 900 people, listening to her friends from her sorority sing “Sister, oh sister!” with...
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