Posted February 4, 2015
Grade 6 students at Park Manor PS shared their thinking during a Literature Circle discussion. The teacher places a digital recording device at each table to record the discussion, which she can use later for student feedback and instructional next steps. The use of a digital tool to record student talk helps keep the students […]
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Categories: Communication · Digital Citizenship · Exemplary Pedagogy · Learners of Park Manor · Literacy · PlayBook Tablet · Thinking Critically
Posted March 26, 2013
Congratulations!! On behalf of the World Education Games Team we are pleased to present your school with the enclosed Certificate of Distinction for the World Education Games. Your students did really well in Mathletics and as a result your school received one of the highest scores of schools participating from Ontario.
Categories: Collaborating · Exemplary Pedagogy · Math · Numeracy · Websites
Posted February 28, 2013
Students were using their new iPads during Literature Circles (http://resources.curriculum.org/secretariat/circles/files/CirclesGuide.pdf) to build their background knowledge on various topics connected with Global Issues. I am continually amazed how easily students see digital tools as just another learning tool for them to use. As well, they can access the information from the Board Virtual Library in their […]
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Categories: Creating · Exemplary Pedagogy · Language Arts · Literacy · Programs, Applications & Websites · Technology Tools · Thinking Critically
Posted February 12, 2013
Students are using school and personal digital tools in visual arts while drawing a 2D representation of a 3D object. By taking a digital photograph of a 3D object, students are better able to make an accurate drawing and zoom in to see finer details.
Categories: Exemplary Pedagogy · Programs, Applications & Websites · Technology Tools · Visual Arts
Posted December 15, 2011
Create anchor charts with the students on how to do research and the success criteria. Modelled instruction in every subject. Math problem solving Reading strategies Written tasks Visual arts techniques Shared instruction Math problem solving Reading strategies Written tasks Co-constructed anchor charts Developing Learning Goals & Success Criteria Student presentations of projects or assignments in […]
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Categories: Academics · Accelerated Learning Framework · Communication · Computer · Creating · Critical 21st Century Skills · Document Camera · Exemplary Pedagogy · HD Projector · Learning Focus · Literacy · Numeracy · Problem Solving · Subjects · Technology Tools · Thinking Critically
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