For the Week 7 Blogging Challenge, I asked my students to complete Task #1, to describe a favorite family holiday or celebration. Since we live in the United States (Ohio), we realize that there may be some things that we Continue reading Our Holidays and Celebrations
For this week’s challenge, I gave my students the choice of which task they would like to complete with Emojis. They seemed to enjoy this week’s challenge quite a bit! All did a great job, but here are a few Continue reading Fun with Emojis-Week 6 Challenge
We just finished Week 4 of the Student Blogging Challenge. This week was a Free Choice week and students were able to create a blog post on a topic of their choice. For my Free Choice, I decided to feature Continue reading Student Blog Showcase
Veterans Day is coming soon, and that means it’s time for McDowell students and staff to once again show our support to our local veterans in need. In the last few years, McDowell has been very successful in collecting canned Continue reading Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament!
Greetings from Ohio! Once again, I have entered my class blog in the Student Blogging Challenge. I am excited to connect with other classrooms from around the world. This year, my Advanced Language Arts students are also participating in the Continue reading Meet our Blogging Challenge Participants!
Has it really been 10 years since I first enrolled my class blog in the Student Blogging Challenge? Back then, I was teaching 5th grade Language Arts at Laurelville Elementary. I then taught two years of 5th grade Math at Continue reading Has it really been 10 years?!
Have you ever wondered what other students see when they look out of their classroom window? Students are blogging all over the world and those views are quite different depending on where they live. Jessica has written a nice post Continue reading Student Spotlight Post
My Advanced Language Arts students are participating in the 2014 Student Blogging Challenge. Some students are experienced bloggers while others are giving it a try for the very first time. It’s going to be fun and exciting watching these students Continue reading Blogging Challenge
Although all of my students have their own blog, there are a few students who are up for the Student Blogging Challenge hosted by Edublogs. These students have shown a desire to improve their blogging skills and put in some Continue reading Up for the Challenge!
This week, I would like for you to add the following to your blogs: *A widget to find out where your commenters are coming from. *Create an avatar for your blog *Write a post about “My Place” *Click on the Continue reading Second Blog Challenge