Lesson Plan Version 4.0: Networked Learning Revision

Networks are everywhere. They always have been. In this post I will review my lesson plan 1.0 through the lens of networked learning.  In their recent report, Johnston, Becker, Estrada, and Freeman (2014) have analyzed the current and future trends in technology in the classroom, and many of these involve networked learning. The plan as it stands has … More Lesson Plan Version 4.0: Networked Learning Revision

Digital Storytelling and Mozilla Popcorn

Today we were able to play with Mozilla Popcorn, a video and audio remixing tool. Using specialized Creative Commons search tools, we searched for video and audio clips to support our introduction to a chosen educational technology buzzword. Our group – David, Donna, and Lisa – chose the buzzword “digital storytelling,” and searched using Prelinger … More Digital Storytelling and Mozilla Popcorn

Makerfaire-ing Breakfast

Content curation is a novel concept, to me, but I can see how useful it is. A daily digest, created by a student, which gives an overview and, hopefully, valid summary of the day. I have tried to include all the useful links. Monday was my day for content curation. I certainly got an exciting day … More Makerfaire-ing Breakfast

Lesson Plan 1.0

This is not my lesson plan. I mean, it is my lesson plan, but it’s not my lesson plan. However, this lesson plan is of a type that was held up to the teachers in my school as a model lesson plan. I have taught this lesson in this unit. In our school (and this was … More Lesson Plan 1.0