Connecting Students Through Blogging – 10 Tips

Welcome to the first blog post in a new series called Teaching in A Connected Classroom (cross-posted for Eduro Learning) A great way to start connecting your students to each other and to others outside the classroom at the start of a new year is to begin blogging....

Welcome to Summer School Session 1

Welcome to Room 207 for Summer School Session 1 We’ll be using this blog to help us get to website links that we will be using and to show and share our work during this first summer school session Our weekly newsletter will be posted here so that we can save...

Farewell and Safe Travels

It has been an absolute pleasure to have spent the last year with these crazy, funny, great 3rd Graders! If you haven’t seen them already, please ask your child at some stage for their flashdrive. (it’s in their headphones bag) On the flashdrive is...

Our Poem Anthology

Today we all created a Google Presentation as a Poem Anthology. The Poem Anthology Presentations are due on Thursday morning, 6 June, 2013. Your Poem Anthology must contain your OWN original poetry and must include one (1) example of each of the following: A poem that...

Social Studies Unit Wrap Up

Dear Parents Our last Social Studies unit for the year, MarketPlace – Is it Fair, has been a huge success.  The class economy was a hit and now it is time to wrap it all up. To end this unit, we will be having a giant auction on Wednesday, June 5th during our...

MarketPlace #3 – Entrepreneurs Galore!

MarketPlace #3 was another hit – this time with 2nd Graders! Enjoy the slideshow! MarketPlace #3 on PhotoPeach More photos of MarketPlace #3 can be found by clicking...

Psssst! Pass It On!

Parents! Please keep Thursday, 6th June 2013 free (between 9:45 – 10:45am) We have something really special planned for you! We hope you can make it! Pssst!  Pass it...

Success! MarketPlace #2

Congratulations Room 207 on a very successful MarketPlace #2! Your stores were a hit!  Your QR Code ads made you famous! I’m looking forward to reading your reflections about this Marketplace on your blogs! Ready for MarketPlace #2 on PhotoPeach Open for...

Roll of the Dice Collaborative Poem

Everyone contributes one line to the class poem A roll of the die determines what has to be included in everyone’s line Here’s what we rolled ….. each line for the poem must include ….. a superhero must start with “I wish …. “...

Words Are Your Paint

It’s time ……. It’s begun ………  Ms H’s favourite writing unit!! P O E T R Y Today Ms H handed everyone their very own Journal – with handmade covers! These Journals will be our Poetry Journals for this unit and then...