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RD Program Lesson 4 – Group B

The following is a reflection on Lesson 4 of the RD Program that I have started in a Grade 4 classroom at my school. Read more about the program here, as well as my reflections on each lesson: Getting Started Lesson 1 Lesson 2 Lesson 3 The purpose of Lesson 4 is to build hope for… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 4 – Group B

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RD Program Lesson 1 – Group A

Today marked the beginning of the Respecting Diversity Program in one my school’s Kindergarten classes. I will be working in collaboration with the classroom teacher, who is also learning about the program and who was interested in trying it out with her students. Although I am already halfway through the program with Group B (a Grade 4 class), this group… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 1 – Group A

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RD Program Lesson 3 – Group B

The following is a reflection on Lesson 3 of the RD Program that I have started in a Grade 4 classroom at my school. Read more about the program here, as well as my reflections on each lesson: Getting Started Lesson 1 Lesson 2 While Lesson 2 involves students self-reflecting and identifying their own strengths, challenges, and… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 3 – Group B

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RD Program Lesson 2 – Group B

The following is a reflection on Lesson 2 of the RD Program that I have started in a Grade 4 classroom at my school. Read more about the program here, as well as my reflection on Lesson 1 here. The purpose of Lesson 2 is for students to learn more about their intelligences profile by… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 2 – Group B

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RD Program Lesson 1 – Group B

Yesterday marked the beginning of the RD Program I talked about in my last post. As mentioned, I will be running the program with two different classes, Group A (kindergarten) and Group B (Grade 4). Yesterday I started with Group B. In preparation, and to get students thinking before the lesson, I put up some posters about multiple intelligences… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 1 – Group B

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Change Your Aim

I love finding inspirational educators to learn from,  especially ones that put a fun and memorable spin on the messages they are sharing; little catch phrases, analogies or visuals that help me to better store their ideas in my head for easy retrieval later! Shelley Moore is one of those people, and a homegrown Canadian one to… Continue reading Change Your Aim

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Making Meaning Through Pop Culture

When PLNs collide!!!! My ideas for this week’s #IMMOOC blog prompt are very much in line with those I had for the #edublogsclub prompt, so it makes sense to cover them both in the same post. #IMMOOC Blog Prompt: Innovation is defined as a way of thinking that creates something new and better. What are some examples that you consider innovative?  How… Continue reading Making Meaning Through Pop Culture