A picture is worth a thousand words. Many of us (and our students) are visual learners. What better way to ask students to show what they are learning or creating, than with pictures? Pinterest can be a great tool, not just for lesson planning or classroom decor ideas (or great recipes to try on the … Continue reading Are you a visual learner? Pinterest can help.
International travel is something that in the last several years has become more accessible and more common, especially among young people. I know my parents never left the US (until I got married abroad), but all the family members of my generation have left the US for travel, at least once. So when planning projects for … Continue reading Let Students Plan their Adventures
Students are so different, and excel in very different areas. One thing I enjoy immensely is designing new and different projects that are not the “same old same old”, because it allows students who don’t traditionally do well, to shine. One of these projects that I created was a news show that students had to … Continue reading Geography: News Show