Blog Post #2: Learning Strategy or Procrastination Experiment
Sep21

Blog Post #2: Learning Strategy or Procrastination Experiment

Learning Strategies Presentations Procrastination Presentation Write a blog post outlining your learning strategy experiment.  Your blog post should cover the following information: Summarize your chosen strategy and explain why you picked it or explain your procrastination or multitasking problem and explain why you want to fix it. Explain how you will implement the strategy – be as specific as possible What is your end goal?...

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Learning Task
Sep13

Learning Task

In groups of 4 (created randomly), Choose one idea/concept on learning and dig deeper into the topic.  Do some research into the topic (at least 3 sources). Topics: Retrieval Practice Multitasking Calibration Spaced Practice and Interleaving Learning from Failure Mindsets Pomodoro Technique Dunning Kruger Effect You will share your learning with others on this topic through a technology-enhanced presentation.  It could be auditory,...

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Blog Prompt #1: Technology and 21st Century Learning
Sep11

Blog Prompt #1: Technology and 21st Century Learning

This is the first blog prompt for the class.  Your response should be posted on your site by Wednesday before the start of class. A blog post can by informal but you must always use proper spelling and grammar. Do you feel school is preparing you adequately for your future. Why or why not? How do you personally use technology to learn?  Do classes that use more technology appeal to you? Is it easier for you to learn the content? Does...

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Blog Assignment
Sep11

Blog Assignment

Assignment Description One of the major assignments in this course is to keep a blog.  The first step is to create a blog on the platform of your choice.  Some suggestions: WordPress Blogger Tumblr Please leave a link to your blog in the comment section of this post. You can make it public or private – choose which ever makes you more comfortable.  If you do make it private, please make sure your classmates and I are able to...

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Introduction to Technology in Education
Sep07

Introduction to Technology in Education

      Technology in Education Best Practices World Studies Chemistry US History Grade 9 English Grade 8 Math...

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Google Classroom – Please Join
Sep05

Google Classroom – Please Join

This semester I am going to try Google Classroom as one of our communication tools.    To join the classroom please login in your TDSB gmail account.  To do this from home you need to go to aw.tdsb.on.ca and login with you student ID and password.   Your password was not reset over the summer.   Once logged in, go to Google Apps and choose Google Classroom.  Request to join classroom k75n1h5 If you have any trouble with this process I...

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