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Grade 6 Exhibition

On Wednesday Paris has her Grade 6 International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program Exhibition. I was impressed by the work students put into the show. The night started with a song and dance performance which students had choreographed themselves. Then we were invited to view the displays of student inquiry projects …

Enforced Independence

I have been thinking about ways to create a structure that acts more as support, scaffolding and launching pad than a prison. …

My ETMooc Evaluation of Learning

For the last two months I have been fortunate to participate in ETMooc, an Educational Technology & Media, massive open online course. …

The Mother of Invention

When I first found out that I would be teaching grade 8 Science I was given the binder which had all the …

Group Quiz in Science Class

We did a group quiz last week. You had fifteen minutes to complete your quiz on your own and then were assigned …