Tree-Dwelling Octopuses Prompt Media Literacy Discussion

What do the concepts of biology, media literacy, and April Fool’s Day have in common? Potentially… quite a bit, in fact.  Actually, it seems cephalopods of all sorts have been getting my attention as of late. Today’s lesson in Principles… Continue Reading

How might technology provide a scaffold into poetry?

I am such a sucker for anything that even slightly tickles the visual and verbal parts of my brain simultaneously. To start, I love this lesson plan that deals with defining poetry. I would love to take part in a… Continue Reading

Give Slideshare a Chance to Transform

What is Slideshare? OK, allow me to say in advance: this tool has far more potential than you will even realize at first. Give this one a chance: Here is an example of what this can embed directly into… Continue Reading