Monthly Archives: November 2012

Pastiche

by KellyAnn Bonnell, MA According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary a Pastiche is : a literary, artistic, musical, or architectural work that imitates the style of previous work; also : such stylistic imitation. This could be a fan driven creation or it could be an intentional … Continue reading

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Edurealms

Not much to say other than this site is really cool!   Edurealms is another awesome resource you HAVE to check out!  

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The Education Arcade

We recently discovered The Education Arcade and thought it was a resource you might enjoy. Here is what their about page has to say: The Education Arcade explores games that promote learning through authentic and engaging play. TEA’s research and … Continue reading

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A case for Integrated Instruction

by KellyAnn Bonnell, MA In June, the Harvard Business Review published an article All Hail the Generalist, challenging the value of the specialist in our integrated world.           A collection of specialists creates a less flexible … Continue reading

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Edutopia – Kids Like Blues

When I started playing blues songs for my first grade students, I never imagined I was introducing a fantastic launching point for thematic, standards-based teaching. We soon formed The Kids Like Blues Band, and since last March we’ve used blues … Continue reading

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National Novel Writing Month

40,000 words in 30 days. Could your students do it? Could you?   The Office of Letters and Light has a Young Writers program and it’s never to late to start. Check out their educator resources for this year!  They have everything … Continue reading

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