This will be my final drawing post, but not my final drawing. I hope to continue drawing in the future to ensure the right side of my brain gets some time to explore. I feel like choosing drawing for my passion project was a good idea, as I was able to practice my drawing skills […]Read more "Passion Project 12"
My favorite cartoon movie for a while has been How to Train Your Dragon and also the sequel. I took this opportunity to draw one of the main characters: Toothless. He is a fun dragon that loves adventure even with an injured tail. I sketched the photo from a scene in the movie. He looks much […]Read more "Passion Project 10"
Sometimes instructional videos are a better way of presenting information. Videos use creative ways to show demonstrations or processes that are not always possible to do within your own classroom. This blog will focus on compiling a list of resources that contain useful videos that I could use one day. As well as some videos […]Read more "Instructional Videos for the Classroom"
After searching for information regarding copyright, I am going to focus on why it is important for teachers to understand copyright. Teachers often use materials and lesson plan ideas from searching the web. It is important for teachers to understand how to properly credit the original authors for their work. If teachers understand the importance […]Read more "Copyright is Important"
With the help of a friend’s Youtube video I was able to separate the two subjects that are within my blog. I am currently using this blog for both EDCI302 Reader’s Notebook as well as EDCI336 Technology Innovation in Education which includes posts regarding my passion project. I am finding it was a useful addition to […]Read more "Creating Categories for My Blog"
With a focus on twitter, social networking is more prominent in classrooms across Canada today. I was surprised to find so many principles and school administrators with twitter accounts that share personalized learning within their schools. I have begin to search for valuable resources through twitter of different techniques to personalize learning for my future […]Read more "Social Networks in the Classroom"
Day 7- Underwater Creature. I chose a jellyfish as my subject for this topic just because they are interesting. After drawing the pattern for the head of the jelly, it was fun drawing the pattern for the tentacles. Reflection: After completing the 7 day drawing challenge, I have found it easy to pick up a […]Read more "Passion Project- 9"