My new learnings from today were recognizing the importance of creating and implementing deep learning tasks with students as this allows them to continue to develop ownership of their learning in a meaningful way. In addition, these meetings have continue to demonstrate the importance of using digital tools within the classroom for student engagement and understanding. My next steps are that, I need to continue to develop assessment tools that are reflective of concepts that students have…See More
"At today’s session we had a lot of new learnings with regards to the continuum of Fractions from Kindergarten to Grade 6. It was valuable information with regards to how to take students from concrete to abstract representations. I…"
"After listening to a recording of myself during a minds-on math lesson, I have recognized that despite my efforts, I need to continue to practice using various math talk moves. I need to continue to recognize the value there is on taking a step back…"
"New Learnings Today:
the importance of using technology to document the entire process of students learning from start to finish as it demonstrates various areas of the curriculum they have achieved.
the use of Padlet to create a quiet yet…"
My new learnings today are that I am feeling more comfortable with the concept of blogging and how I can incorporate this into my classroom. I have a better understanding of the SAMR model and recognize that I am implementing some of these concepts into my classroom already (e.g. Google Docs/Classroom).My wonderings are about assisting students in creating personal blogs and how to become digital citizens. My next steps are to begin to use my classroom blog with my students so they become…See More
By establishing new learning partnerships with our students focused on student inquiry, and the meaningful application of assessment for, as and of learning, our project aims to improve student learning in K-6 Numeracy, while at the same time leveraging the power of digital tools like the use of iPads and blogging to improve student outcomes in the areas of 6C's and P (creativity, communication, collaboration, critical thinking, citizenship, character, and problem solving).Throughout our…See More