Monthly Archives: March 2017

Day 119 (of 185) the authentic power of PBL programs #canada150 @canada150 @pokemon

Day 119 (of 185) the authentic power of PBL programs My girls play the game of school well in their own unique ways. My oldest one knows how to respond to teachers tasks in a way to achieve high scores. … Continue reading

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Day 118 (of 185) what you probably don’t want to hear in math class

Day 118 (of 185) what you probably don’t want to hear in math class Or maybe you do….if they’re thinking critically in a collaborative learning environment😜

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Day 117 (of 183) creative thinking? How did they think of some instruments?

Day 117 (of 183) creative thinking? How did they think of some instruments? While attending a music festival with my schools grade 7/8 band, my brain asked some interesting questions – why was the French horn designed the way it … Continue reading

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Day 116 (of 185) being the roadie for a bombastic school band (inspired by @theweirdteacher )

Day 116 (of 185) being the roadie for a bombastic school band (inspired by @theweirdteacher ) I love that Doug Robertson likens his role as teacher to that of being a bombastic rock star of a never-ending education funk machine. … Continue reading

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Day 115 (of 185) a reminder to #kickitlikeagirl

Day 115 (of 185) a reminder to #kickitlikeagirl Today I received a couple reminders about assumptions. Mindfully I read (and shared the video) Ferdinand the Bull. A bull that doesn’t do what bulls normally do. Almost 80 years old and … Continue reading

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Day 114 (of 185) exploring new events via volun-told “opportunities”

Day 114 (of 185) exploring new events via volun-told “opportunities” This year our district “got” to host the provincials for BC School Sports Wrestling. I volunteered because someone from our school needed to go and I live closest (though a … Continue reading

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Day 113 (of 185) ‘that time’ between New Years and spring break

Day 113 (of 185) ‘that time’ between New Years and spring break There are a few of us who call each other at ‘this time of year’…..with a warning reminder. It’s a time of toughness that comes with the desire … Continue reading

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