Category Archives: Course 3

Final Project Course 3 – Creating a Teaching Tool

To benefit my students, I decided to choose option 1, modifying/creating a presentation, for my end of unit assignment.  Using google slides I have developed a teaching resource, rather than a ‘presentation’, that will form the basis of a unit. … Continue reading

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An Alternative to Articles – Infographics

As I have been planning units for my various classes and grade levels, this third course has made me conscious about not only trying to use a variety of media to enhance the skill / concept being taught, but also … Continue reading

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Storytelling – Interpreting and Creating.

Most of my students I would say are tech savvy and are familiar with all the remashes, remixes etc, however I do still wonder, how good they are at actually interpreting the visual media they are bombarded with everyday.  Plus, … Continue reading

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Presentation Can Only Get Better!

It is only very recently that I have started putting any of my work on google slides to present lessons to my students.  I generally use google docs, plus notebook for my smartboard. Therefore, the idea I am sharing today … Continue reading

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Use of Visuals in the Classroom

I find I use visuals in my class for many purposes as they are a powerful way for my students to build, retain and retrieve information from their memory.  The visuals can be both predetermined and ‘in the moment’.   An … Continue reading

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