Listening, speaking, reading and writing = language and literacy. I have been teaching English language learners for a little over a year now. It was a big change from teaching older native speakers English and social studies. I teach lots of speaking, reading and writing, but I have been neglecting to teach listening as a skill.… Read more The Skill of Listening, Happy Earth Day, and Day 22 #AprilBlogADay
I’m excited that I got up early this morning for the #geniushour chat. It used to be at a convenient time when I lived in North America. Now I’m living in the Middle East, and so I have to get up by 5:00 a.m. on a Friday, which is a weekend day here. Not so… Read more The Ultimate in Differentiation: Genius Hour
Updated 26 January 2019 Wow, who would have thought that I would go back to 2011–to one of my first blog posts–and update it today, almost 8 years later? Yesterday’s ‘assignment’ for the #Blogging28 Challenge was to update an old post, something I had not really tried previously. I looked at a few posts and couldn’t… Read more Thanks, eltpics!