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Friday, March 2, 2012 8:45 AM

Digital Class

We have entered the time where most books are downloadable from the Internet.  How would you feel about a digital classroom?  In other words, you would have an iPad or a tablet, the literature book or selections would be downloaded on to it, and we would use it instead of the big book you carry around.  What are some positives and negatives to this type of learning?

Posted By Tracy Kinney at 8:45 AM
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Thursday, February 2, 2012 11:46 AM

Technology in the Classroom

I love using technology in the classroom.  However, sometimes I get stuck in the power point or video mode.  What are some cool ways we could incorporate more technology in this class?  I am looking for serious ideas here.  Feel free to include any apps you find that we could use on the iPad.  Use the Internet or your own experience to find cool ideas for incorporating technology in the classroom.

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Monday, November 28, 2011 10:04 AM

Before I Graduate

What are the top 5 things you want to accomplish before you graduate high school?

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Tuesday, November 1, 2011 2:33 PM

1st Period Blog--Jabez vs. Macbeth

Discuss what you learned from comparing/contrasting Jabez with Macbeth.  In other words, what lesson did you take from these two characters?  Think critically on this one.

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Tuesday, November 1, 2011 2:33 PM

5th/6th Period Blogs-Macbeth

Predict what will happen to Macbeth.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2011 11:26 AM

Facebook Page

What did you think about the facebook page project?  Is this something you would like to do more of?

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Wednesday, August 31, 2011 12:03 PM

Canterbury Tales

We have been studying Canterbury Tales.  Based on the character descriptions in "The Prologue," which character would you consider to be most trustworthy?  Which one would be least trustworthy?  Explain your answer.

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Monday, August 22, 2011 10:40 AM

Heroes

We are studying Homer's The Iliad this week.  Who is the better hero...Hector or Achilles?  Why?

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