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Piano Slam is Coming!

And you thought Santa Claus coming to town was exciting! We have been super busy with @PianoSlam this year as we are now a LIVE SCHOOL! The teachers have attended some amazing workshops, and now the students are receiving workshops on writing poetry here in school. The poems are due to me by the 10th … Continue reading

Spook-tacular Podcast Episode!

Episode 209 is now up! A mega-special double episode of 20 scary amazing tales written by my students. Please check it out here: https://soundcloud.com/paperfreeclass/episode-209 or subscribe on your favorite podcast platform. Let’s hope the survey works. It seems we missed Story #6 somehow.

SAMR Model for Technology in the Classroom

This was all I could think of when we were talking about the SAMR Model in a workshop recently. This is why I make online publishing a big part of my class.

The Giver Games!

We haven’t had an update in a while! Sorry, I have been busy running the JFK website and the JFK BEAT Website. First things first, check out the Giver Games – while you’re at it, browse the rest of the BEAT website 🙂 Now, down to student business – next week, we will be having … Continue reading

Let’s Get Anchored!

Greetings, students! We are going to dive head-first into essay writing. You will be responsible for planning, writing, and submitting your essay in two ways. You will maintain a writing portfolio (class folder) and submit essays to Edmodo and via Classzone Essay Smart. To achieve a high score, you must plan your essay, have focus, … Continue reading