This is true. I've shown some of my older students how to do specific searches, and they're learning about things they care about, creating Google slides, and sharing w/me #fledchat (during "free time")
Q4: Working as a team is often unavoidable. Learning how to do so is important as a building block for life and it helps build community. What tools and/or scenarios have you used in your classroom to encourage teamwork? #FLEdChat
We have it ... just the audio though ... he is working on a Biographic rap on Andrew Jackson ...while another does one for Nat Turner ... they were running low on motivation so I set up a rap battle #fledchat
A4: I use the "Ask 3 before me" to encourage Ss to support each other. They start to realize they know more than they expected. It definitely builds community. I love to hear "Ask Jamie, she helped me with that yesterday."
A5. I want to travel to Morocco. I have made teacher friends there and would love to experience the culture. I also want to travel to the Provence region of France after reading the Peter Mayle books about it. #FLedChat
Q6: Humanity: human beings collectively. What is one thing you have in common with a student in your classroom or within your reach? How has that connection helped build community? #FLEdChat#forthegreatergood
A6: Socioeconomic backgrounds. I grew up on the lower end and worked to get through college. Helps my students realize they can do it as well. (But only if its their passion, I try not to push the college or nothing message.) #FLedChat