Almost Done #learningproject

So things have been going pretty smoothly with my #learningproject as far as Duolingo is concerned. I have a 24-day streak going and that is almost as long as the one I had going prior to reading week. So that’s the positive coming out of this post. Unfortneylt I have been having trouble setting up…

Why Code?

Everybody in this country should learn to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.” – Steve Jobs I am a huge advocate of coding! I think there are so many different skills that students learn when they are coding. While there are many curriculum connections that can be made from coding, I think the most…

Stranger Danger

So as I write this blog post today I am in the process of setting up an account and awaiting responses to try and connect with someone who speaks French. This was a much more difficult process than I had initially expected. It is similar to what I imagine setting up an online dating profile…

Treaty Land Experience Reflection

So for this week’s blog post, I have decided to reflect on my experience in Fort Qu’Appelle this past weekend. The day did not start out so well, as the weather was quite nasty and I was not looking forward to the drive out. In all honesty, I thought the trip was going to be cancelled when I woke…

Kaizena Web App Review

So for this week’s blog, I have chosen to look at and review something called Kaizena. This is a completely brand new tool to me and one that I have never even heard of prior to looking at the list. While I was going through the list of options for this review I knew that I…

Cultural Appropriation

Cultural appropriation is a topic that seems to get lots of media attention at certain times and then it seems to go away until next year. Halloween is a time where the issue of cultural appropriation seems to come to light. The other time where it seems to receive attention is around festival season in the…

Land Acknowledgement Part Two

For today’s blog post I am going to go in a little different direction than what the group had provided. Not to be disrespectful, but I found a more personal connection and a story with the direction that I hope to take this blog post. This is also going to be a slight continuation of an…