Grade 2 Liquids and Solids Unit

Here is the unit outline I made for grade 2 Science Outcomes LS 2.1 and 2.2. This is the link to the original google doc that I created this unit in. I much prefer this formatting! Lots of the learning activities in this unit have recording sheets that go with them.. I didn't include these... Continue Reading →


Contribution to other’s learning

One of the things that I loved most about this class was the supportive atmosphere. I liked that classmates were always helping each other and checking on each other's progress. When other people commented on my blog posts, or replied to my tweets, it made me feel like I wasn't just making posts that would... Continue Reading →

Wrapping up the magical cooking

I had so much fun baking things from the Harry Potter series. I was sooooo amazed at how much information is on the internet about this topic! Here are a few sites that I found that had lots of learning opportunities on this topic: pop sugar community table good to know Learning from the... Continue Reading →



Today I made chocolate frogs and they were so so soooooo cool. I am so happy with how they turned out. Before starting this project, I ordered chocolate frog molds off of Amazon and waited for them to arrive. This is an alternative  set of Harry Potter chocolate molds that looks so so cool and... Continue Reading →


Pumpkin Juice

Today, I tried to recreate pumpkin juice and I would consider it a success! This is the recipe that I used: Ingredients 4 liters apple cider (apple juice works fine too) 1 small (15 oz) can pumpkin puree 1/2 c. sugar 2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice 2 tsp. vanilla Instructions Combine all ingredients in... Continue Reading →


Summary of Learning

For my summary of learning, I used a combination of Tellagami  and iMovie.  Both of these tools are very user friendly and easy to use! The only downside of using these tools is that you need to have a Mac or other apple product. I made my video on my iPad and had no trouble... Continue Reading →


Social Activism Online

Questions: Can online social activism be meaningful and worthwhile? Is it possible to have productive conversations about social justice online? Answers: Yes and Yes. (This article gives a good background explanation of online social activism and how it is used.) Online social activism can be meaningful and worthwhile. I believe that using online spaces as... Continue Reading →


I Can’t Code but I Hope My Students Can

Ok. Coding. SO SO FRUSTRATING!!!! Today I tried to code a Scratch project. Needless to say, I wasn't very successful. The worst part of it is, is that I don't know where I went wrong. I followed the tutorial exactly and my script looked just like the example's but mine did not work. Here is... Continue Reading →


Online Shaming

This week I watched The Sextortion of Amanda Todd and Monica Lewinsky's TED talk, The Price of Shame.   In both cases, I think that the internet played an integral part in the public shaming that they endured. The internet made it a possibility for their shaming to be spread around the world. Before the internet age,... Continue Reading →


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