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The 15-Minute Media Literacy Lesson

Consultant Frank Baker often hears teachers and media specialists raise concerns about the time it takes to facilitate a visual or media literacy …

Teaching

A List of 8 Learning Reflections That Promote Critical Thinking

The use of learning reflections in a classroom is a powerful practice for any modern learner. Students are usually frank and honest in their …

Pedagogy

Media Literacy: How To Close Read Infographics

Increasingly information is being conveyed in visual terms, and the flashy graphics can both clarify and mislead. Media literacy expert Frank Baker …

Infographics

2017 August Writing Institute – Advance Group with Hannah Kolbo

My 2nd Advanced Group at the August Writing Institute was entitled <i>Making, Finding, and Tapping the Power of Mentor Text (3-6)</i> given by Hannah. I knew …

Mentor Texts: Writing Workshop Fundamentals

Today, in writing workshop, we intentionally teach students how to write by using authors as our co-teachers. As teachers, we write for and with our …

Meditate in the a.m.? Here’s why you should do it in a group

The pros of a daily morning meditation are vast (hello serious focus and productivity, goodbye stress). But getting into a Zen place when your warm …

Meditation

5 Fundamental Core and Abdominal Exercises for Beginners

<b>If you’re newer to training or getting back into shape, I’m sure you’ve heard about core training.</b> Perhaps you’ve heard about it in magazines or …