Sunday Saloon: Best Links of the Week
Due to the beautiful spring weather I’ve been experiencing lately, I have only a short round-up of links for this week.
First up, from The Nerdy Book Club, here are four quick points to Ignite a Passion for Reading, especially for those hard-to-get students. I absolutely loved Donalyn Miller’s reflection on her whole-class reading time Around the Campfire because she addresses the various learning styles of her students. Along these same lines, Reading Outside the Box gives quick tips to differentiate reading styles for your own children.
Ellie Herman points out why Technology is Not A Magic Bullet from an interesting perspective.
If you’re teaching “the research paper,” Conducting Effective Internet Research by The Two Writing Teachers is a must-read.
Ginger, the PBL guru, writes about the delicate balance between teachers helping or not helping in the classroom.
If you’ve ever wondered how to save children’s lives, check out 3 Things We Can Do To Reach Every Child.