Power of a Film Quote

I wasn’t intending to blog on this topic, but a rousing Twitter chat (#caedchat moderated by @davidtedu) broke out on a Sunday evening and wow . . . Movies.  Film.   We’ve talked about trailers and condensing story and using those powerful elements Continue reading Power of a Film Quote

Buckets of Thinking: Student Design & Storytelling Kits

Last year I started something novel for me as a high school teacher, but somewhat ho-hum for the elementary teaching ranks: school supplies. I requested each student acquire a personal design kit, a collection of tools that would prove useful to Continue reading Buckets of Thinking: Student Design & Storytelling Kits

Wicked Decent Learning: Learning From a Box

Boxes are great.  They hold things very well. They protect things very well, as well. They keep things hidden and easily stored. They provide structure where there is none and create order where it is needed. Watch this short film. Continue reading Wicked Decent Learning: Learning From a Box