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How To Add A 2014 Student Blogging Challenge Badge To Your WordPress Blog

student blogging challengeLike this badge? Now that you’ve signed up for the 2014 Student Blogging Challenge you’re entitled (not obligated) to post this beautiful badge in your sidebar.

Mrs. W. has already provided the  badge and general  instructions  but you can also follow these instructions below:

1. Go to your dashboard, then appearances and widgets.

2. Drag a text widget into your sidebar. Continue reading

Start Talking | Edublog Challenge 2

 This week our Edublog challenge is to talk  with other students.

Two ways to do this are:

1. Leave comments on other blogs.

2. Blog about other blogs.

Just to get you started, here’s a list of 11 year old bloggers from around the world.

Green = blogs we have visited so far Continue reading

Sylvain Rivard In Our Classroom

(Article transferred from ExpressionArts St-Lawrence)

On January 19th, 2010, a special guest came in our class. His name is Sylvain Rivard and he works for ArtsSmarts. He is an Amerindian (Native American). He taught us about art and he surprised me by all the new stuff he Continue reading

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The Sweater | Sheldon Cohen (1980)

Nightmare At School (Catherine Arcand, 2007) | Response to video

Catherine Arcands’s film Nightmare at School is about elementary students’ fears as they approach secondary school.
Surrealism is a style or movement in which various real objects are combined in a fantastical (or even magical) way.
Discuss some of the fears shown in the film and the surrealistic ways in which they are portrayed.


Writing Prompts For Student Bloggers

How To WRITE A Family Recipe Post

How To WRITE An Interview Post