January 22, 2013
Setting up wikispaces for a classroom
o Set up group notes
Project outline - incorporate UNICEF, Free the Children, Red cross, etc.
o Mad libs - great way to teach grammar
o Dolch words - common sight words, mostly in the primary grades
Ideal grade groups
o How does writing assessment and evaluation fit into the description of your grade's
Language Arts program? How does digital technology fit in here? Plus, where do you see the
topics from this week weave into your program?
Mini reading recovery
Weekly writing activity - assess based on what they write; if ch