Archive for November, 2009

BBC Memory Share

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 Posted in web 2.0 tools | No Comments »

The BBC MemoryShare is an interesting concept, though I'm disappointed that so many of the memories shared are brief.  In historical research (I was once a museum archivist), it's quickly ... Read more..

John/Melville Dewey

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 Posted in just for fun | No Comments »

Unleashed recently posted a Dewey (the Library Cat) look alike contest.  Inspired me to show you all my "Dewey" -- really John Melville Dewey, a 2 year old Maine Coone. ... Read more..

Sharing Jane Hart’s Top 100 Review…

Monday, November 16th, 2009 Posted in learning spaces, teaching & learning, web 2.0 tools | No Comments »

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2009 This is a great review of tools...a few I haven't had the chance to play with yet.  Again...it can be overwhelming! View more documents from Jane ... Read more..

Newspapers 2.0

Thursday, November 12th, 2009 Posted in literacy, micro blog, observations | No Comments »

Sharing "Newspapers 2.0 ... where we should be going in high school journalism," blog entry addressing the future of journalism from the point-of-view of a 16 year old high school ... Read more..

Cliff Notes…REMIXED!

Saturday, November 7th, 2009 Posted in multiple literacies, observations, social media | 2 Comments »

Literary summaries and analyses.  In developing a library collection, teacher can't agree. For some, there is a double standard with regards to literary guides such as Blooms Literary Themes or the ... Read more..