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. 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..