Archive for September, 2013

Using questions to guide your research…

Monday, September 30th, 2013 Posted in uncategorized | No Comments »

Consider this... topic + search  facts = report The ideas and information are not yours.  You are simply reporting out  factual information. You may learn something new, but you are simply reproducing what you ... Read more..

You Do the Fact Check!

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 Posted in literacy, uncategorized | No Comments »

  Open your mind! Each of us approach news from a point-of-view that has been formed by our backgrounds and our experiences.  Naturally, we are attracted to those stories that support the way ... Read more..

Why annotate?

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 Posted in reading | No Comments »

Do your students simply consume media?  Or, do they engage the media--the television, the movies, the radio, the magazines, the books--they encounter?  Do they question it?  Do they add their ... Read more..