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Tongue Twister

The class has now covered Acrostic and Rhyming poems. The next lesson is about tongue twisters. We all sat over in the library corner on comfy cushions and I read the students a Dr Seuss book. We talked about different tongue twisters. … Continue reading

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Rhyming Poem

As I spoke about in my 2nd Year placement post, my 1st poetry writing lesson was creating Acrostic Poems using the students names. The next poetry lesson was about rhyming. To make this a bit easier on the students we … Continue reading

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Acrostic Poems

As I mentioned before the class created some Acrostic Poems. I’ve created this post to show you guys some of the examples of the work that they students created. I was very proud of their work. Sorry about the photos. … Continue reading

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Tougher Testing

It is being reported that the federal government has announced a proposal saying teaching applicants will have to pass interviews, aptitude tests and provide written statement on top of achieving the necessary tertiary admission scores.  Teaching students will also have to pass tests and score in the top … Continue reading

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Blogging

Well EET330 has finished up. Which means that technically so has the blog, but I think i’ll keep blogging. I’ve really enjoyed doing it. I also think it would be interesting to see how much my opinion changes over the … Continue reading

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Cross over

I have noticed that readings from other units I am taking this Trimester are making me think a bit more about apps and technology use for children in education. Nodelman and Reimer (2003, pp. 79-107) talks about assumptions adults make … Continue reading

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Cyber Bullying :-(

According to the Raising Children Network the definition of Cyber bullying is… Cyber bullying (or online bullying) is using modern communication technology to deliberately and repeatedly harass, humiliate, embarrass, torment, threaten, pick on or intimidate someone. Cyber bullying happens in … Continue reading

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