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Skyping an Olympic Torch Bearer

Today, thanks to the Skype in the Classroom website, my class Skyped a torch bearer from the 2012 summer Olympics.  Mr. Jon Tait   was an excellent guest speaker who shared a lot of interesting information in a kid-friendly way.  We … Continue reading

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Olympics Project: Modeling Internet Research & Encouraging Digital Citizenship

My hardworking and curious group of Grade 1s has jumped on board for our Olympics learning project.  After our Skype call launch with the OLCS Kindergartens on Tuesday, our class did some research together to answer two of their inquiry … Continue reading

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