A Scratch curriculum

I found this particularly interesting. Yes, there are all kinds of Scratch resources available if you take the time and effort to find them. Unfortunately, so many of them are single activities that have been done so many times or they're a cutesy little activity that has no beginning, middle, or end. They're neat activities … Continue reading A Scratch curriculum


This Week in Ontario Edublogs

It's been another week of great posts from Ontario Edubloggers. Look what crossed my desktop this week. Trolls Creep Into the Education Debate in Ontario From Paul McGuire, a message that I don't think should come as a surprise to anyone.  Teachers and education are always a target by those not in education.  I've mentioned … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs

Next week

Next week, December 3-9 marks yet another Hour of Code. This has been going on for a few years now.  It's an opportunity to try coding exercises in the classroom and perhaps create an interest in Computer Science. Depending on who you are, it might be: something else in education to ignore a first opportunity … Continue reading Next week