Lesson Plan Week 7- Scranimal Poetry

Download “Scranimals Lesson” PDF Download “Scranimal Worksheet” PDF Class: Mrs. Anderson Gr. 6/7                                                 Date: November 22nd, 2017 Topic:  Poetry (Jack Prelutsky Scranimals)                        Subject:  ELA 6/7 . Scranimals Poetry   Content: Using the work of Jack Prelutsky as mentor texts students will develop an understanding rhyme scheme and simple poetry construction. While creating and … More Lesson Plan Week 7- Scranimal Poetry

Week 7- Reflection

Before: As I prepared for my lesson this week I was trying to think of another engaging way to get students writing and thinking about poetry. This week I chose to use another form of nonsense poetry. Using work by the U.S. Children’s Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky we will look at rhyme scheme and create … More Week 7- Reflection

Numeracy and Jagged Worldviews Colliding

This week’s readings challenge us to think about the Eurocentric worldview and its collision course with Indigenous worldviews in particular the way we understand numeracy. In Jagged Worldviews Colliding, Leroy Little Bear (2000) states that colonialism “tries to maintain a singular social order by means of force and law, suppressing the diversity of human worldviews. … More Numeracy and Jagged Worldviews Colliding