The Notebook and The Ning

August 13, 2009

Here’s my current plan for using both concurrently. Hopefully there will be some good interplay between class discussions, Ning discussions, and writing in The Notebook,  that will work together to increase depth of comprehension and thinking skills. (PS This handout is almost completely stolen from Jim Burke at http://www.englishcompanion.com or http://www.englishcompanion.ning.com – Thanks!!!)

The Notebook, The Ning, and The Portfolio (adapted from Jim Burke)

Now updated to include a brief note to students to make them aware that the 3 ring binder they are using for the Notebook will be turned into a portfolio that will follow them through high school! I’m also encouraging students to feel comfortable including writing works from other classes. (I am really excited by anything interdisciplinary!)

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