Sunday Salon

Sunday Salon: A Round-Up of Online Reading 9/7/14

Digital Learning and Teaching Chuck Frey develops a series of tweets by Howard Rheingold into a great list of tips for cultivating a Personal Learning Network. Katherine Sokolowski shares what can happen when students connect with authors on Twitter. Franki Sibberson shares some excellent ideas for introducing blogging to her students. Reading I love Gigi’s…

sit in

Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday: Sit-In 9/3/14 #nfpb2014

My favorite reading challenge is Kid Lit Frenzy’s Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge. Visit her blog to discover more wonderful nonfiction titles. Andrea Davis Pinkney’s Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down uses free verse to tell the story of four courageous African-American college students whose peaceful protest at the Woolworth’s lunch counter in…