I am very happy to announce that the third book in our award-winning “Tex the Explorer” series is finished and published! Tex the Explorer: Journey Through the Alphabet is available on Amazon. Eyen and I are really excited about this book! Tex is a young T-Rex. He loves to explore. For his birthday his parents … Continue reading Tex the Explorer: Journey Through the Alphabet
I have decided to go on a quest to scrapbook all 67 counties in my home state of Pennsylvania. This started as a way to get out and about during COVID, just something to safely do. Drive around, take some interesting photos, and go home and create a scrapbook page. It changed into a huge … Continue reading Authentic Project Ideas – What Was That?
If your goal as an educator is to engage your learners, then authentic teaching is what you want to do. It works. Why? Because your learners get to explore what interests them, within the constructs of your objectives and goals. I’ve used the analogy before, they are in the driver’s seat, but you are navigating. … Continue reading Teaching Authentically – Engaging Your Learners
On a recent drive through the country, we found this satellite dish. It is hard to tell from the picture how huge it is, I believe the area of the dish is several football fields! So, what are these dishes used for? Why are they called “satellite dishes?” How are they constructed? Are they always … Continue reading Authentic Project Ideas – Satellite Dishes